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Chicago Police, FBI Investigate to Determine If...

The Chicago Police Department is revisiting the unsolved killings of more than 50 women across the city since 2001, facing pressure from community activists...

Father Feared He Would Be Shot If...

The "disturbing" encounter unfolded Tuesday, Jan. 29, at John Marshall Metropolitan High School as student Dnigma Howard was being escorted out of the building by...

Judge Approves Chicago’s Court-Monitored Police Reforms to...

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday approved a far-reaching plan for court-supervised reforms of the Chicago Police Department, nearly two years after...

Chicago Boy Missing Overnight Back With Family,...

A young boy from Chicago who went missing on Tuesday is now safe after he did not come home from school. On Wednesday, the Chicago...

Chicago Cop Under Investigation for Striking 16-Year-Old...

A Chicago police officer is being probed by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability after repeatedly banging a 16-year-old with a pair of handcuffs last...

Chicago State’s Attorney’s Actions Lead to Fresh...

Illinois officials tossed out drug convictions of seven more men after scoundrel officers of the Chicago Police Department planted narcotics on them. Cook County State's...

Chicago Police Board Clears Officer In Deadly...

A Chicago policeman will face zero disciplinary action after the Chicago Police Board voted 5-3 Thursday to clear the cop of all wrongdoing in...

Father-Son Witnesses Detail the Challenge of Exposing...

A father headed to the hospital with his son recalled the night four years ago when they became witnesses to an officer-involved shooting, looking...

Trump Calls On Chicago To Embrace Stop-and-Frisk...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump drew an enthusiastic response from a law-and-order crowd Monday, advocating the use of "stop and frisk" policing...

Wife of Chicago Cop Who Emptied Clip...

The wife of embattled Chicago cop Jason Van Dyke insists her husband is no murderer and that the city is using him as a...

Prosecutors Refuse to Call Laquan McDonald a...

A Cook County judge agreed to a prosecutors' argument to ban the word "victim" in the case of Laquan McDonald and Jason Van Dyke. Van...

Chicago to Deploy 430 to 600 Additional...

In response to the most violent weekend in Chicago since 2016, police Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced plans to deploy additional officers to the neighborhoods...

‘Y’all Dirty, Man’ Chicago Residents Confront Police...

An alleged "bait truck" filled with Nike shoes aimed at luring potential thieves has locals of a Black Chicago neighborhood up in arms. Video shared...

Chicago Police Falsely ID Thousands as Gang...

CHICAGO (AP) — Civil rights groups filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that the Chicago Police Department relies on an error-plagued database that names up...

Disappearance of Yet Another Black Chicago Teen...

Chicago's West Side community is on edge after yet another Black teen girl disappeared without a trace, making her the latest in a string...

10-Year-Old Chicago Boy May Be ‘Scarred for...

Chicago police are investigating cellphone video of a 10-year-old boy being handcuffed and detained by officers in what his family believes was a case...

Chicago Sees Drop In Shootings, Murders for...

Incidents of murder and shootings continue to fall in Chicago, according to crime figures released by the Chicago Police Department on Sunday. March marked the...

Coincidence? Chicago Cops Arrest Single Black Teen...

A Chicago high school walkout against gun violence was interrupted Wednesday after police arrested a single teen out of a large group of students...

When It Snows, Chicago Police Are Skipping...

Residents of Chicago's South Side neighborhoods are hit with a disproportionate amount of weather–related tickets compared to wealthier neighborhoods across the city, according to...

Chicago Activists Say Development in the Black...

The community of West Garfield Park in Chicago desperately needs resources and investment. Consistently one of the highest crime areas in the city, denizens...

Chicago Policemen to be Reprimanded After Kneeling...

Two Chicago police officers face disciplinary action after posing for a photo that shows them taking a knee seemingly in support of NFL players'...