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Three Chicago Officers Stripped of Powers for On-Duty Sex

April 3, 2011
The initial two officers noticed the woman on Wednesday walking and crying. The officers apparently gave her a ride in their marked Chevy Tahoe SUV, and she reported having sex with one in the passenger seat. The three officers apparently went into the woman's apartment, played strip poker, and had sex with the woman.

Philly's Top Cop Considers Chicago Job

March 18, 2011
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey acknowledged that he would seriously consider accepting the post of superintendent of the Chicago Police Department if the position were offered.

Chicago Allows Citizens To Text Photos, Video To 911

March 16, 2011
The images are sent to the Chicago Police Department's crime-prevention information center, which reviews them to see whether they should be distributed to first responders or detectives investigating the incident.

Chicago FOP Elects New President

March 5, 2011
Officer Mike Shields replaces outgoing president Mark Donahue on April 5. He is currently a trustee of the police officers' pension fund.

Chicago's Top Cop Departs, Former Supt. Takes Interim Job

March 2, 2011
Weis resigned a day before the end of his contract; he took over leadership of the department in 2008 as a former FBI agent and Florida native who improved the agency's image yet strained relationships with rank-and-file officers.

ACLU To Chicago: Stop Adding Surveillance Cameras

February 8, 2011
The American Civil Liberties Union issued a report today calling on Chicago city leaders to stop adding to the network of video surveillance cameras accessible to the police department.

Chicago Man Shot After Attempting To Run Down Officer

January 2, 2011
A 29-year-old Southside man was fatally shot by a Chicago Police officer he had attempted to run down after a vehicle stop in a high-crime neighborhood.

Police: Gang-Affiliated Teen Murdered Chicago SWAT Officer To Steal Guns

December 30, 2010
Bernard Williams, who is affiliated with the Gangster Disciples, is the brother of a 25-year-old woman Officer David Blake was dating at the time. Police say Williams lured the officer to a dirt alleyway to apparently talk about moving in with him

LEO Duty Deaths Jump 37 Percent

December 28, 2010
Line-of-duty deaths surged nearly 40 percent; firearms-related killings increased by more than 20 percent for a second year in a row.

Chicago Police Expand Video Surveillence With Wireless Routers

December 26, 2010
The Chicago Police Department will further expand its video surveillance system coverage using SpeedLAN 9200 outdoor wireless routers by wireless network solutions provider Mountain Secure Systems.

Trespassing Suspect Arrested After Causing Officer to TASER Himself

December 6, 2010
A woman who scuffled with officers who had followed her into a Chicago home caused an officer to stun himself, after being struck in the pinky finger with one of the probes

19-Year-Old Parolee Charged In Chicago Duty Death

November 29, 2010
Timothy Herring Jr. is being held for the fatal shooting of Chicago PD evidence technician Michael Flisk and former Chicago Housing Authority police officer Stephen Peters.

Slain Chicago SWAT Officer Memorialized

November 29, 2010
Officer David Blake, 45, was found Nov. 22 dead with multiple gunshot wounds inside his SUV in the 2900 block of West Seipp Street, several miles from his home. A cigarette was dangling from his mouth. The vehicle's windows were up, suggesting the shots were fired from inside, several sources have told the Tribune.

Chicago Cop Slain Investigating Auto Break-in

November 26, 2010
The body of Officer Michael Flisk, 46, was found in a South Side alley along with the 44-year-old man who had called in the attempted burglary.

Chicago SWAT Veteran Found Slain In SUV

November 23, 2010
Officer David Blake was found unresponsive with a gunshot wound at about 6:30 p.m. Monday in his vehicle parked in the Southwest side of the city. His service weapon was found inside the vehicle, indicating he was shot be someone inside the SUV with him.

Chicago PD Raises Minimum Eligibility Age to 25

October 29, 2010
Applicants must now be 25 to take the police entrance exam with the exception of military veterans who have served at least three consecutive years of active duty. They can still apply after they turn 21.

Chicago Police Recruit Good Samaritan Hospitalized

October 22, 2010
The recruit's condition is not life threatening, and he was taken to John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County for head trauma.

FOP Rips Chicago's Top Cop for Exposing Abuse Probe

October 18, 2010
On Monday, Superintendent Jody Weis revealed that seven Chicago PD officers have now been stripped of their police powers in a growing investigation of the alleged beating of a suspect in custody.

Chicago Police Display Honors 100 Years of Fallen Officers

October 14, 2010
The department has been adding the names and star badges of fallen officers to the public memorial for 100 years.

Chicago PD's 200 Cops Won't Cover Attrition

October 12, 2010
The two new classes will not be enough to keep pace with the "natural rate of attrition" that prompted 358 officers to retire during the first six months of this year, according to the FOP.
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