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Police Continue Search For Cop's Killer As Loved Ones Say Goodbye

Posted 01.05.2012 | Chicago

Update: The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that police are questioning three suspects in Officer Clifton Lewis' murder Thursday afternoon. Read more h...

Search For Cop's Killer Continues As Family Mourns

Posted 01.03.2012 | Chicago

As authorities continue their search for the killer of Chicago Police Officer Clifton Lewis, his heartbroken family is making plans for his funeral. ...

Family: Slain Chicago Officer Was Devoted To Grandson Accused In Her Murder

AP | By DON BABWIN and SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 01.07.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Hester Scott's family members begged the Chicago police officer to have her troubled teenage grandson committed to an institution. When th...

Jury Convicts Man In Murder Of Chicago Police Officer

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 11.29.2011 | Chicago

Shawn Gaston was itching for vengeance when he opened fire on a pair of men standing in a vacant Englewood lot two years ago. On Wednesday, it was ...

Inmate Charged With Killing Chicago Police Officer

Posted 09.26.2011 | Chicago

Last July, Chicago Police Officer Michael Bailey was fatally shot during an apparent botched robbery attempt outside his South Side home. Bailey, 62, ...

Chicago Police Officer Shot and Killed on South Side, Homeowner Also Slain

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago police officer was killed this afternoon in the South Chicago neighborhood along with another victim. The police evidence technician was ...

Teen Charged In Murder Of Chicago Police Officer

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago teenager was charged Wednesday in the murder of off-duty Chicago Police Officer David Blake, who was found fatally shot in his SUV last mont...

19-Year-Old Parolee Charged In Chicago Cop's Murder

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A 19-year-old parolee has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of Chicago Police Officer Michael Flisk and a former Chicago Ho...

Man Questioned In Slaying Of Chicago Police Officer, Hefty Reward Offered

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A teenager is being questioned Monday in the slaying of Chicago Police Officer Michael Flisk and a former Chicago Housing Authority cop, who were kill...

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...

Family Of Murdered Police Officer Moves Out Of Park Manor Home

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The family of slain Chicago police officer Michael Bailey on Thursday packed up their belongings, boarded up the windows, slapped a padlock on the fro...

Michael Bailey Funeral Held On South Side: CPD Honors 'Jewel Of A Human Being'

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Mourners packed into St. Sabina church on the South Side this morning for the funeral of Chicago Police Officer Michael Bailey, gunned down as he retu...

Slain Officer Remembered By Colleagues

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Aaron Vincent, 11, looked at a line of officers queuing up for a last visit with Thor Soderberg -- the Chicago Police officer fatally shot with his ow...

Bryant Brewer, Convicted Felon, Charged In Murder Of Chicago Police Officer

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Charges have been approved in the murder of a Chicago Police officer who was shot and killed with his own weapon Wednesday afternoon during a struggle...

Third Suspect Charged In Murder Of Chicago Police Officer

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A third man has been charged with murder in the slaying last month of Chicago Police Officer Thomas Wortham IV. Marcus Floyd, 19, of the 3100 block...

Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Shot And Killed In Front Of His Home

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicago officials say an off-duty police officer killed outside his home was less than a month from retiring. Officer Michael Bailey ...

Chicago Violence Shows No Sign Of Slowing Down In July: More Than 220 Murders Since January

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On Wednesday, Chicago police officer Thor Soderberg was killed with his own weapon on the South Side. Soderberg, 43, was a police academy instructor...

Chicago Police Officer Fatally Shot On South Side

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago Police officer -- an academy instructor who volunteered his time by serving as a guide to a blind triathlete -- was shot and killed with his...

Steven Lee, Brother Of Slain Chicago Police Officer, Killed Leaving Birthday Party

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The brother of a murdered Chicago cop was gunned down Sunday morning as he made his way home from his 33rd birthday party. Parents Anna and Bobby L...

Thomas Wortham, Chicago Police Officer And Iraq War Veteran, Killed In Robbery Attempt

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A 30-year-old Chicago police officer who recently returned from a tour of duty in Iraq was shot and killed when several people approac...

Funeral For Sgt. Alan Haymaker Set For Today: Officer Killed In Crash While Responding To Burglary

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The funeral of a Chicago police sergeant killed in a single-car crash early Monday as he drove to the scene of a North Side burglary will be held this...

Chicago Police Officer Dies In Crash On Lake Shore Drive

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As officers mourned the death of a Town Hall District sergeant killed in a crash while responding to a burglary, Chicago Police Supt. Jody Weis said t...