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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.

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. Read More Here.

Officer Accused of Pulling Over Bus to Give Son Lunch

November 17, 2014
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is reportedly investigating a complaint alleging that an officer pulled over a school bus outside his jurisdiction to give his son lunch.

Man Charged with Shooting Off-Duty Chicago Officer and Her Daughter

November 13, 2014

Authorities allege Gates shot the 49-year-old officer in the face, neck and forearms and her daughter in the thigh. He then took the 2-year-old son he had with the officer’s daughter, but that child was later recovered unharmed, police said. The officer is in critical but stable condition. More Here.

Video: Man Charged with Shooting Off-Duty Chicago Officer and Her Daughter

November 13, 2014
Anthony Gates, 28, faces two counts of first-degree attempted murder and two counts of aggravated battery with a firearm, according to a statement from the Chicago Police Department.

Off-Duty Chicago Sergeant Beaten, Robbed

November 3, 2014
Police reported several members of the group hit the sergeant and knocked him to the ground. When the sergeant's colleagues intervened, the attackers fled in a Buick Rendezvous after taking the sergeant's gun, police said.

2 in Speeding Car Killed, Chicago PD Sergeant Hurt in Crash

October 20, 2014
A car was speeding west in the 4000 block of West Ogden Avenue about 11 p.m. when the vehicle struck the back of a squad car and then crashed into a building, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

Illinois Man Captured, Held on $1M Bond in Shooting of 2 Deputies

October 17, 2014
Peters, a 52-year-old military veteran, is charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery/discharge of a firearm in connection with the shooting of two McHenry County sheriff's deputies.

Man Fleeing Police Ran Part of Chicago Marathon

October 16, 2014
Officers chased the man and tackled him to the ground, according to Chicago police. While arresting the man, police say, officers discovered he was carrying illegal drugs.

2 Illinois Deputies Shot at Domestic, Suspect at Large

October 16, 2014

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.

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