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Police Board fires cops for conduct seen on gang video
May. 11, 2013
The Chicago Police Board dismisses two officers for conduct captured on a 2011 recording.
'Gun offender registry' expands
Mar. 7, 2013
Gun offenders in Chicago could soon be required to provide police with personal information including their photos and addresses as early as next month.
Fate of Chicago cops on gang video now up to Police Board
Feb. 13, 2013
Based on the recording, Chicago Supt. Garry McCarthy wants the two officers fired.
Neighborhood leader to testify for cops caught on gang video
Feb. 12, 2013
Two Chicago police officers facing dismissal charges could get a boost Wednesday from a character witness who once trained young people how to file reports on abusive cops.
Mayor: Longer sentences for gun crimes
Feb. 11, 2013
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is pushing for a new Illinois state law that would require longer sentences for people caught carrying guns illegally.
Crunching the numbers on Lakeview crime
Feb. 7, 2013
Police have a new “Entertainment Detail” to patrol the Lakeview's vibrant nightlife scene. But how bad is crime in an area that has shootings and homicides in the single digits?
Cops on gang video: ‘We were giving youth a ride home’
Feb. 6, 2013
Two Chicago officers took the witness stand Wednesday as the Police Board began a hearing in their dismissal case.
Cops caught on gang video to defend themselves
Feb. 5, 2013
Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy wants the two officers dismissed and accuses them of unlawfully restraining a man in Logan Square.
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