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Chicago Police fine three churches for violating stay-at-home order; businessman Willie Wilson says he’ll pay

Chicago Police fine three churches for violating stay-at-home order; businessman Willie Wilson says he’ll pay

Following through with Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s promise to take action against churches that violate social distancing rules, the Chicago Police Department issue [...] Read full article: Chicago Police fine three churches for v...→

Chicago Police fine three churches for violating stay-at-home order; businessman Willie Wilson says he’ll pay

Chicago Police fine three churches for violating stay-at-home order; businessman Willie Wilson says he’ll pay

Following through with Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s promise to take action against churches that violate social distancing rules, the Chicago Police Department issue [...] Read full article: Chicago Police fine three churches for v...→

Biden will accept nomination at the Democratic convention in Milwaukee, delegates told to stay home

Biden will accept nomination at the Democratic convention in Milwaukee, delegates told to stay home

Wisconsin is a key battleground state for the Democrats to win in the 2020 election, which President Donald Trump won by a slim margin in 2016. Read full article: Biden will accept nomination at the Demo...→

Democrats told to stay home during Biden convention, but Republicans still Florida-bound for Trump nomination

Democrats told to stay home during Biden convention, but Republicans still Florida-bound for Trump nomination

After consulting with public health officials about the pandemic, Democratic National Convention organizers on Wednesday said delegates shouldn’t travel to Mil [...] Read full article: Democrats told to stay home during Biden...→

Chicago Dogs will play home games in Rosemont this season after all — and some fans will be allowed in the stands

Chicago Dogs will play home games in Rosemont this season after all — and some fans will be allowed in the stands

The Chicago Dogs, an independent-league team based in Rosemont, announced they will play home games at Impact Field in the northwest suburb — and a limited num [...] Read full article: Chicago Dogs will play home games in Ros...→

Police in misconduct cases stay on force through arbitration

Police in misconduct cases stay on force through arbitration

An Oregon police officer lost his job and then returned to work after fatally shooting an unarmed Black man in the back. A Florida sergeant was let go six time [...] Read full article: Police in misconduct cases stay on force...→

DUI charges filed against Chicago woman and man after good Samaritan fatally struck on Dan Ryan Expressway, police say

DUI charges filed against Chicago woman and man after good Samaritan fatally struck on Dan Ryan Expressway, police say

Charges have been filed against a woman and a man in a traffic incident in which a 31-year-old good Samaritan was struck and killed while helping victims of a [...] Read full article: DUI charges filed against Chicago woman ...→

Let’s get honest about Chicago police: They will never embrace reform

Let’s get honest about Chicago police: They will never embrace reform

Rather than take steps to address the 70% of reform deadlines they have simply missed or ignored, CPD offers us more platitudes Read full article: Let’s get honest about Chicago police: T...→

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Along with a spike in violence in Chicago this past weekend comes with a new push by members of the police union to get officers on the street to stand down – [...] Read full article: Text Message Urges Chicago Police Office...→

Ex-Chicago police commissioner says cops 'devastated' by current climate, claim 'policing is dead' in US

Ex-Chicago police commissioner says cops 'devastated' by current climate, claim 'policing is dead' in US

Former Chicago Police Commissioner Garry McCarthy told "The Story" Monday that he has heard from police officers who are "devastated" by the current anti-law e [...] Read full article: Ex-Chicago police commissioner says cops...→

Mount Prospect police calling 911 their new home

Mount Prospect police calling 911 their new home

The new Mount Prospect police station is nearly three times bigger than the cramped downtown facility it replaces. Read full article: Mount Prospect police calling 911 their ...→

Chicago Police Respond to Weekend of Heavy Youth Violence Across City

Chicago Police Respond to Weekend of Heavy Youth Violence Across City

After a violent weekend of shootings across the city, the Chicago Police Department discussed what issued need to be addressed. Across Chicago at least nine pe [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Respond to Weekend of Hea...→

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County now allows outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor fitness classes, outdoor museums and indoor retail stores including malls to operate. Read full article: Alameda County Heath Department Eases St...→

The complicated truth about Chicago violence and 'defund the police' efforts

The complicated truth about Chicago violence and 'defund the police' efforts

Critics see Chicago as emblematic of chaos that could follow decreases in police funding. Experts say the relationship between policing and gun violence is nua [...] Read full article: The complicated truth about Chicago viol...→

Coronavirus infects Arizona sheriff who refused to enforce stay-at-home order

Coronavirus infects Arizona sheriff who refused to enforce stay-at-home order

The coronavirus has infected an Arizona sheriff who opposed his state's lockdown order as unconstitutional and said he wouldn’t enforce it. Read full article: Coronavirus infects Arizona sheriff who ...→

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

In a recent interview with Minnesota Public Radio host Andrea Swensson, rapper Chad Heslup (aka Longshot) talked about his history of involvement in protest mo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot ...→

Biden to accept nomination at scaled-back convention, state delegations to stay home

Biden to accept nomination at scaled-back convention, state delegations to stay home

The Democratic National Committee is moving forward with convention this summer in Milwaukee, but has scaled back the venue and asked state delegates to stay h [...] Read full article: Biden to accept nomination at scaled-bac...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

Chicago Dogs move home games back to Rosemont

Chicago Dogs move home games back to Rosemont

The independent baseball club originally was going to play home games at Franklin Field in Milwaukee. Read full article: Chicago Dogs move home games back to Ros...→

Aurora police respond to man barricaded in home after report of shots fired

Aurora police respond to man barricaded in home after report of shots fired

Aurora police were at the scene of a man barricaded in his home, possibly with a firearm, after a report of shots fired in the area Wednesday morning. Read full article: Aurora police respond to man barricaded ...→

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Chicago Police officers will have their days off canceled for several days around the Fourth of July weekend, according to a document obtained by CBS 2. Read full article: Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Off...→

Newsom Ready to "Revert Back" to Stricter Stay-at-Home Orders - LA Weekly

Governor Gavin Newsom said he is prepared to “revert back” to more stringent state stay-at-home orders if necessary during an update on COVID-19. Read full article: Newsom Ready to "Revert Back" to Stricte...→

Lawsuit: Chicago Police using virus to deny suspects' rights

Lawsuit: Chicago Police using virus to deny suspects' rights

A lawsuit contends that the Chicago Police Department is using the coronavirus pandemic and recent protests as 'œcover' to deny criminal suspects their legal [...] Read full article: Lawsuit: Chicago Police using virus to d...→

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

“You are eliminating one of the few tools that the city has to create middle-class incomes for black and brown folks.” Read full article: Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who...→

Despite student demands to cut ties with Chicago police, DePaul University says educational relationship will continue

Despite student demands to cut ties with Chicago police, DePaul University says educational relationship will continue

After weeks of student calls to end educational programs that serve members of the Chicago Police Department, DePaul University Provost Salma Ghanem turned asi [...] Read full article: Despite student demands to cut ties with...→

Stay-at-Home Trade Comes Roaring Back as Virus Cases Surge

Stay-at-Home Trade Comes Roaring Back as Virus Cases Surge

Stocks that cater to consumers staying at home rallied Monday amid some concern that spiking new coronavirus cases in parts of the U.S. and abroad could shutte [...] Read full article: Stay-at-Home Trade Comes Roaring Back as...→

Stay-at-home orders, fitness center closures pose challenge for people with obesity

Stay-at-home orders, fitness center closures pose challenge for people with obesity

Online jokes about the “quarantine 15” belie the challenges faced by people with obesity amid shutdowns of fitness centers and stay-at-home orders in the coron [...] Read full article: Stay-at-home orders, fitness center clos...→

Police release images of person wanted for slaying of 2 teens in South Chicago

The shooting, which happened about 5:10 p.m. on South Luella Avenue, left 17-year-old Jasean Francis and 16-year-old Charles Riley dead. Read full article: Police release images of person wanted f...→

Chicago police say boy, 3, fatally shot in car, dad injured

Chicago police say boy, 3, fatally shot in car, dad injured

Chicago police say a 3-year-old boy is dead after a shooting attack that also left his father injured Read full article: Chicago police say boy, 3, fatally shot ...→

3 stay-at-home dads explain life during COVID-19 as husbands to doctors

3 stay-at-home dads explain life during COVID-19 as husbands to doctors

Dads married to doctors say they play the role of both parents for their kids during the pandemic as their wives are pulled away by work. Read full article: 3 stay-at-home dads explain life during ...→

Why the Chicago Police Department must — and will — carry out consent decree reforms

Why the Chicago Police Department must — and will — carry out consent decree reforms

I know first-hand how building real, meaningful trust between officers and the residents they serve can save lives. Read full article: Why the Chicago Police Department must —...→

Dems tell delegates to stay home from Milwaukee convention

The news will be a big disappointment to hoteliers in Rosemont and downtown Chicago, where large numbers of delegates—including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi—had [...] Read full article: Dems tell delegates to stay home from Mi...→

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

The Chicago Police Department has filed disciplinary charges seeking to fire an officer for punching a handcuffed suspect in 2014 and lying about it, and two o [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire ...→

Aurora Police Respond to Suspect Barricaded Inside Home

Aurora Police Respond to Suspect Barricaded Inside Home

Aurora police were responding to a barricade situation in the western suburb early Wednesday. At around 2 a.m., officers responded to the 500 block of Bangs St [...] Read full article: Aurora Police Respond to Suspect Barrica...→

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

With so much rage from officials and community members directed at Lt. Bob Kroll, he had considered whether he should step down as president of the Minneapolis [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union president in wa...→

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

(WXYZ) — As cities grapple with how police departments should change in the wake of nationwide protests, questions are being raised about how troubled officers [...] Read full article: How troubled cops stay on Michigan polic...→

After More Than 100 Shot In Chicago Over The Weekend, CPD Supt. David Brown Again Laments Flaws In Home Monitoring Of Violent Felons

After More Than 100 Shot In Chicago Over The Weekend, CPD Supt. David Brown Again Laments Flaws In Home Monitoring Of Violent Felons

According to Chicago police and data collected by CBS 2, at least 102 people were shot from 5 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday, including 12 children. At leas [...] Read full article: After More Than 100 Shot In Chicago Over...→

Police Release Images Of Suspect In South Chicago Shooting That Left 2 Teens Dead

Police on Sunday released surveillance images of a suspect in a shooting that left two teenage boys dead in South Chicago this weekend. Read full article: Police Release Images Of Suspect In Sout...→

Chicago Police Seek to Identify Suspect in Homicide of 2 Teens

Chicago Police Seek to Identify Suspect in Homicide of 2 Teens

The Chicago Police Department has released surveillance photos of a suspect sought in the fatal shooting of two teenagers in the South Chicago neighborhood. Th [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Seek to Identify Suspect ...→

Protesters Arrested After Clashes With Chicago Police in Loop

Multiple people were arrested after large crowds of protesters clashed with Chicago police overnight in the Loop. Late Friday night, a crowd gathered near Trum [...] Read full article: Protesters Arrested After Clashes With C...→

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Friday, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) addressed concerns about President Donald Trump's upcoming rally in Tulsa amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. | Clips Read full article: Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Conce...→

Chicago Police Missed More Than 70% of Deadlines in First Year of Consent Decree

Chicago Police Missed More Than 70% of Deadlines in First Year of Consent Decree

A new report from the independent monitor overseeing the federal consent decree to reform the Chicago Police Department shows that the city has missed the majo [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Missed More Than 70% of D...→

Biden will accept nomination at the Democratic convention in Milwaukee, delegates told to stay home

Biden will accept nomination at the Democratic convention in Milwaukee, delegates told to stay home

Wisconsin is a key battleground state for the Democrats to win in the 2020 election, which President Donald Trump won by a slim margin in 2016. Read full article: Biden will accept nomination at the Demo...→

Dems tell delegates to stay home from Milwaukee convention

The news will be a big disappointment to hoteliers in Rosemont and downtown Chicago, where large numbers of delegates—including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi—had [...] Read full article: Dems tell delegates to stay home from Mi...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

Chicago Dogs will play home games in Rosemont this season after all — and some fans will be allowed in the stands

Chicago Dogs will play home games in Rosemont this season after all — and some fans will be allowed in the stands

The Chicago Dogs, an independent-league team based in Rosemont, announced they will play home games at Impact Field in the northwest suburb — and a limited num [...] Read full article: Chicago Dogs will play home games in Ros...→

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

The Chicago Police Department has filed disciplinary charges seeking to fire an officer for punching a handcuffed suspect in 2014 and lying about it, and two o [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire ...→

Aurora police respond to man barricaded in home after report of shots fired

Aurora police respond to man barricaded in home after report of shots fired

Aurora police were at the scene of a man barricaded in his home, possibly with a firearm, after a report of shots fired in the area Wednesday morning. Read full article: Aurora police respond to man barricaded ...→

Police in misconduct cases stay on force through arbitration

Police in misconduct cases stay on force through arbitration

An Oregon police officer lost his job and then returned to work after fatally shooting an unarmed Black man in the back. A Florida sergeant was let go six time [...] Read full article: Police in misconduct cases stay on force...→

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

With so much rage from officials and community members directed at Lt. Bob Kroll, he had considered whether he should step down as president of the Minneapolis [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union president in wa...→

Newsom Ready to "Revert Back" to Stricter Stay-at-Home Orders - LA Weekly

Governor Gavin Newsom said he is prepared to “revert back” to more stringent state stay-at-home orders if necessary during an update on COVID-19. Read full article: Newsom Ready to "Revert Back" to Stricte...→

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

(WXYZ) — As cities grapple with how police departments should change in the wake of nationwide protests, questions are being raised about how troubled officers [...] Read full article: How troubled cops stay on Michigan polic...→

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

“You are eliminating one of the few tools that the city has to create middle-class incomes for black and brown folks.” Read full article: Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who...→

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Along with a spike in violence in Chicago this past weekend comes with a new push by members of the police union to get officers on the street to stand down – [...] Read full article: Text Message Urges Chicago Police Office...→

Stay-at-Home Trade Comes Roaring Back as Virus Cases Surge

Stay-at-Home Trade Comes Roaring Back as Virus Cases Surge

Stocks that cater to consumers staying at home rallied Monday amid some concern that spiking new coronavirus cases in parts of the U.S. and abroad could shutte [...] Read full article: Stay-at-Home Trade Comes Roaring Back as...→

Police Release Images Of Suspect In South Chicago Shooting That Left 2 Teens Dead

Police on Sunday released surveillance images of a suspect in a shooting that left two teenage boys dead in South Chicago this weekend. Read full article: Police Release Images Of Suspect In Sout...→

Police release images of person wanted for slaying of 2 teens in South Chicago

The shooting, which happened about 5:10 p.m. on South Luella Avenue, left 17-year-old Jasean Francis and 16-year-old Charles Riley dead. Read full article: Police release images of person wanted f...→

Chicago Police Respond to Weekend of Heavy Youth Violence Across City

Chicago Police Respond to Weekend of Heavy Youth Violence Across City

After a violent weekend of shootings across the city, the Chicago Police Department discussed what issued need to be addressed. Across Chicago at least nine pe [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Respond to Weekend of Hea...→

Protesters Arrested After Clashes With Chicago Police in Loop

Multiple people were arrested after large crowds of protesters clashed with Chicago police overnight in the Loop. Late Friday night, a crowd gathered near Trum [...] Read full article: Protesters Arrested After Clashes With C...→

The complicated truth about Chicago violence and 'defund the police' efforts

The complicated truth about Chicago violence and 'defund the police' efforts

Critics see Chicago as emblematic of chaos that could follow decreases in police funding. Experts say the relationship between policing and gun violence is nua [...] Read full article: The complicated truth about Chicago viol...→

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Friday, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) addressed concerns about President Donald Trump's upcoming rally in Tulsa amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. | Clips Read full article: Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Conce...→

Why the Chicago Police Department must — and will — carry out consent decree reforms

Why the Chicago Police Department must — and will — carry out consent decree reforms

I know first-hand how building real, meaningful trust between officers and the residents they serve can save lives. Read full article: Why the Chicago Police Department must —...→

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

In a recent interview with Minnesota Public Radio host Andrea Swensson, rapper Chad Heslup (aka Longshot) talked about his history of involvement in protest mo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot ...→

Biden to accept nomination at scaled-back convention, state delegations to stay home

Biden to accept nomination at scaled-back convention, state delegations to stay home

The Democratic National Committee is moving forward with convention this summer in Milwaukee, but has scaled back the venue and asked state delegates to stay h [...] Read full article: Biden to accept nomination at scaled-bac...→

Democrats told to stay home during Biden convention, but Republicans still Florida-bound for Trump nomination

Democrats told to stay home during Biden convention, but Republicans still Florida-bound for Trump nomination

After consulting with public health officials about the pandemic, Democratic National Convention organizers on Wednesday said delegates shouldn’t travel to Mil [...] Read full article: Democrats told to stay home during Biden...→

Chicago Dogs move home games back to Rosemont

Chicago Dogs move home games back to Rosemont

The independent baseball club originally was going to play home games at Franklin Field in Milwaukee. Read full article: Chicago Dogs move home games back to Ros...→

Aurora Police Respond to Suspect Barricaded Inside Home

Aurora Police Respond to Suspect Barricaded Inside Home

Aurora police were responding to a barricade situation in the western suburb early Wednesday. At around 2 a.m., officers responded to the 500 block of Bangs St [...] Read full article: Aurora Police Respond to Suspect Barrica...→

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Chicago Police officers will have their days off canceled for several days around the Fourth of July weekend, according to a document obtained by CBS 2. Read full article: Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Off...→

DUI charges filed against Chicago woman and man after good Samaritan fatally struck on Dan Ryan Expressway, police say

DUI charges filed against Chicago woman and man after good Samaritan fatally struck on Dan Ryan Expressway, police say

Charges have been filed against a woman and a man in a traffic incident in which a 31-year-old good Samaritan was struck and killed while helping victims of a [...] Read full article: DUI charges filed against Chicago woman ...→

Lawsuit: Chicago Police using virus to deny suspects' rights

Lawsuit: Chicago Police using virus to deny suspects' rights

A lawsuit contends that the Chicago Police Department is using the coronavirus pandemic and recent protests as 'œcover' to deny criminal suspects their legal [...] Read full article: Lawsuit: Chicago Police using virus to d...→

Let’s get honest about Chicago police: They will never embrace reform

Let’s get honest about Chicago police: They will never embrace reform

Rather than take steps to address the 70% of reform deadlines they have simply missed or ignored, CPD offers us more platitudes Read full article: Let’s get honest about Chicago police: T...→

Despite student demands to cut ties with Chicago police, DePaul University says educational relationship will continue

Despite student demands to cut ties with Chicago police, DePaul University says educational relationship will continue

After weeks of student calls to end educational programs that serve members of the Chicago Police Department, DePaul University Provost Salma Ghanem turned asi [...] Read full article: Despite student demands to cut ties with...→

Ex-Chicago police commissioner says cops 'devastated' by current climate, claim 'policing is dead' in US

Ex-Chicago police commissioner says cops 'devastated' by current climate, claim 'policing is dead' in US

Former Chicago Police Commissioner Garry McCarthy told "The Story" Monday that he has heard from police officers who are "devastated" by the current anti-law e [...] Read full article: Ex-Chicago police commissioner says cops...→

After More Than 100 Shot In Chicago Over The Weekend, CPD Supt. David Brown Again Laments Flaws In Home Monitoring Of Violent Felons

After More Than 100 Shot In Chicago Over The Weekend, CPD Supt. David Brown Again Laments Flaws In Home Monitoring Of Violent Felons

According to Chicago police and data collected by CBS 2, at least 102 people were shot from 5 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday, including 12 children. At leas [...] Read full article: After More Than 100 Shot In Chicago Over...→

Stay-at-home orders, fitness center closures pose challenge for people with obesity

Stay-at-home orders, fitness center closures pose challenge for people with obesity

Online jokes about the “quarantine 15” belie the challenges faced by people with obesity amid shutdowns of fitness centers and stay-at-home orders in the coron [...] Read full article: Stay-at-home orders, fitness center clos...→

Mount Prospect police calling 911 their new home

Mount Prospect police calling 911 their new home

The new Mount Prospect police station is nearly three times bigger than the cramped downtown facility it replaces. Read full article: Mount Prospect police calling 911 their ...→

Chicago Police Seek to Identify Suspect in Homicide of 2 Teens

Chicago Police Seek to Identify Suspect in Homicide of 2 Teens

The Chicago Police Department has released surveillance photos of a suspect sought in the fatal shooting of two teenagers in the South Chicago neighborhood. Th [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Seek to Identify Suspect ...→

Chicago police say boy, 3, fatally shot in car, dad injured

Chicago police say boy, 3, fatally shot in car, dad injured

Chicago police say a 3-year-old boy is dead after a shooting attack that also left his father injured Read full article: Chicago police say boy, 3, fatally shot ...→

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County now allows outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor fitness classes, outdoor museums and indoor retail stores including malls to operate. Read full article: Alameda County Heath Department Eases St...→

3 stay-at-home dads explain life during COVID-19 as husbands to doctors

3 stay-at-home dads explain life during COVID-19 as husbands to doctors

Dads married to doctors say they play the role of both parents for their kids during the pandemic as their wives are pulled away by work. Read full article: 3 stay-at-home dads explain life during ...→

Coronavirus infects Arizona sheriff who refused to enforce stay-at-home order

Coronavirus infects Arizona sheriff who refused to enforce stay-at-home order

The coronavirus has infected an Arizona sheriff who opposed his state's lockdown order as unconstitutional and said he wouldn’t enforce it. Read full article: Coronavirus infects Arizona sheriff who ...→

Chicago Police Missed More Than 70% of Deadlines in First Year of Consent Decree

Chicago Police Missed More Than 70% of Deadlines in First Year of Consent Decree

A new report from the independent monitor overseeing the federal consent decree to reform the Chicago Police Department shows that the city has missed the majo [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Missed More Than 70% of D...→

Biden will accept nomination at the Democratic convention in Milwaukee, delegates told to stay home

Biden will accept nomination at the Democratic convention in Milwaukee, delegates told to stay home

Wisconsin is a key battleground state for the Democrats to win in the 2020 election, which President Donald Trump won by a slim margin in 2016. Read full article: Biden will accept nomination at the Demo...→

Biden to accept nomination at scaled-back convention, state delegations to stay home

Biden to accept nomination at scaled-back convention, state delegations to stay home

The Democratic National Committee is moving forward with convention this summer in Milwaukee, but has scaled back the venue and asked state delegates to stay h [...] Read full article: Biden to accept nomination at scaled-bac...→

Dems tell delegates to stay home from Milwaukee convention

The news will be a big disappointment to hoteliers in Rosemont and downtown Chicago, where large numbers of delegates—including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi—had [...] Read full article: Dems tell delegates to stay home from Mi...→

Democrats told to stay home during Biden convention, but Republicans still Florida-bound for Trump nomination

Democrats told to stay home during Biden convention, but Republicans still Florida-bound for Trump nomination

After consulting with public health officials about the pandemic, Democratic National Convention organizers on Wednesday said delegates shouldn’t travel to Mil [...] Read full article: Democrats told to stay home during Biden...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

Chicago Dogs will play home games in Rosemont this season after all — and some fans will be allowed in the stands

Chicago Dogs will play home games in Rosemont this season after all — and some fans will be allowed in the stands

The Chicago Dogs, an independent-league team based in Rosemont, announced they will play home games at Impact Field in the northwest suburb — and a limited num [...] Read full article: Chicago Dogs will play home games in Ros...→

Chicago Dogs move home games back to Rosemont

Chicago Dogs move home games back to Rosemont

The independent baseball club originally was going to play home games at Franklin Field in Milwaukee. Read full article: Chicago Dogs move home games back to Ros...→

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

The Chicago Police Department has filed disciplinary charges seeking to fire an officer for punching a handcuffed suspect in 2014 and lying about it, and two o [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire ...→

Aurora police respond to man barricaded in home after report of shots fired

Aurora police respond to man barricaded in home after report of shots fired

Aurora police were at the scene of a man barricaded in his home, possibly with a firearm, after a report of shots fired in the area Wednesday morning. Read full article: Aurora police respond to man barricaded ...→

Aurora Police Respond to Suspect Barricaded Inside Home

Aurora Police Respond to Suspect Barricaded Inside Home

Aurora police were responding to a barricade situation in the western suburb early Wednesday. At around 2 a.m., officers responded to the 500 block of Bangs St [...] Read full article: Aurora Police Respond to Suspect Barrica...→

Police in misconduct cases stay on force through arbitration

Police in misconduct cases stay on force through arbitration

An Oregon police officer lost his job and then returned to work after fatally shooting an unarmed Black man in the back. A Florida sergeant was let go six time [...] Read full article: Police in misconduct cases stay on force...→

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Chicago Police officers will have their days off canceled for several days around the Fourth of July weekend, according to a document obtained by CBS 2. Read full article: Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Off...→

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

With so much rage from officials and community members directed at Lt. Bob Kroll, he had considered whether he should step down as president of the Minneapolis [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union president in wa...→

DUI charges filed against Chicago woman and man after good Samaritan fatally struck on Dan Ryan Expressway, police say

DUI charges filed against Chicago woman and man after good Samaritan fatally struck on Dan Ryan Expressway, police say

Charges have been filed against a woman and a man in a traffic incident in which a 31-year-old good Samaritan was struck and killed while helping victims of a [...] Read full article: DUI charges filed against Chicago woman ...→

Newsom Ready to "Revert Back" to Stricter Stay-at-Home Orders - LA Weekly

Governor Gavin Newsom said he is prepared to “revert back” to more stringent state stay-at-home orders if necessary during an update on COVID-19. Read full article: Newsom Ready to "Revert Back" to Stricte...→

Lawsuit: Chicago Police using virus to deny suspects' rights

Lawsuit: Chicago Police using virus to deny suspects' rights

A lawsuit contends that the Chicago Police Department is using the coronavirus pandemic and recent protests as 'œcover' to deny criminal suspects their legal [...] Read full article: Lawsuit: Chicago Police using virus to d...→

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

(WXYZ) — As cities grapple with how police departments should change in the wake of nationwide protests, questions are being raised about how troubled officers [...] Read full article: How troubled cops stay on Michigan polic...→

Let’s get honest about Chicago police: They will never embrace reform

Let’s get honest about Chicago police: They will never embrace reform

Rather than take steps to address the 70% of reform deadlines they have simply missed or ignored, CPD offers us more platitudes Read full article: Let’s get honest about Chicago police: T...→

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

“You are eliminating one of the few tools that the city has to create middle-class incomes for black and brown folks.” Read full article: Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who...→

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Along with a spike in violence in Chicago this past weekend comes with a new push by members of the police union to get officers on the street to stand down – [...] Read full article: Text Message Urges Chicago Police Office...→

Despite student demands to cut ties with Chicago police, DePaul University says educational relationship will continue

Despite student demands to cut ties with Chicago police, DePaul University says educational relationship will continue

After weeks of student calls to end educational programs that serve members of the Chicago Police Department, DePaul University Provost Salma Ghanem turned asi [...] Read full article: Despite student demands to cut ties with...→

Ex-Chicago police commissioner says cops 'devastated' by current climate, claim 'policing is dead' in US

Ex-Chicago police commissioner says cops 'devastated' by current climate, claim 'policing is dead' in US

Former Chicago Police Commissioner Garry McCarthy told "The Story" Monday that he has heard from police officers who are "devastated" by the current anti-law e [...] Read full article: Ex-Chicago police commissioner says cops...→

Stay-at-Home Trade Comes Roaring Back as Virus Cases Surge

Stay-at-Home Trade Comes Roaring Back as Virus Cases Surge

Stocks that cater to consumers staying at home rallied Monday amid some concern that spiking new coronavirus cases in parts of the U.S. and abroad could shutte [...] Read full article: Stay-at-Home Trade Comes Roaring Back as...→

After More Than 100 Shot In Chicago Over The Weekend, CPD Supt. David Brown Again Laments Flaws In Home Monitoring Of Violent Felons

After More Than 100 Shot In Chicago Over The Weekend, CPD Supt. David Brown Again Laments Flaws In Home Monitoring Of Violent Felons

According to Chicago police and data collected by CBS 2, at least 102 people were shot from 5 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday, including 12 children. At leas [...] Read full article: After More Than 100 Shot In Chicago Over...→

Stay-at-home orders, fitness center closures pose challenge for people with obesity

Stay-at-home orders, fitness center closures pose challenge for people with obesity

Online jokes about the “quarantine 15” belie the challenges faced by people with obesity amid shutdowns of fitness centers and stay-at-home orders in the coron [...] Read full article: Stay-at-home orders, fitness center clos...→

Police Release Images Of Suspect In South Chicago Shooting That Left 2 Teens Dead

Police on Sunday released surveillance images of a suspect in a shooting that left two teenage boys dead in South Chicago this weekend. Read full article: Police Release Images Of Suspect In Sout...→

Mount Prospect police calling 911 their new home

Mount Prospect police calling 911 their new home

The new Mount Prospect police station is nearly three times bigger than the cramped downtown facility it replaces. Read full article: Mount Prospect police calling 911 their ...→

Police release images of person wanted for slaying of 2 teens in South Chicago

The shooting, which happened about 5:10 p.m. on South Luella Avenue, left 17-year-old Jasean Francis and 16-year-old Charles Riley dead. Read full article: Police release images of person wanted f...→

Chicago Police Seek to Identify Suspect in Homicide of 2 Teens

Chicago Police Seek to Identify Suspect in Homicide of 2 Teens

The Chicago Police Department has released surveillance photos of a suspect sought in the fatal shooting of two teenagers in the South Chicago neighborhood. Th [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Seek to Identify Suspect ...→

Chicago Police Respond to Weekend of Heavy Youth Violence Across City

Chicago Police Respond to Weekend of Heavy Youth Violence Across City

After a violent weekend of shootings across the city, the Chicago Police Department discussed what issued need to be addressed. Across Chicago at least nine pe [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Respond to Weekend of Hea...→

Chicago police say boy, 3, fatally shot in car, dad injured

Chicago police say boy, 3, fatally shot in car, dad injured

Chicago police say a 3-year-old boy is dead after a shooting attack that also left his father injured Read full article: Chicago police say boy, 3, fatally shot ...→

Protesters Arrested After Clashes With Chicago Police in Loop

Multiple people were arrested after large crowds of protesters clashed with Chicago police overnight in the Loop. Late Friday night, a crowd gathered near Trum [...] Read full article: Protesters Arrested After Clashes With C...→

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County Heath Department Eases Stay-at-Home Order to Allow More Businesses to Open

Alameda County now allows outdoor restaurant dining, outdoor fitness classes, outdoor museums and indoor retail stores including malls to operate. Read full article: Alameda County Heath Department Eases St...→

The complicated truth about Chicago violence and 'defund the police' efforts

The complicated truth about Chicago violence and 'defund the police' efforts

Critics see Chicago as emblematic of chaos that could follow decreases in police funding. Experts say the relationship between policing and gun violence is nua [...] Read full article: The complicated truth about Chicago viol...→

3 stay-at-home dads explain life during COVID-19 as husbands to doctors

3 stay-at-home dads explain life during COVID-19 as husbands to doctors

Dads married to doctors say they play the role of both parents for their kids during the pandemic as their wives are pulled away by work. Read full article: 3 stay-at-home dads explain life during ...→

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Friday, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) addressed concerns about President Donald Trump's upcoming rally in Tulsa amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. | Clips Read full article: Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Conce...→

Coronavirus infects Arizona sheriff who refused to enforce stay-at-home order

Coronavirus infects Arizona sheriff who refused to enforce stay-at-home order

The coronavirus has infected an Arizona sheriff who opposed his state's lockdown order as unconstitutional and said he wouldn’t enforce it. Read full article: Coronavirus infects Arizona sheriff who ...→

Why the Chicago Police Department must — and will — carry out consent decree reforms

Why the Chicago Police Department must — and will — carry out consent decree reforms

I know first-hand how building real, meaningful trust between officers and the residents they serve can save lives. Read full article: Why the Chicago Police Department must —...→

Chicago Police Missed More Than 70% of Deadlines in First Year of Consent Decree

Chicago Police Missed More Than 70% of Deadlines in First Year of Consent Decree

A new report from the independent monitor overseeing the federal consent decree to reform the Chicago Police Department shows that the city has missed the majo [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Missed More Than 70% of D...→

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

In a recent interview with Minnesota Public Radio host Andrea Swensson, rapper Chad Heslup (aka Longshot) talked about his history of involvement in protest mo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot ...→