Police Tuesday staged a show of force and cooperation on the city’s northern border.
An off-duty Evanston police officer found himself in the right place at the right time to save a life, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.
Javar Bamberg was shot in an alley in the 1700 block of Grey Avenue, just north of Evanston High School, on Dec. 12, 2012.
More than 40 people did so in the first hour, surrendering an array of weapons that ranged from handguns to rifles.
Heroin, crack cocaine and other suspected narcotics were seized and two people arrested when north suburban police raided a home on Chicago’s North Side, and a third person was arrested for trying to enter the home during the search.
A lawsuit was filed Monday claiming that an Evanston police officer sexually harassed a female officer after their relationship ended.
A 38-year-old man has been charged with burglary after police found him, fidgety and nervous, walking around with a printer.