Proud Boys Convictions May Counter Extremist Law Enforcement Infiltration
The lack of a formal domestic terror designation demonstrably hinders efforts to remove individuals affiliated with such groups from law enforcement.
Chicago police swarm Trump Tower
Police officers and SWAT team units surrounded Trump Tower on Wednesday afternoon.
Brandon Johnson's win in Chicago gives progressives something to celebrate
Brandon Johnson ran on more progressive policies than his political opponent, showing that Chicago still wants to pursue a progressive agenda.
Chicago faces historic cop "exodus" if Progressive wins mayor: Union Chief
"If this guy gets in we're going to see an exodus like we've never seen before," John Catanzara, president of Chicago's Lodge 7 of the Fraternal Order of Police said.
Woman defends herself with concealed-carry gun, shoots would-be carjacker
Police said three of the attempted carjackers got away, while the woman shot a fourth person in the head.
Gun Violence, Community Violence Intervention, and Policing
We have an opportunity to fight gun violence, but to do it, we need to make community violence intervention programs a core pillar of America's public safety strategy.
Man Allegedly Points Gun at Reporter During Segment on Gun Violence
"The offender brandished a suspect firearm and pointed it in the direction of the victims and fled the scene on foot," said Chicago Police.
Man Allegedly Hopped Airport Fence, Took Off Clothes to Climb on Plane Wing
"He's out here in front of the jet, looks like he's trying to get in," air traffic control audio said.
Teen Kills News Station Security Guard at Gas Pump
Salena Claybourne was the mother of two teenage daughters not much younger than the teen who shot and killed her.
Two Teens, One Wearing Monitoring Ankle Bracelet, Charged in Shooting Death
Last year marked the deadliest year for gun violence in Chicago on record, and privately funded anti-violence programs aren't solving the problem.
Over $55,000 Raised for Family of Girl, 8, Shot Dead While Walking With Mom
The child and her mother moved to the U.S. from Mexico last summer, the fundraiser's organizer said.
Woman in Botched Police Raid Says She'd Prefer Officers Fired Over $2.9M
"There's no amount of money that will right this wrong," Anjanette Young told Gayle King about being handcuffed naked during a botched police raid.
Pregnant Mom Shot and Killed by Two Gunmen While She Sat in Parked Car
Derricka Patrick, 29, was shot and killed outside her home in Englewood, Chicago. She is survived by her 9-year-old daughter.
Woman Handcuffed While Naked During Botched Raid to Get $2.9M From Chicago
A Chicago City Council committee recommended a multimillion-dollar settlement for Anjanette Young, which the full council will consider on Wednesday.
Chicago Police Union Head to Retire, Cites 'Farce' of Disciplinary Hearing
"I will have my vindication when I tell her (Mayor Lightfoot) to get the hell out of my office and give me the keys in 2023," John Catanzara said.
Lori Lightfoot's Feud With Chicago Police Heats Up Over Vaccine Mandate
The mayor said the police union leader "is encouraging an unlawful strike and work stoppage which carries the potential to undermine public safety."
Woman Stabs Man After He Asked Her to Wear Mask Inside Store
The victim was attacked in a Chicago shop after reportedly attempting to enforce Illinois' indoors coronavirus mask mandate.
Man in McDonald's Suddenly Stabbed Multiple Times by Stranger—Police
A 32-year-old man was stabbed several times in the arm, hip and chest, after being approached by an unknown male, according to police.
7-Year-Old Killed, 50 Others Shot During Violent Weekend in Chicago
"The 6-year-old is fighting for her life at this time," McDermott said.
Chicago Police Officer Arrested for 2020 Shooting of Ariel Roman
The two officers involved in the nonfatal shooting both face disciplinary action and potential dismissal from the police force.
Firefighter-EMT Charged With Rape Still on Active Duty
Erik Zuma, who has been charged with five felony counts but has yet to enter a plea, remains at work for Chicago Fire Department, according to a local TV station.
20 Shot, 3 Killed Overnight in 4 Separate Chicago Shootings
The Chicago Police Department announced a new team of officers that will target gun trafficking as part of anti-violence efforts.
Chicago Rapper KTS Dre Shot 64 Times Moments After Jail Release
Two women in the vicinity were also shot when KTS Dre, real name Londre Sylvester, was fatally shot by unknown assailants.
Lori Lightfoot Faces a Crisis of Credibility in Chicago
Lori Lightfoot won a historic victory after a mayoral campaign that focused on police accountability and reform. Critics say she has failed to live up to her promises.
Police Officer Fired 11 Years After Lying About Shooting Partner in Head
The attorney for former officer Michael LaPorta called the decision "a small measure of justice."
Illinois Man Charged With 'Intentionally' Driving Truck Into Chicago Picnic
Timothy Nielsen, 57, was arrested Saturday and faces charges of attempted murder after he "intentionally jumped a curb in his vehicle and drove at a group of pedestrians gathered for a picnic," police said.
Man Who Killed 7-Year-Old at McDonald's Drive-Thru Faced Other Felonies
Marion Lewis is the 18th person in Chicago to be charged with killing, trying to kill or shooting someone this year while awaiting trial on other felony charges, according to neighborhood public safety news outlet CWB Chicago.
Eric Stillman Identified as Chicago Officer Who Shot Adam Toledo
Police reports name the officer who killed the 13-year-old
Chicago Police Shoot and Kill 13-Year-Old, Family Demands Justice
According to a press release issued by the Chicago Police Department, the incident occurred on Monday, at approximately 2:36 a.m. local time when officers responded to a "ShotSpotter alert of multiple shots fired in the 2300 block of S. Sawyer."
Eight People Shot in Chicago's South Side, Over 150 Shootings This Month
According to the report, several weapons were recovered on the scene by police, but there is no one in custody. Chicago Police Department Area One Detectives are continuing to investigate the situation.