Chicago Police Department

Recent Headlines
Logan Square »

New Logan Square Police Commander Is 8-Year Veteran of the District

After eight years in the 14th district, Captain Marc Buslik has officially taken over as Commander.

Mt. Greenwood »

Mount Greenwood Community Church Holds First Responders Service

Bagpipes, a classic police car and an antique fire truck will all be part of the recognition service.

Mt. Greenwood »

Police Officer Readies For First Stair Climb Race At One World Trade Center

Steve Coyne is raising money for an upcoming race in New York benefitting injured military veterans.

River North »

Embattled Nouveau Tavern Blames Latest Shutdown on Chicago Violence

City officials sued the proprietors of the embattled River North bar earlier this month.

Garfield Park »

Police Release Photos of Wanted Green Line Cell Phone Thieves

The teens grabbed phones from passengers sitting by the train doors and fled, cops said.

Beverly »

Comedian, WGN Sportscaster To Headline 'Get Behind The Vest' Comedy Night

A fundraiser on Saturday at Christ the King Parish will help buy bulletproof vests for police.

River North »

VIDEO: Street Brawl Breaks Out In Front of River North Piano Bar

A cellphone video shows a fight that broke out early Saturday on the 400 block of West Ontario Street.

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.