Det. Nannette Ansley
Nannette Ansley wanted to become a stewardess, but was too short to make the cut. She joined the Chicago Police...
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Det. Bob Berent
Det. Bob Berent is a legend in the Missing Persons unit – he closes 2,000 cases a year...
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Det. Pam Childs
It was the female detective shows of the 1970s that inspired Pam Childs to become a police officer...
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Det. Mike Cochran
Mike Cochran joined the Chicago Police Department in 1995 after serving in the Marine Corps. His first assignments...
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Sgt. Jefferey Coleman
An injury on the college gridiron scuttled Sergeant Jeffrey Coleman’s dreams of the NFL, but set him on a...
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Det. Lorna Conley
Some people think she speaks with a Southern accent, but Lorna Conley is a proud windy city native...
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Det. Ayanna Corbin
During high school, Ayanna Corbin spent a year in Washington as a Congressional page. Her father...
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Det. Jim Corcoran
When he was growing up in County Clare, Ireland, Jim Corcoran had an uncle who was a Chicago Police...
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Det. Hector Crespo
Det. Hector Crespo is a 25-year police veteran. He grew up in the same West Side neighborhood where he now...
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Det. Jose Diaz
In his career, Jose Diaz has seen and done it all. At 18, he was an MP in the Marine Corps, stationed in...
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Det. Joe Gentile
Joe Gentile, or “Joey G” as his colleagues affectionately call him, was born in Chicago’s Little Italy...
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Det. Mario Gonzalez
Det. Mario Gonzalez joined the police department 25 years ago. He made detective in 1998, and met...
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Det. Nari Isakson
For Nari Isakson, the Chicago Police Department runs deep in her blood: her father, uncle, brother, and...
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Det. Bill Joyner
Bill Joyner grew up on Chicago’s south side. He attended Howard University, then returned home...
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Det. Selles Morris
Selles Morris took a winding road to law enforcement. After college he served three years in the Army...
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Det. Charity Musial
Before joining the Chicago Police Department over 25 years ago, Det. Charity Musial served as a sergeant...
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Det. Jason Pullappally
In first grade Jason Pullappally wanted to become Batman. Realizing job opportunities were limited, he decided...
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Det. Pat Riley
Det. Pat Riley’s father was a fireman, but he opted for the other family business. “I have a sister...
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Sgt. Gabriella Shemash
The lone cop in a family of engineers, Sergeant Gabriella Shemash joined the Chicago Police Department...
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Det. Laura Skrip
As a girl, Laura Skrip loved mystery stories. Now, Skrip is a veteran Missing Persons detective who solves...
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Det. John Smith
As a child, John Smith's life revolved around sports. His father, Darryl Stingley, played wide receiver...
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Det. Joe Struck
Joe Struck has been a Chicago Police officer since 1990. As a detective, he worked homicide for 12 years...
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Det. Curtis Thomas
They call him Big Daddy. Curtis Thomas is an imposing man who never leaves the house without his ten-gallon hat...
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Det. Toni Washington
Affectionately known as “Lady T,” Detective Toni Washington’s calm, quiet demeanor masks...
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