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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - Chicago Police Department
The Chicago Police Department, also known as the CPD, is the principal law enforcement agency of the City of Chicago, Illinois, in the United States, under the jurisdiction of the city mayor. It is the largest police department in the Midwest and the second largest local law enforcement agency in the United States with over 13,400 sworn officers and over 1,850 other employees. Dating back to 1837, the Chicago Police Department is one of the oldest modern police forces in the world. - Source: Wikipedia
Chicago police are investigating the discovery of a woman's body inside an underground basin by a city water department employee.
When President Barack Obama spoke out last week against the crime, violence and poverty that ensnares young men of color in epidemic numbers, he might have been voicing a promo for "Chicagoland," the docuseries debuting Thursday on CNN.
A Chicago violence prevention program ordered by Gov. Pat Quinn was so hastily organized and sloppily executed that state auditors questioned 40 percent of the expenditures claimed by service providers, a report released Tuesday said, prompting Republican lawmakers to call for a criminal investigation.
A former Chicago police officer who spent years on death row before his murder conviction was overturned was found guilty Friday of a grisly plot to kill a businessman but was acquitted of a second plot to kill another businessman and his wife.
The Chicago Police Department is funding an idea straight out of the Hollywood movie "Minority Report": predicting crime.
A Chicago nightclub says it has voluntarily agreed to close until further notice after a partial collapse of the ceiling caused injuries this weekend.
Part of a ceiling has collapsed onto a crowd of concertgoers at a Chicago nightclub, injuring four people.
During an atmosphere two years ago when Chicago authorities were warning demonstrations could turn violent at an upcoming NATO summit, the chief prosecutor chose to invoke an almost never-used Illinois law to charge three self-described anarchists with terrorism.
A woman was ordered Wednesday to spend the rest of her life in prison for killing a Chicago police officer with his own weapon following a 2008 altercation on a mass-transit bus.
Chicago police say a man who allegedly tried to steal a woman's car got a big surprise when she handed over the keys - then shut him inside her garage.
The number of Chicago homicides in January was half the number the city experienced in the same month last year.
Police across Illinois have objected to just 236 applications from people seeking to carry concealed weapons out of 33,631 submitted to the state police.
A nephew of former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter Friday in the death of a man he got into a fight with outside a bar in 2004.
City of Chicago statistics show that the number of shooting incidents involving teenagers 16 years and younger fell 40 percent between 2012 and 2013.
U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk says a new federal spending bill includes about $18.5 million in additional money to combat gang violence.