WBEZ | stalking http://www.wbez.org/tags/stalking Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Probe into police chief stalking charge ends http://www.wbez.org/news/probe-police-chief-stalking-charge-ends-104927 <p><p>SCHAUMBURG, Ill.&nbsp; &mdash; The Cook County state&#39;s attorney&#39;s office has ended its investigation into allegations a suburban Chicago police chief stalked his estranged ex-girlfriend.</p><p>The 10-month investigation of Schaumburg Police Chief Brian Howerton was closed with no criminal charges being filed.</p><p>Schaumburg Village Manager Ken Fritz says a letter from prosecutors indicates the state&#39;s attorney&#39;s office cannot determine whether the Howerton&#39;s alleged behavior was appropriate or professional, only that it was not criminal.</p><p>Dawn Davis claimed Howerton abused his authority as police chief before and after their 18-month relationship. Neither Davis nor her attorney could be immediately reached for comment Monday.</p><p>Howerton said Monday he could not comment until the village&#39;s internal investigation has ended.</p></p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 08:34:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/news/probe-police-chief-stalking-charge-ends-104927