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Chicago Police Shooting

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Chicago Police Plan To Listen After Officer Acquitted In Death Of Unarmed Woman

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bellware | Posted 04.30.2015 | Black Voices

Hoping to mend the tattered relationship between the police department and Chicago's minority communities, the city's top cop announced plans Tuesday ...

Officers Fatally Shoot Man Who Stabbed Cop In The Face

Posted 10.23.2013 | Chicago

Chicago police fatally shot a knife-wielding man inside a South Side home in Roseland Tuesday night after the man reportedly stabbed a sergeant in the...

Cop Aiming For 'Vicious' Dog Also Shoots Fellow Officer

Posted 05.08.2013 | Chicago

A Chicago cop taking aim at a "vicious dog" allegedly charging towards him struck the animal with a bullet — and a fellow officer in the process. ...

Police Fatally Shoot Man In Garfield Park Apartment

Posted 03.14.2013 | Chicago

While responding to an early morning distress call in Garfield Park Thursday, Chicago police fatally shot a man allegedly armed with a semi-automatic ...

Off-Duty Police Officer Shoots Couple

Posted 03.21.2012 | Chicago

An off-duty Chicago police officer early Wednesday allegedly shot two individuals, injuring one of them critically, in the city's Lawndale neighborhoo...

Family Of Unarmed Man Shot By Cop Gets $3 Million, Disturbing Incident Was Caught On Tape

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In recent years, several high-profile cases of Chicago police brutality have come to light. Some officers involved in these videotaped beatings or inc...

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Fatally Shot On Southwest Side

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATED STORY 7:57 a.m. 11/24/10 An off-duty Chicago police officer was found fatally shot in his vehicle on the Southwest Side Monday night. Accor...

Teen Shot, Killed By Police After Gunfire Exchange

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

An 18-year-old man has died from his injuries after being shot and seriously wounded in an incident Saturday night that involved an exchange of gunfir...

Family Of William Hardy, Victim Of Police Shooting, Claims He Was Shot In The Back

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago police say they shot and killed a man on the Northwest Side after he aimed a gun at them, but family and friends deny the account and say the ...

Two Men In Custody In Fatal Shooting Of Police Officer Alejandro 'Alex' Valadez

NBC Chicago | Peggy Cassidy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Two men were arrested in the killing of Chicago Police Officer Alejandro Valadez early Monday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side....

Two Charged In Murder Of Chicago Cop Alejandro Valadez (VIDEO)

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Two men have been charged in the shooting death of a plainclothes Chicago police officer as he investigated reports of gunfire on the ...

Police Officer Alejandro 'Alex' Valadez Dies After Being Shot In The Head While On Duty

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE 5:55 P.M. CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago police today identified 27-year-old Alejandro "Alex" Valadez as the plainclothes officer who was shot and ki...

Michigan Avenue Shooting: Cops Shoot Woman Suspected In Gold Coast Robberies

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- A woman has been shot along Chicago's bustling Michigan Avenue during a midday struggle with police. Chicago police say officers were...