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Don’t blame Chicago’s top cop for the gun violence of Memorial Day weekend | Letters

Don’t blame Chicago’s top cop for the gun violence of Memorial Day weekend | Letters

When Police Supt. David Brown was sworn in, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she "got her man." Are we to believe now that he’s not her man? Read full article: Don’t blame Chicago’s top cop for the gu...→

Don’t blame Chicago’s top cop for the gun violence of Memorial Day weekend | Letters

Don’t blame Chicago’s top cop for the gun violence of Memorial Day weekend | Letters

When Police Supt. David Brown was sworn in, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she "got her man." Are we to believe now that he’s not her man? Read full article: Don’t blame Chicago’s top cop for the gu...→

NYPD top cop suggests getting rid of the one thing that made NYC safe

NYPD top cop suggests getting rid of the one thing that made NYC safe

The NYPD’s top cops just offered draft articles of capitulation to street crime and civic deterioration. There seems little doubt the surrender will be accepte [...] Read full article: NYPD top cop suggests getting rid of the...→

Chicago Pastors Demand City Not Rehire Disgraced Former Cop

Chicago Pastors Demand City Not Rehire Disgraced Former Cop

A group of South and West side pastors prayed outside Chicago City Hall on Tuesday before asking Mayor Lori Lightfoot to keep disgraced former cop Robert Rialm [...] Read full article: Chicago Pastors Demand City Not Rehire D...→

Gun Laws Fail to Prevent 100 People Shot in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

Gun Laws Fail to Prevent 100 People Shot in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

Stringent gun controls failed to prevent 100 people from being shot over Father's Day weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot's (D) Chicago.  Read full article: Gun Laws Fail to Prevent 100 People Shot...→

Shootings continue as Minneapolis organizes multiagency response to gun violence | MinnPost

Plus: Mia cuts roughly 15 percent of staff; U of M researchers find common diabetes drug reduces risks from COVID-19 for women; Postal Service offers reward fo [...] Read full article: Shootings continue as Minneapolis organi...→

Gun Violence Survivors, Pastor Call for Action After 104 Shot During Weekend in Chicago

Gun Violence Survivors, Pastor Call for Action After 104 Shot During Weekend in Chicago

Chicago community leaders and gun violence survivors stood in solidarity with pastor, Rev. Michael Pfleger, Monday evening as he call for action in response to [...] Read full article: Gun Violence Survivors, Pastor Call for ...→

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...→

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...→

Chicago cop defies boss by kneeling outside of union office

Chicago cop defies boss by kneeling outside of union office

In apparent defiance of the head of Chicago’s powerful Fraternal Order of Police, a city cop posted a photo of herself kneeling in front of a union office, acc [...] Read full article: Chicago cop defies boss by kneeling outs...→

Georgia cop points gun at black teens before neighbors gather telling him not to shoot

Georgia cop points gun at black teens before neighbors gather telling him not to shoot

A police department in Georgia is facing criticism after a video circulating online showed an officer holding five black teenagers -- with their hands up -- at [...] Read full article: Georgia cop points gun at black teens be...→

Alleged top ‘El Chapo’ aide, ‘The Engineer,’ extradited to face charges in Chicago

Officials said Felipe Cabrera Sarabia was considered one of the chief aides to convicted drug boss Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzman, who is in prison in the U.S. Read full article: Alleged top ‘El Chapo’ aide, ‘The Engine...→

Brief Gun Battle Ensues During 6-Hour Domestic Violence Standoff in Lakeside - Times of San Diego

A domestic violence suspect was taken into custody at a Lakeside home after a roughly six-hour standoff during which he allegedly shot at deputies. Read full article: Brief Gun Battle Ensues During 6-Hour Do...→

Coronavirus on Top of Flu Season Could be a ‘Major Problem:’ Chicago Doctor

Coronavirus on Top of Flu Season Could be a ‘Major Problem:’ Chicago Doctor

Chicago’s top doctor said Friday she’s concerned about the possibility of a second wave of coronavirus cases coinciding with flu season this coming fall and wi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus on Top of Flu Season Could b...→

13 Chicago officers lounged in a congressman’s office during demonstrations and violence, security video shows

13 Chicago officers lounged in a congressman’s office during demonstrations and violence, security video shows

(CNN) — Thirteen Chicago police officers lounged and slept in the congressional campaign office of US Rep. Bobby Rush on June 1 as protests and... Read full article: 13 Chicago officers lounged in a congres...→

Philly Police Inspector Who Lost Nephew to Gun Violence Speaks on Black Lives Matter Movement

Philly Police Inspector Who Lost Nephew to Gun Violence Speaks on Black Lives Matter Movement

A veteran Philadelphia Police Inspector whose nephew was recently shot to death says he supports the Black Lives Matter movement and police reform while remain [...] Read full article: Philly Police Inspector Who Lost Nephew ...→

Parkland students against gun violence rallying for racial justice | WTOP

Among the thousands of activists who have marched in the nation’s capital recently to protest racial injustice are survivors of a Florida high school massacre [...] Read full article: Parkland students against gun violence r...→

Off-Duty Missouri Cop Caught on Video Threatening Couple With Violence

Off-Duty Missouri Cop Caught on Video Threatening Couple With Violence

A Missouri police officer has been placed on administrative duty after a video in which he threatens a couple with violence while off the clock... Read full article: Off-Duty Missouri Cop Caught on Video Th...→

Five people shot during Brooklyn vigil as NYC gun violence surges

Five people shot during Brooklyn vigil as NYC gun violence surges

Police said the victims were attending a vigil, but had no further details on the gathering or what led up to the shooting. A total of 11 shootings, with 17 to [...] Read full article: Five people shot during Brooklyn vigil a...→

Pfleger calls for action to stem gun violence

Pfleger calls for action to stem gun violence

The response to gun violence should be equal to the response to the coronavirus, Pfleger said. Read full article: Pfleger calls for action to stem gun vio...→

Detroit's First Weekend Of Summer Ends In Gun Violence

Detroit's First Weekend Of Summer Ends In Gun Violence

The 19000 block of Cameron street was the scene of a fatal shooting that rocked the neighborhood Sunday morning. Read full article: Detroit's First Weekend Of Summer Ends I...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

St. Paul community leaders say ‘enough is enough’ to gun violence

St. Paul community leaders say ‘enough is enough’ to gun violence

Several community leaders gathered in St. Paul Friday to call for an end to gun violence following several recent shooting incidents. They met in the parking l [...] Read full article: St. Paul community leaders say ‘enough i...→

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

A former Chicago police officer received a 50-year prison sentence Wednesday for the 2017 murder of his wife and fellow former officer, Elizabeth "Betty" Volbe [...] Read full article: Judge orders 50-year sentence for former...→

Georgia cop berated by angry onlookers after drawing gun on 5 teens

Georgia cop berated by angry onlookers after drawing gun on 5 teens

A cop sparked outrage in suburban Atlanta by pulling his gun on five young teens for more than four minutes — with a growing band of angry onlookers screaming [...] Read full article: Georgia cop berated by angry onlookers a...→

Opinion | Where were anti-gun violence advocates when cops shot, killed 1,000 people a year?

Opinion | Where were anti-gun violence advocates when cops shot, killed 1,000 people a year?

When Black-led organizations connected the dots between civilian and police gun violence, many of our progressive allies historically stayed quiet. Read full article: Opinion | Where were anti-gun violence a...→

Charges for Man from Viral Police Video Who Allegedly Impersonated Officer, Pulled Gun on Cop

Charges for Man from Viral Police Video Who Allegedly Impersonated Officer, Pulled Gun on Cop

A Philadelphia man known for recording videos of his interactions with police who landed in custody last week after allegedly impersonating a cop and threateni [...] Read full article: Charges for Man from Viral Police Video ...→

Overnight gun violence wounds 11, kills 1 in Philadelphia

Overnight gun violence wounds 11, kills 1 in Philadelphia

Police say several episodes of gunfire overnight in Philadelphia left a total of 11 people wounded and at least one person dead Read full article: Overnight gun violence wounds 11, kills ...→

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Nearly 90 percent of homicides in Philadelphia were caused by gun violence, a number that is astoundingly high despite shutdowns due to coronavirus and ongoing [...] Read full article: Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite ...→

Gun Violence Spikes in N.Y.C., Intensifying Debate Over Policing

Gun Violence Spikes in N.Y.C., Intensifying Debate Over Policing

More than a dozen people have been fatally shot, including a teenager at her college graduation party and a clothing designer who was washing his car. Read full article: Gun Violence Spikes in N.Y.C., Intensify...→

EDITORIAL: Playing the blame game won’t end Chicago’s deadly violence

EDITORIAL: Playing the blame game won’t end Chicago’s deadly violence

More than 100 people were shot over the weekend. If the problem boils down to bad people being sprung from jail too easily, show us the proof. Read full article: EDITORIAL: Playing the blame game won’t ...→

Plenty of outrage over Chicago violence, despite what Fox News may tell you

Plenty of outrage over Chicago violence, despite what Fox News may tell you

Violence is the excuse Fox Nation is always looking for to wash its hands of America’s racial woes. Read full article: Plenty of outrage over Chicago violence,...→

TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising from gun companies, causing fans to quest [...]

TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising from gun companies, causing fans to quest [...]

TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising from gun companies, causing fans to question its 2nd Amendment stance Protesters topple Ulysses Grant statue in San Fran [...] Read full article: TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising f...→

Chicago approaches 300 homicides after weekend violence

The mayor and CPD chief blamed the partial shutdown of the criminal justice system, suggesting repeat felons were to blame for the dozens shot. Read full article: Chicago approaches 300 homicides after w...→

Minneapolis Gun Violence: Teen Dies After Being Shot Inside Moving Car, Left For Dead By Passengers

Minneapolis Gun Violence: Teen Dies After Being Shot Inside Moving Car, Left For Dead By Passengers

Minneapolis police say a 17-year-old boy is dead after being shot while riding inside a car in the Jordan neighborhood Sunday night. Read full article: Minneapolis Gun Violence: Teen Dies Afte...→

Meet the Chicago area's two top-selling real estate agents

Steve Koleno of Re/Max sold the most homes in 2019, and @properties' Jena Radnay led the pack in dollar volume, according to a national report. Read full article: Meet the Chicago area's two top-selling ...→

Chicago cop kneels outside police union office after its boss threatened to kick out members who do so

Chicago cop kneels outside police union office after its boss threatened to kick out members who do so

A Chicago cop posted a picture of herself kneeling in front of a police union office reportedly after the union boss last week threatened to kick out any membe [...] Read full article: Chicago cop kneels outside police union ...→

Rapping cop suspended after filming transphobic video encouraging violence

Rapping cop suspended after filming transphobic video encouraging violence

A cop in New York has been suspended after a video of him rapping transphobic lyrics and encouraging violence was posted to social media. Read full article: Rapping cop suspended after filming tran...→

Over 30 Shot, Two Killed, in Gun-Controlled Chicago

Over 30 Shot, Two Killed, in Gun-Controlled Chicago

More than 30 people were shot, two fatally, as gun violence raged in the city of Chicago over the weekend. Read full article: Over 30 Shot, Two Killed, in Gun-Control...→

Seattle’s top cop wants to take back protester-occupied precinct ‘ASAP’

Seattle’s top cop wants to take back protester-occupied precinct ‘ASAP’

Seattle protesters continued their fourth day occupying the blocks around an abandoned police precinct Friday, as the city’s top cop said she wants back inside [...] Read full article: Seattle’s top cop wants to take back pro...→

Top Cop 'Probably' Would Have Joined BLM Protests If He Wasn't Officer

Top Cop 'Probably' Would Have Joined BLM Protests If He Wasn't Officer

London's assistant commissioner Neil Basu said he would "probably" have joined Black Lives Matter protests if he was not a police officer. Read full article: Top Cop 'Probably' Would Have Joined BLM...→

'Top Gun: Maverick' shares behind-the-scenes video of a jet flying very low over the crew

'Top Gun: Maverick' shares behind-the-scenes video of a jet flying very low over the crew

“Top Gun: Maverick” teased fans with a brief behind-the-scenes video showing the power of the movie’s use of real aerial effects rather than any CGI.  Read full article: 'Top Gun: Maverick' shares behind-the-sc...→

NYPD top cop suggests getting rid of the one thing that made NYC safe

NYPD top cop suggests getting rid of the one thing that made NYC safe

The NYPD’s top cops just offered draft articles of capitulation to street crime and civic deterioration. There seems little doubt the surrender will be accepte [...] Read full article: NYPD top cop suggests getting rid of the...→

Gun Violence Spikes in N.Y.C., Intensifying Debate Over Policing

Gun Violence Spikes in N.Y.C., Intensifying Debate Over Policing

More than a dozen people have been fatally shot, including a teenager at her college graduation party and a clothing designer who was washing his car. Read full article: Gun Violence Spikes in N.Y.C., Intensify...→

Off-Duty Missouri Cop Caught on Video Threatening Couple With Violence

Off-Duty Missouri Cop Caught on Video Threatening Couple With Violence

A Missouri police officer has been placed on administrative duty after a video in which he threatens a couple with violence while off the clock... Read full article: Off-Duty Missouri Cop Caught on Video Th...→

Gun Laws Fail to Prevent 100 People Shot in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

Gun Laws Fail to Prevent 100 People Shot in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

Stringent gun controls failed to prevent 100 people from being shot over Father's Day weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot's (D) Chicago.  Read full article: Gun Laws Fail to Prevent 100 People Shot...→

Plenty of outrage over Chicago violence, despite what Fox News may tell you

Plenty of outrage over Chicago violence, despite what Fox News may tell you

Violence is the excuse Fox Nation is always looking for to wash its hands of America’s racial woes. Read full article: Plenty of outrage over Chicago violence,...→

Pfleger calls for action to stem gun violence

Pfleger calls for action to stem gun violence

The response to gun violence should be equal to the response to the coronavirus, Pfleger said. Read full article: Pfleger calls for action to stem gun vio...→

Gun Violence Survivors, Pastor Call for Action After 104 Shot During Weekend in Chicago

Gun Violence Survivors, Pastor Call for Action After 104 Shot During Weekend in Chicago

Chicago community leaders and gun violence survivors stood in solidarity with pastor, Rev. Michael Pfleger, Monday evening as he call for action in response to [...] Read full article: Gun Violence Survivors, Pastor Call for ...→

Chicago approaches 300 homicides after weekend violence

The mayor and CPD chief blamed the partial shutdown of the criminal justice system, suggesting repeat felons were to blame for the dozens shot. Read full article: Chicago approaches 300 homicides after w...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

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...→

St. Paul community leaders say ‘enough is enough’ to gun violence

St. Paul community leaders say ‘enough is enough’ to gun violence

Several community leaders gathered in St. Paul Friday to call for an end to gun violence following several recent shooting incidents. They met in the parking l [...] Read full article: St. Paul community leaders say ‘enough i...→

Chicago cop defies boss by kneeling outside of union office

Chicago cop defies boss by kneeling outside of union office

In apparent defiance of the head of Chicago’s powerful Fraternal Order of Police, a city cop posted a photo of herself kneeling in front of a union office, acc [...] Read full article: Chicago cop defies boss by kneeling outs...→

Chicago cop kneels outside police union office after its boss threatened to kick out members who do so

Chicago cop kneels outside police union office after its boss threatened to kick out members who do so

A Chicago cop posted a picture of herself kneeling in front of a police union office reportedly after the union boss last week threatened to kick out any membe [...] Read full article: Chicago cop kneels outside police union ...→

Georgia cop berated by angry onlookers after drawing gun on 5 teens

Georgia cop berated by angry onlookers after drawing gun on 5 teens

A cop sparked outrage in suburban Atlanta by pulling his gun on five young teens for more than four minutes — with a growing band of angry onlookers screaming [...] Read full article: Georgia cop berated by angry onlookers a...→

Brief Gun Battle Ensues During 6-Hour Domestic Violence Standoff in Lakeside - Times of San Diego

A domestic violence suspect was taken into custody at a Lakeside home after a roughly six-hour standoff during which he allegedly shot at deputies. Read full article: Brief Gun Battle Ensues During 6-Hour Do...→

Seattle’s top cop wants to take back protester-occupied precinct ‘ASAP’

Seattle’s top cop wants to take back protester-occupied precinct ‘ASAP’

Seattle protesters continued their fourth day occupying the blocks around an abandoned police precinct Friday, as the city’s top cop said she wants back inside [...] Read full article: Seattle’s top cop wants to take back pro...→

Overnight gun violence wounds 11, kills 1 in Philadelphia

Overnight gun violence wounds 11, kills 1 in Philadelphia

Police say several episodes of gunfire overnight in Philadelphia left a total of 11 people wounded and at least one person dead Read full article: Overnight gun violence wounds 11, kills ...→

13 Chicago officers lounged in a congressman’s office during demonstrations and violence, security video shows

13 Chicago officers lounged in a congressman’s office during demonstrations and violence, security video shows

(CNN) — Thirteen Chicago police officers lounged and slept in the congressional campaign office of US Rep. Bobby Rush on June 1 as protests and... Read full article: 13 Chicago officers lounged in a congres...→

'Top Gun: Maverick' shares behind-the-scenes video of a jet flying very low over the crew

'Top Gun: Maverick' shares behind-the-scenes video of a jet flying very low over the crew

“Top Gun: Maverick” teased fans with a brief behind-the-scenes video showing the power of the movie’s use of real aerial effects rather than any CGI.  Read full article: 'Top Gun: Maverick' shares behind-the-sc...→

Parkland students against gun violence rallying for racial justice | WTOP

Among the thousands of activists who have marched in the nation’s capital recently to protest racial injustice are survivors of a Florida high school massacre [...] Read full article: Parkland students against gun violence r...→

Chicago Pastors Demand City Not Rehire Disgraced Former Cop

Chicago Pastors Demand City Not Rehire Disgraced Former Cop

A group of South and West side pastors prayed outside Chicago City Hall on Tuesday before asking Mayor Lori Lightfoot to keep disgraced former cop Robert Rialm [...] Read full article: Chicago Pastors Demand City Not Rehire D...→

EDITORIAL: Playing the blame game won’t end Chicago’s deadly violence

EDITORIAL: Playing the blame game won’t end Chicago’s deadly violence

More than 100 people were shot over the weekend. If the problem boils down to bad people being sprung from jail too easily, show us the proof. Read full article: EDITORIAL: Playing the blame game won’t ...→

Five people shot during Brooklyn vigil as NYC gun violence surges

Five people shot during Brooklyn vigil as NYC gun violence surges

Police said the victims were attending a vigil, but had no further details on the gathering or what led up to the shooting. A total of 11 shootings, with 17 to [...] Read full article: Five people shot during Brooklyn vigil a...→

Shootings continue as Minneapolis organizes multiagency response to gun violence | MinnPost

Plus: Mia cuts roughly 15 percent of staff; U of M researchers find common diabetes drug reduces risks from COVID-19 for women; Postal Service offers reward fo [...] Read full article: Shootings continue as Minneapolis organi...→

TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising from gun companies, causing fans to quest [...]

TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising from gun companies, causing fans to quest [...]

TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising from gun companies, causing fans to question its 2nd Amendment stance Protesters topple Ulysses Grant statue in San Fran [...] Read full article: TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising f...→

Detroit's First Weekend Of Summer Ends In Gun Violence

Detroit's First Weekend Of Summer Ends In Gun Violence

The 19000 block of Cameron street was the scene of a fatal shooting that rocked the neighborhood Sunday morning. Read full article: Detroit's First Weekend Of Summer Ends I...→

Minneapolis Gun Violence: Teen Dies After Being Shot Inside Moving Car, Left For Dead By Passengers

Minneapolis Gun Violence: Teen Dies After Being Shot Inside Moving Car, Left For Dead By Passengers

Minneapolis police say a 17-year-old boy is dead after being shot while riding inside a car in the Jordan neighborhood Sunday night. Read full article: Minneapolis Gun Violence: Teen Dies Afte...→

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...→

Meet the Chicago area's two top-selling real estate agents

Steve Koleno of Re/Max sold the most homes in 2019, and @properties' Jena Radnay led the pack in dollar volume, according to a national report. Read full article: Meet the Chicago area's two top-selling ...→

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

A former Chicago police officer received a 50-year prison sentence Wednesday for the 2017 murder of his wife and fellow former officer, Elizabeth "Betty" Volbe [...] Read full article: Judge orders 50-year sentence for former...→

Georgia cop points gun at black teens before neighbors gather telling him not to shoot

Georgia cop points gun at black teens before neighbors gather telling him not to shoot

A police department in Georgia is facing criticism after a video circulating online showed an officer holding five black teenagers -- with their hands up -- at [...] Read full article: Georgia cop points gun at black teens be...→

Rapping cop suspended after filming transphobic video encouraging violence

Rapping cop suspended after filming transphobic video encouraging violence

A cop in New York has been suspended after a video of him rapping transphobic lyrics and encouraging violence was posted to social media. Read full article: Rapping cop suspended after filming tran...→

Opinion | Where were anti-gun violence advocates when cops shot, killed 1,000 people a year?

Opinion | Where were anti-gun violence advocates when cops shot, killed 1,000 people a year?

When Black-led organizations connected the dots between civilian and police gun violence, many of our progressive allies historically stayed quiet. Read full article: Opinion | Where were anti-gun violence a...→

Alleged top ‘El Chapo’ aide, ‘The Engineer,’ extradited to face charges in Chicago

Officials said Felipe Cabrera Sarabia was considered one of the chief aides to convicted drug boss Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzman, who is in prison in the U.S. Read full article: Alleged top ‘El Chapo’ aide, ‘The Engine...→

Over 30 Shot, Two Killed, in Gun-Controlled Chicago

Over 30 Shot, Two Killed, in Gun-Controlled Chicago

More than 30 people were shot, two fatally, as gun violence raged in the city of Chicago over the weekend. Read full article: Over 30 Shot, Two Killed, in Gun-Control...→

Charges for Man from Viral Police Video Who Allegedly Impersonated Officer, Pulled Gun on Cop

Charges for Man from Viral Police Video Who Allegedly Impersonated Officer, Pulled Gun on Cop

A Philadelphia man known for recording videos of his interactions with police who landed in custody last week after allegedly impersonating a cop and threateni [...] Read full article: Charges for Man from Viral Police Video ...→

Coronavirus on Top of Flu Season Could be a ‘Major Problem:’ Chicago Doctor

Coronavirus on Top of Flu Season Could be a ‘Major Problem:’ Chicago Doctor

Chicago’s top doctor said Friday she’s concerned about the possibility of a second wave of coronavirus cases coinciding with flu season this coming fall and wi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus on Top of Flu Season Could b...→

Top Cop 'Probably' Would Have Joined BLM Protests If He Wasn't Officer

Top Cop 'Probably' Would Have Joined BLM Protests If He Wasn't Officer

London's assistant commissioner Neil Basu said he would "probably" have joined Black Lives Matter protests if he was not a police officer. Read full article: Top Cop 'Probably' Would Have Joined BLM...→

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Nearly 90 percent of homicides in Philadelphia were caused by gun violence, a number that is astoundingly high despite shutdowns due to coronavirus and ongoing [...] Read full article: Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite ...→

Philly Police Inspector Who Lost Nephew to Gun Violence Speaks on Black Lives Matter Movement

Philly Police Inspector Who Lost Nephew to Gun Violence Speaks on Black Lives Matter Movement

A veteran Philadelphia Police Inspector whose nephew was recently shot to death says he supports the Black Lives Matter movement and police reform while remain [...] Read full article: Philly Police Inspector Who Lost Nephew ...→

NYPD top cop suggests getting rid of the one thing that made NYC safe

NYPD top cop suggests getting rid of the one thing that made NYC safe

The NYPD’s top cops just offered draft articles of capitulation to street crime and civic deterioration. There seems little doubt the surrender will be accepte [...] Read full article: NYPD top cop suggests getting rid of the...→

Parkland students against gun violence rallying for racial justice | WTOP

Among the thousands of activists who have marched in the nation’s capital recently to protest racial injustice are survivors of a Florida high school massacre [...] Read full article: Parkland students against gun violence r...→

Gun Violence Spikes in N.Y.C., Intensifying Debate Over Policing

Gun Violence Spikes in N.Y.C., Intensifying Debate Over Policing

More than a dozen people have been fatally shot, including a teenager at her college graduation party and a clothing designer who was washing his car. Read full article: Gun Violence Spikes in N.Y.C., Intensify...→

Chicago Pastors Demand City Not Rehire Disgraced Former Cop

Chicago Pastors Demand City Not Rehire Disgraced Former Cop

A group of South and West side pastors prayed outside Chicago City Hall on Tuesday before asking Mayor Lori Lightfoot to keep disgraced former cop Robert Rialm [...] Read full article: Chicago Pastors Demand City Not Rehire D...→

Off-Duty Missouri Cop Caught on Video Threatening Couple With Violence

Off-Duty Missouri Cop Caught on Video Threatening Couple With Violence

A Missouri police officer has been placed on administrative duty after a video in which he threatens a couple with violence while off the clock... Read full article: Off-Duty Missouri Cop Caught on Video Th...→

EDITORIAL: Playing the blame game won’t end Chicago’s deadly violence

EDITORIAL: Playing the blame game won’t end Chicago’s deadly violence

More than 100 people were shot over the weekend. If the problem boils down to bad people being sprung from jail too easily, show us the proof. Read full article: EDITORIAL: Playing the blame game won’t ...→

Gun Laws Fail to Prevent 100 People Shot in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

Gun Laws Fail to Prevent 100 People Shot in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

Stringent gun controls failed to prevent 100 people from being shot over Father's Day weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot's (D) Chicago.  Read full article: Gun Laws Fail to Prevent 100 People Shot...→

Five people shot during Brooklyn vigil as NYC gun violence surges

Five people shot during Brooklyn vigil as NYC gun violence surges

Police said the victims were attending a vigil, but had no further details on the gathering or what led up to the shooting. A total of 11 shootings, with 17 to [...] Read full article: Five people shot during Brooklyn vigil a...→

Plenty of outrage over Chicago violence, despite what Fox News may tell you

Plenty of outrage over Chicago violence, despite what Fox News may tell you

Violence is the excuse Fox Nation is always looking for to wash its hands of America’s racial woes. Read full article: Plenty of outrage over Chicago violence,...→

Shootings continue as Minneapolis organizes multiagency response to gun violence | MinnPost

Plus: Mia cuts roughly 15 percent of staff; U of M researchers find common diabetes drug reduces risks from COVID-19 for women; Postal Service offers reward fo [...] Read full article: Shootings continue as Minneapolis organi...→

Pfleger calls for action to stem gun violence

Pfleger calls for action to stem gun violence

The response to gun violence should be equal to the response to the coronavirus, Pfleger said. Read full article: Pfleger calls for action to stem gun vio...→

TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising from gun companies, causing fans to quest [...]

TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising from gun companies, causing fans to quest [...]

TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising from gun companies, causing fans to question its 2nd Amendment stance Protesters topple Ulysses Grant statue in San Fran [...] Read full article: TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects advertising f...→

Gun Violence Survivors, Pastor Call for Action After 104 Shot During Weekend in Chicago

Gun Violence Survivors, Pastor Call for Action After 104 Shot During Weekend in Chicago

Chicago community leaders and gun violence survivors stood in solidarity with pastor, Rev. Michael Pfleger, Monday evening as he call for action in response to [...] Read full article: Gun Violence Survivors, Pastor Call for ...→

Detroit's First Weekend Of Summer Ends In Gun Violence

Detroit's First Weekend Of Summer Ends In Gun Violence

The 19000 block of Cameron street was the scene of a fatal shooting that rocked the neighborhood Sunday morning. Read full article: Detroit's First Weekend Of Summer Ends I...→

Chicago approaches 300 homicides after weekend violence

The mayor and CPD chief blamed the partial shutdown of the criminal justice system, suggesting repeat felons were to blame for the dozens shot. Read full article: Chicago approaches 300 homicides after w...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Minneapolis Gun Violence: Teen Dies After Being Shot Inside Moving Car, Left For Dead By Passengers

Minneapolis Gun Violence: Teen Dies After Being Shot Inside Moving Car, Left For Dead By Passengers

Minneapolis police say a 17-year-old boy is dead after being shot while riding inside a car in the Jordan neighborhood Sunday night. Read full article: Minneapolis Gun Violence: Teen Dies Afte...→

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...→

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...→

St. Paul community leaders say ‘enough is enough’ to gun violence

St. Paul community leaders say ‘enough is enough’ to gun violence

Several community leaders gathered in St. Paul Friday to call for an end to gun violence following several recent shooting incidents. They met in the parking l [...] Read full article: St. Paul community leaders say ‘enough i...→

Meet the Chicago area's two top-selling real estate agents

Steve Koleno of Re/Max sold the most homes in 2019, and @properties' Jena Radnay led the pack in dollar volume, according to a national report. Read full article: Meet the Chicago area's two top-selling ...→

Chicago cop defies boss by kneeling outside of union office

Chicago cop defies boss by kneeling outside of union office

In apparent defiance of the head of Chicago’s powerful Fraternal Order of Police, a city cop posted a photo of herself kneeling in front of a union office, acc [...] Read full article: Chicago cop defies boss by kneeling outs...→

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

A former Chicago police officer received a 50-year prison sentence Wednesday for the 2017 murder of his wife and fellow former officer, Elizabeth "Betty" Volbe [...] Read full article: Judge orders 50-year sentence for former...→

Chicago cop kneels outside police union office after its boss threatened to kick out members who do so

Chicago cop kneels outside police union office after its boss threatened to kick out members who do so

A Chicago cop posted a picture of herself kneeling in front of a police union office reportedly after the union boss last week threatened to kick out any membe [...] Read full article: Chicago cop kneels outside police union ...→

Georgia cop points gun at black teens before neighbors gather telling him not to shoot

Georgia cop points gun at black teens before neighbors gather telling him not to shoot

A police department in Georgia is facing criticism after a video circulating online showed an officer holding five black teenagers -- with their hands up -- at [...] Read full article: Georgia cop points gun at black teens be...→

Georgia cop berated by angry onlookers after drawing gun on 5 teens

Georgia cop berated by angry onlookers after drawing gun on 5 teens

A cop sparked outrage in suburban Atlanta by pulling his gun on five young teens for more than four minutes — with a growing band of angry onlookers screaming [...] Read full article: Georgia cop berated by angry onlookers a...→

Rapping cop suspended after filming transphobic video encouraging violence

Rapping cop suspended after filming transphobic video encouraging violence

A cop in New York has been suspended after a video of him rapping transphobic lyrics and encouraging violence was posted to social media. Read full article: Rapping cop suspended after filming tran...→

Opinion | Where were anti-gun violence advocates when cops shot, killed 1,000 people a year?

Opinion | Where were anti-gun violence advocates when cops shot, killed 1,000 people a year?

When Black-led organizations connected the dots between civilian and police gun violence, many of our progressive allies historically stayed quiet. Read full article: Opinion | Where were anti-gun violence a...→

Alleged top ‘El Chapo’ aide, ‘The Engineer,’ extradited to face charges in Chicago

Officials said Felipe Cabrera Sarabia was considered one of the chief aides to convicted drug boss Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzman, who is in prison in the U.S. Read full article: Alleged top ‘El Chapo’ aide, ‘The Engine...→

Over 30 Shot, Two Killed, in Gun-Controlled Chicago

Over 30 Shot, Two Killed, in Gun-Controlled Chicago

More than 30 people were shot, two fatally, as gun violence raged in the city of Chicago over the weekend. Read full article: Over 30 Shot, Two Killed, in Gun-Control...→

Brief Gun Battle Ensues During 6-Hour Domestic Violence Standoff in Lakeside - Times of San Diego

A domestic violence suspect was taken into custody at a Lakeside home after a roughly six-hour standoff during which he allegedly shot at deputies. Read full article: Brief Gun Battle Ensues During 6-Hour Do...→

Charges for Man from Viral Police Video Who Allegedly Impersonated Officer, Pulled Gun on Cop

Charges for Man from Viral Police Video Who Allegedly Impersonated Officer, Pulled Gun on Cop

A Philadelphia man known for recording videos of his interactions with police who landed in custody last week after allegedly impersonating a cop and threateni [...] Read full article: Charges for Man from Viral Police Video ...→

Seattle’s top cop wants to take back protester-occupied precinct ‘ASAP’

Seattle’s top cop wants to take back protester-occupied precinct ‘ASAP’

Seattle protesters continued their fourth day occupying the blocks around an abandoned police precinct Friday, as the city’s top cop said she wants back inside [...] Read full article: Seattle’s top cop wants to take back pro...→

Coronavirus on Top of Flu Season Could be a ‘Major Problem:’ Chicago Doctor

Coronavirus on Top of Flu Season Could be a ‘Major Problem:’ Chicago Doctor

Chicago’s top doctor said Friday she’s concerned about the possibility of a second wave of coronavirus cases coinciding with flu season this coming fall and wi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus on Top of Flu Season Could b...→

Overnight gun violence wounds 11, kills 1 in Philadelphia

Overnight gun violence wounds 11, kills 1 in Philadelphia

Police say several episodes of gunfire overnight in Philadelphia left a total of 11 people wounded and at least one person dead Read full article: Overnight gun violence wounds 11, kills ...→

Top Cop 'Probably' Would Have Joined BLM Protests If He Wasn't Officer

Top Cop 'Probably' Would Have Joined BLM Protests If He Wasn't Officer

London's assistant commissioner Neil Basu said he would "probably" have joined Black Lives Matter protests if he was not a police officer. Read full article: Top Cop 'Probably' Would Have Joined BLM...→

13 Chicago officers lounged in a congressman’s office during demonstrations and violence, security video shows

13 Chicago officers lounged in a congressman’s office during demonstrations and violence, security video shows

(CNN) — Thirteen Chicago police officers lounged and slept in the congressional campaign office of US Rep. Bobby Rush on June 1 as protests and... Read full article: 13 Chicago officers lounged in a congres...→

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite virus lockdowns, social unrest

Nearly 90 percent of homicides in Philadelphia were caused by gun violence, a number that is astoundingly high despite shutdowns due to coronavirus and ongoing [...] Read full article: Gun violence grips Philadelphia despite ...→

'Top Gun: Maverick' shares behind-the-scenes video of a jet flying very low over the crew

'Top Gun: Maverick' shares behind-the-scenes video of a jet flying very low over the crew

“Top Gun: Maverick” teased fans with a brief behind-the-scenes video showing the power of the movie’s use of real aerial effects rather than any CGI.  Read full article: 'Top Gun: Maverick' shares behind-the-sc...→

Philly Police Inspector Who Lost Nephew to Gun Violence Speaks on Black Lives Matter Movement

Philly Police Inspector Who Lost Nephew to Gun Violence Speaks on Black Lives Matter Movement

A veteran Philadelphia Police Inspector whose nephew was recently shot to death says he supports the Black Lives Matter movement and police reform while remain [...] Read full article: Philly Police Inspector Who Lost Nephew ...→