Threatening A Public Official

Larry Hamilton (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Threatens To Kill Chicago Cop After He’s Asked To Put Out Cigarette

A man who threatened to kill a cop after taunting officers by telling them “I would like to see you … try to take me to jail” was ordered held in lieu of $100,000 bail Sunday.


Illinois State Rep. Jeanne Ives, R-Wheaton. (Credit:

Chicago Man Accused Of Threatening Lawmaker Over Comments On Gay Marriage

A felony arrest warrant has been issued for a Chicago man accused of threatening a state representative over her controversial comments about same-sex marriages.


Maurice Pennington Sr.

Man Charged With Threatening Attorney General Madigan

A man was due for a bond hearing Friday, after authorities say he threatened Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2011