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Pullman »

Chicago's Newest Police Horse Sculpture to be 'Biggest Kegger in the City'

Pullman artist Chris Campagna made a horse of a different color: beer colors. And it has two taps.

Rogers Park »

United Nations To Hear Activists' Report on Alleged Abuse by Chicago Police

Eight Chicagoans are headed to Switzerland next month to report to the U.N. Committee Against Torture.

Bronzeville »

Chicago Police Receive $1 Million for Replacement Bulletproof Vests

Currently, Chicago Police officers are expected to buy replacement vests themselves.

Jefferson Park »

Man Found Dead in Jefferson Park Was Beaten, Strangled: Officials

A person is in custody in connection with the murder, a police source said Thursday morning.  

Jefferson Park »

Man Found Dead Near Jefferson Park Transit Center, Police Say

Police are conducting a death investigation after a man was found dead Tuesday, officials said.

Downtown »

Rahm Boosts Bike Cop Budget, Says Mobile Officers 'More Approachable'

Mayor Rahm Emanuel scheduled his annual budget address for Wednesday.

Beverly »

Father, Son Team Up to Run Chicago Marathon for Police Memorial Foundation

Donald and Don Larisey will have 26.2 miles of father-son bonding on Sunday at the Chicago Marathon.

Downtown »

Mother of Roshad McIntosh Leads Protest Over Son's Killing by Police

As in Ferguson, Mo., protesters sought the name of the officer who shot and killed the teenager.

Downtown »

$1.25 Million Payout to Mom of Man Shot by Police Gets Council Committee OK

Video shows an unarmed Jamaal Moore was shot while running away from an officer, a city attorney said.

Downtown »

City Mulls $1.25M Settlement in Police Shooting Death That Sparked Melee

Jamaal Moore was killed by police, who thought he was carrying a gun that turned out to be a flashlight.

Irving Park »

Did You Know Bike Lights are the Law? Get One for Free in Irving Park

CDOT and police officers will be handing out free bike lights Thursday and enforcing the law.

Chatham »

Thomas Wortham, Slain Chicago Police Officer, Remembered With Youth Campout

Chicago police officer Thomas Wortham IV was murdered inside Nat King Cole Park in Chatham.

West Rogers Park »

Chicago Police To Take On Young All-Stars in Baseball Game

The annual scrimmage pits a team of many gang-affiliated youths against Chicago's Finest.

Bridgeport »

'National Night Out' at Deering Station Aims to Unite Police, Residents

The outreach effort brings police and residents together in a show of solidarity.