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Video: Rookie Chicago Officer Rescues Dog from Lake Michigan

June 16, 2017
A dog fell into Lake Michigan Tuesday morning and struggled to get back up onto land. Luckily, a Chicago police officer got there just in time.

Activists Sue to Force Chicago PD into Court Supervised Reform

June 16, 2017
About 15 lawyers from Chicago and New York filed the lawsuit Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Chicago on behalf of six plaintiffs who allege they were victims of excessive force and other abuses at the hands of Chicago police. The plaintiffs also include groups such as Black Lives Matter Chicago.

Rookie Chicago Officer Rescues Dog from Lake Michigan

June 14, 2017
A dog fell into Lake Michigan Tuesday morning and struggled to get back up onto land. Luckily, a Chicago police officer got there just in time.

Chicago PD Asking Officers to Design Look of New Patrol Vehicles

June 13, 2017
The Chicago Police Department, seeking a fresh look for its patrol vehicles, is asking officers for proposals to redesign the layout of the words, images, and colors on the outside of its newer cars.

Parolee Charged With Shooting Chicago Police Officer in the Hand

June 7, 2017
A 32-year-old man was ordered held without bail Tuesday on charges of attempted murder of a police officer and aggravated battery, and the police officer he reportedly shot in the hand will require multiple surgeries to repair "shattered bones."

Crowd at Chicago Murder Asks Police, “Where Were You?”

June 6, 2017
The sun was setting Monday night as a crowd gathered around the body of the young man lying on a South Side Chicago sidewalk, a blue blanket covering everything but his white sneakers.

Source: Chicago, Federal Government Draft Police Reform Deal

June 5, 2017
The city of Chicago and the U.S. Justice Department have negotiated a draft agreement that calls for an independent monitor to oversee police department reforms, though it is unclear if there will be court oversight at some stage in the future, an official in Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration said.

Chicago Officer was Shot in “Heart Area of Vest”

June 1, 2017
The officer chased Eaton as she ran, clutching a pistol on her left side; the second officer drove alongside them in the SUV. She reportedly fired at one of the officers striking him in the “heart area” of the vest.

New City Program Could Help Chicago Officers Buy Homes in "Challenging" Neighborhoods

May 26, 2017
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday took a page out of former Mayor Richard M. Daley’s playbook, creating a $3 million program to help up to 100 police officers, firefighters and paramedics purchase homes in “targeted” Chicago neighborhoods.

Chicago Police Adopt De-Escalation in Sweeping Change to Use-Of-Force Policy

May 18, 2017
The Chicago Police Department announced Wednesday a sweeping change to its use-of-force policy, embracing the concept of de-escalation during critical incidents.

Chicago PD Announces Use-of-Force Policy Changes

May 16, 2017
Chicago Police officials on Wednesday announced policy changes intended to reduce use of force, particularly deadly force.

Hundreds of Chicago Jail Guards Called in Sick Sunday for Mother's Day

May 15, 2017
More than 200 jail officers in Cook County, IL, called in sick Sunday, forcing the facility to be placed on lockdown, officials said.

Chicago PD Warns Officers About Gangs with Rifles

May 9, 2017
The Chicago Police Department warned its officers Monday about gangs armed with rifles, after three people were shot to death over the weekend and two officers were targeted in an ambush last week.

Reputed Gang Member Charged in Shooting of 2 Chicago Officers

May 8, 2017
A reputed gang member has been charged for his alleged role in the shooting of two plainclothes Chicago police officers earlier this week in the South Side's Back of the Yards neighborhood.

Aldermen Pushing for More Chicago Police to Have Rifles

May 5, 2017
The shooting of two plainclothes officers with a high-powered rifle this week was a chilling reminder of something Chicago police have long said: They are outgunned by the city's gangs.

Wounded Chicago Officers Were Hit with Rifle Fire in Area Where Gangs are Known to Use Long Guns

May 4, 2017
Investigators have seized a rifle believed to have been used in the attack, along with a handgun. They also arrested three people and were searching for others, according to police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi.

2 Chicago Officers Shot in 'Targeted' Attack; Manhunt Underway

May 3, 2017
A manhunt is underway in Chicago after two on-duty police officers were shot and wounded by an at-large gunman who fired "indiscriminately" in what is thought to be a targeted attack.

Columbia Southern University Scholarship to Help Illinois Mom Bring Out Best in Others

April 19, 2017
Chacon of Dixon, IL, was recently awarded a Hero Behind the Hero Scholarship from Columbia Southern University (CSU) in Orange Beach, AL.

Critic of Police Reform in Chicago Elected Union President

April 12, 2017
A challenger beat the incumbent president of Chicago's largest police union Wednesday in a contentious election that could sway the future of the police department.

The Liability Plague

April 7, 2017

With the money they lose to lawsuits law enforcement agencies could hire more officers, field better equipment, and offer more comprehensive training.

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