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New Chicago Policy: No Visible Tattoos, No Ball Caps

June 9, 2015
Chicago police officers will be required to cover their tattoos while working, according to a new directive issued this week.

National Police Credit Union for FOP Members Opens

May 14, 2015
A marketing division of CPFCU, NPCU is the only national full-service credit union created solely to serve the financial needs of all Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) members and their families across the country in order to help them realize their life’s goals.

Off-duty Officer Shot in Chicago

May 4, 2015
An off-duty Oak Park, Ill., police officer was shot early Sunday on Chicago's South Side in what may have been a robbery attempt.

Video: Chicago Officer Not Guilty in Shooting of Unarmed Woman

April 21, 2015
A judge found a Chicago police officer not guilty on charges he shot and killed Rekia Boyd, a 22-year-old unarmed woman. The officer was off-duty when he opened fire during a confrontation with a group of people three years ago.

Chicago Officer Not Guilty in Shooting of Unarmed Woman

April 21, 2015

A judge found a Chicago police officer not guilty on charges he shot and killed Rekia Boyd, a 22-year-old unarmed woman. The officer was off-duty when he opened fire during a confrontation with a group of people three years ago. More Here.

Video: Illinois Officer, Gunman Shot During Search Warrant Service

April 16, 2015
A police officer and suspect were wounded when they were shot in a struggle for a gun as a cybercrimes team served a search warrant at a home in Edwardsville, Ill., Wednesday morning.

Illinois Officer, Gunman Shot During Search Warrant Service

April 16, 2015

A police officer and suspect were wounded when they were shot in a struggle for a gun as a cybercrimes team served a search warrant at a home in Edwardsville, Ill., Wednesday morning. More Here.

Illinois Teen Shot, Killed by Police After Ripping Off Illegal Gun Dealer and Running Away with Stolen Handgun

April 7, 2015
A fight ensued and the gun discharged into the ground. Peet let go of the handgun when he heard police coming and saw officers running after Howell, who still had the gun, according to the statement. Peet also heard the officers give Howell commands and heard the gunshots.

Former Officers Protecting Medical Marijuana Industry in Illinois

April 7, 2015
As police officers, part of their jobs was to put away drug sellers and users. Now, former law enforcement officials are doing private security work for Illinois' now-legal medical marijuana industry.

Paralyzed Illinois Officer Dies 10 Years After Suffering Injuries Breaking Up Fight

March 23, 2015
Patrolman George Nissen of the Stone Park (Ill.) Police Department succumbed to injuries sustained 10 years earlier when he was assaulted while attempting to break up a large fight on Feb. 13, 2005.

Man Grabs Chicago Officer's Gun

February 17, 2015
A Chicago man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder after police say he fired a gun at police Saturday evening while two officers were arresting him for shoplifting.

Man Gets 23 Years for Killing His Chicago Police Officer Grandmother

February 12, 2015
Perkins, now 19, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of first-degree murder at a hearing before Judge Clayton Crane, who handed down the 23-year sentence, court records show.

Illinois Officer Acquitted in Killing of 95-Year-Old Man

February 5, 2015
A suburban Chicago police officer was acquitted Wednesday in the death of a 95-year-old World War II veteran whom he shot with a beanbag gun at an assisted living facility.

Chicago Officer Rescues Man from Lake Michigan

January 19, 2015
A Chicago police officer rescued a man from Lake Michigan, just minutes before the man sank into the freezing water.

Chicago Police Wife and Son Hand Out Thank You Gifts to Officers

December 24, 2014
She went on social media and promoted the project and word spread. She received product donations, including dog treats for police K-9s, and monetary contributions and was able to distribute the gifts last weekend. Some of the items that officers received in the gift packages included foot and hand warmers and gift cards for coffee.

3 Chicago Officers Seriously Injured in Squad Car Crash

December 11, 2014

Three Chicago police officers were seriously hurt when their marked squad car was hit by another car in the Gresham neighborhood, according to police and witnesses. A passenger in the other car was also injured in the crash, which occurred about 8:20 p.m. Wednesday. More Here.

Illinois Officer Dies of "Medical Event" at Roll Call

December 11, 2014
Officer Owen Masterton, a 19-year veteran of the Glenview force, suffered a medical event while in roll call at the Glenview Police Station, police spokesman Sgt. Patrick Schuster said Tuesday.

Video: 3 Chicago Officers Seriously Injured in Squad Car Crash

December 11, 2014
Three Chicago police officers were seriously hurt when their marked squad car was hit by another car in the Gresham neighborhood, according to police and witnesses. A passenger in the other car was also injured in the crash, which occurred about 8:20 p.m. Wednesday.

One in Custody After DEA Agent Hit by Suspect's Car

December 8, 2014
At least one man was in custody after a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration special agent suffered a head injury and a broken leg when he was hit by a suspect's car in the Ashburn neighborhood of Chicago Sunday afternoon, police said.

Video: Suburban Chicago Officers Shoot, Kill Man in ER

November 20, 2014
Two hours after arriving at the hospital, staff members say they were trying to get Anderson to change into a hospital gown when he became agitated. His daughter was being assessed for a head wound they say, and he wasn’t happy with the care they were getting. Anderson became loud and abusive, then pulled a handgun from his waistband.
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