Chicago Police Department

Recent Headlines
Mt. Greenwood »

Man Known as 'Potato Head' Arrested for Mount Greenwood Scam, Officials Say

Tony "Potato Head" Miller, 48, of suburban Des Plaines was arrested on Tuesday in Merrillville, Ind.

North Lawndale »

Alleged Police 'Black Site' in Homan Square to be Topic of Meeting in D.C.

Police deny Homan is a secret site but Rep. Davis and Richard Boykn will meet with the Justice Dept.

River North »

Police Issue Burglary Alert After Man in Chief Keef Gear Stole from Condos

Chicago police have issued a community alert after two burglaries were reported at Downtown towers. 

North Lawndale »

Homan Square Station Not a 'Black Site,' But Probe Needed, Official Says

Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin, who toured the site Monday, said the feds should investigate.

Belmont Cragin »

Teen Fondled Woman, Exposed Himself to Another in Belmont Cragin: Police

The two incidents on Monday prompted police to issue a community alert.

Beverly »

St. Barnabas Students 'Get Behind The Vest' To The Tune Of $2,110

Students at St. Barnabas School in Beverly are behind an effort to raise money for bulletproof vests.

Mt. Greenwood »

19th Ward Gets 'Behind The Vest' With Pancake Breakfast, Dress Down Days

The effort in a ward filled with police aims to help officers replace their aging bulletproof vests.

Humboldt Park »

Humboldt Park Robberies Prompt Police Warning

The robberies occurred in January and February, officials said.

South Loop »

South Loop Robbery Suspect Arrested Amid More Foot Patrols, Police Say

More officers are patrolling the South Loop after an uptick in robberies this month, police said.

West Ridge »

West Ridge Homeowners Warned of Garage Burglaries

Four incidents were reported, police said.

Austin »

Police Warn Austin Residents of Robberies in Area

The robberies occurred in January, according to a community alert.

Hyde Park »

Man Behind Nine Robberies in Hyde Park Captured, Police Say

Tommy Langston, 21, was charged with nine counts of robbery between September and November.

Austin »

Thieves Targeted Manufacturing Business in Austin, Police Say

The thefts occurred in December, according to officials.

Humboldt Park »

People Selling, Buying Electronics Via Social Media Getting Robbed: Cops

Thieves rob the victims after meeting offline, in the victim's car.