Pursuit of stolen Chicago Fire Department ambulance ends Dwight on southbound I-55 just south of Route 17 near Dwight (Imagery ©2022 Google, Imagery ©2022 Maxar Technologies, USDA/FPAC/GEO, Map data ©2022)
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Thief Steals Chicago Fire Department Ambulance at Firehouse, Apprehended on I-55 Near Dwight, Illinois

77-Mile Pursuit Police following, then chasing stolen Chicago Fire Department Ambulance 66 from the City of Chicago to Dwight, Illinois YouTube Tips ⓘ Chicago Police responded about 4:40 p.m. Monday, April 25, 2022 when Chicago […]

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U.S. Attorney’s Office Provides Update on Investigation into the Murder of Laquan McDonald: No Successive Prosecution of Former Police Officer Jason Van Dyke

CHICAGO — On April 13, 2015, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois announced a joint federal and state investigation into the Oct. 20, 2014, fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald. On Nov. […]

Justice Department on Friday, April 1, 2022 announces superseding indictment charging 12 in gun-running conspiracy to supply firearms to gang members in Chicago (SOURCE: Department of Justice)
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DOJ: Superseding Indictment Charges 9 Gangster Disciples Plus 3 US Army Soldiers with Gun-Running to Chicago

Over 90 Firearms Illegally Sent from Kentucky and Tennessee to Streets of Chicago Nine members of the Pocket Town faction of the Gangster Disciples street gang now face federal conspiracy charges along with three U.S. […]

Original Maxwell Street restaurant on Harrison Street, Chicago (Image capture June 2021 ©2022)
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Two Chicago Police Officers Injured After Offender Drops a Gun and Starts Shooting at Original Maxwell Street Restaurant

Police Supt. David Brown described the shooting as an “ambush” and said the officers did not fire shots at the offender. YouTube Tips ⓘ Two Chicago police officers were shot while getting food while on […]

Chicago Police Department SUV blocking an intersection in the Albany Park neighborhood in Chicago
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Broadcastify CEO: Chicago Police Will Be Broadcasting Their 13 Encrypted Zones Officially on Broadcastify

Lindsay Blanton, CEO of Broadcastify.com and RadioReference.com announced Tuesday morning, February 22, 2022 on the websites’ Chicago Metro Area Discussion forum that the police department will be broadcasting their 13 encrypted zones officially on Broadcastify. […]

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Convicted Felon Admits Illegally Possessing Semi-Automatic Rifle at Veterans Affairs Hospital in Chicago

An armed man fired at the entrance of a Chicago veteran`s hospital Monday afternoon before stepping inside, where officials say he was quickly arrested before anyone was injured. YouTube Tips ⓘ CHICAGO — A convicted […]

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Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Arrested Connected to Shooting Death on Nashville Ave Near Shakespeare Ave and Natchez Ave, Chicago

A Chicago police officer has been arrested after a 29-year-old woman was found shot to death Thursday morning December 9, 2021 on the Northwest Side. YouTube Tips ⓘ A Chicago police officer was arrested Thursday, […]

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U.S. Attorney’s Office Provides Update on Federal Prosecution, Ongoing Strategies To Combat Violent Crime in Chicago

CHICAGO — John R. Lausch, Jr., United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, today, Monday, November 29, 2021, provided an update on federal prosecutions and strategies to combat violent crime in Chicago and […]