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Two Illinois sheriff's deputies were shot in suburban Holiday Hills early Thursday during a standoff, and the shooter is still on the loose, police said. More Here.
A police standoff that began in the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago with the attempted arrest of an Indianapolis shooting spree suspect ended six hours later with one man dead, the suspect in custody, and a high-ranking officer recovering from a head wound, officials said. More Here.
The Cook County Sheriff's Department is taking extreme measures to suppress gun violence in Chicago with a new Illinois law enforcement strategy that redeploys deputies from the suburbs to the city. Those deputies are going after people with arrest warrants, often for violent crimes. Read More Here.
A wanted parolee fled from East St. Louis (Ill.) police and US Marshals agents in a vehicle, striking two pedestrians and two police crusiers before being shot and wounded by officers. Read More Here.
A police officer in Hometown, Ill., has been fired days after fatally shooting a dog in front of a 6-year-old girl. Read Full Story Here.
An Illinois State Trooper is recorded by a truck driver who honked at the trooper for going over the speed limit. The video of the interaction was posted by the trucker on Youtube. Read Full Story Here.
East Peoria, Ill., Police are praising the efforts of an off-duty FBI Agent who took down a man after he opened fire in an East Peoria bar Saturday night, but authorities are still searching for what led to this tragedy. Read Story Here.
Illinois State Police have released video showing a state conservation officer shooting an Ohio man to death after the man pinned a ISP trooper between his van and another vehicle. Read Full Story Here.
Officer Tim Gramins pursued a bank robbery suspect and ended up in a deadly duel. Shots Fired article written by Dean Scoville and read by Dan Hazeltine.