Chicago's top cop retiring after turbulent 3-plus years
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced Thursday that he's retiring after more than three years as the city's top cop, a post he took over during one of the most violent chapters in the city's history and amid public outcry over the release of a video showing an officer shooting a black teen 16 times.
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Chicago top cop warns that his officers will shoot concealed carriers
GunsNFreedom.com is reporting an astonishing statement made by Chicago police superintendent Garry McCarthy. McCarthy is angry that Illinois has joined the other 49 states in the union that have authorized some level of concealed carry. In an recorded interview McCarthy issues a not so thinly-veiled threat that under his leadership, Chicago Police will shoot concealed carriers: …
Chick-fil-A 'retiring' Cow Calendars after 20 years — and fans are udderly unhappy
Chick-fil-a is putting one of its more popular menu items out to pasture after 20 years, the fast food giant announced.
After another violent Chicago weekend, top cop says: ‘We can only do so much’
Even with 600 more officers on the street, nearly as many people were shot in Chicago over the weekend as earlier this month, when a spike in violence prompted the boost in deployment.
Rural neighbors feuded for years before one NC couple shot the other, cops say
A long-running dispute between elderly neighbors in North Carolina turned deadly when one shot the others. Now one couple is in jail, one man is dead and a woman was injured in a rural town near Fayetteville.
Chicago top cop Eddie Johnson retiring after 3 years at helm, amid internal investigation
Eddie Johnson, the beleaguered Chicago Police superintendent, is set to announce his retirement later Thursday morning, bringing an end to his three-plus years leading the department -- but also stepping down amid an internal investigation.
Orangetown Chief Kevin Nulty, born to be a cop, retires after 43 years; his top cases
Orangetown Police Chief Kevin Nulty shares his memories. His grandfather and father served on the NYPD.
California’s Criminal Cops: Who they are, what they did, why some are still working
They drove drunk, abused family members, even killed others with their recklessness. But California’s weak laws on police misconduct do almost nothing to stop convicted cops from carrying a b…
Why this Hillside cop died a hero
Giovanni Esposito was only 30 years old. He died in a car crash on Route 1 in Linden early Monday morning.
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Top cop Q&A: Are Newark police really reforming?
Anthony Ambrose responds to questions highlighted in a PBS documentary about the Newark police.
Dallas-Area Cops to Serve Norma’s Café Customers During Tip A Cop Event on May 10
Cops and Law Enforcement Torch Run members will serve table for tips, which will be donated to support local Special Olympics Texas athletes. DALLAS – Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) and the Law Enfo…
20 Cars That Will Get You Pulled Over by the Cops
Have you ever wondered what would be like to be a highway patrol officer? Do you imagine cruising around in your police car, browsing through heavy traffic and looking for speeding drivers and suspicious motorists? Well, even though it look...
Woman screams 'I'm pregnant' before being fatally shot by Texas cop
A Texas woman who said she was pregnant was fatally shot by a police officer following a physical altercation Monday night.
How a retiring American diplomat helped navigate a ‘perilous minefield’
At the end of her career, Barbara Stephenson defended diplomats amid budget cuts and perceived hostility from the White House as head of the union for Foreign Service officers.
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Cops Find 10 Dogs at Squalid Vernon Hills Home; Teen Charged
A teenager is facing neglect charges after officers found 10 dogs at his squalid home earlier this month in north suburban Vernon Hills.
‘Dad, this is what I want to do.’ Now, father of fallen cop mourns.
Natalie Corona, the Davis police officer shot and killed Thursday, comes from a Mexican immigrant family with a police background. Her father Merced was a Colusa County sheriff and says she always wanted to be a cop.