Ald. Lopez Speaks Out On Gang Violence, Regardless Of ThreatsAlderman Raymond Lopez is not backing away from comments that apparently provoked a street gang's threats against him.
Arrest Of Jewish Man In JCC Threats Does Not Discount The Threats, ADL SaysThe head of the Anti-Defamation League in the Midwest said the fact that a Jewish man was arrested doesn't diminish the impact of the crime.
Israel Police Arrest Suspect In Threats On U.S. Jewish TargetsPolice spokesman Micky Rosenfeld described the suspect as a hacker, but said his motives were still unclear.
Sex Offender Charged With Sending Threats To Governor, SheriffEric Pence was charged with one felony count of threatening a public official for the threat to the governor, and one misdemeanor count of harassment using an electronic communication for the threats to the sheriff, authorities said.
Hammond Teen Arrested For Creepy Clown ThreatsA Hammond High School student was identified as using a clown persona to issue threats of bodily harm against other students in Hammond and in Utah, according to Hammond Police Lt. Richard Hoyda.
Sinister Threats By People Dressed As Clowns Appearing LocallySinister social media posts involving clowns and threats by people dressed as clowns were made in Chicago area and Northwestern Indiana schools.
Police Investigate Social Media Threats At Glen Ellyn High SchoolAuthorities received reports Thursday that a student at Glenbard West High School, at 670 Crescent Blvd., was threatening violence against other students, according to Glen Ellyn police.
Man Accused Of Threatening U Of C May Leave Home, Judge RulesA federal judge loosened restrictions Tuesday on a South Side man accused last year of threatening to shoot several people at the University of Chicago.
More Security At Barrington High School After Ex-Student Arrested For ThreatsFormer Barrington student Tyler Bosworth, 18, allegedly posted a message on Snapchat on Sept. 6, threatening to use guns and knives to kill people at the school on Wednesday, according to police.
Retired Cop Charged With Threats In Fox Lake Case Released On BondA retired Chicago police officer made an unsuccessful bid for reduced bail Tuesday morning, on charges he threatened Lake County officials investigating the shooting death of Fox Lake Police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz.
Federal Judge Keeps Man Locked Up Over Threatening Facebook PostsA judge refused Monday to release a man from federal custody after prosecutors accused him of threatening through Facebook to shoot a “high net worth individual” before leaving for Pakistan.
Police Step Up Patrols At Glenbard East H.S. After Unsubstantiated ThreatsPolice in west suburban Lombard were taking no chances, sending extra officers to Glenbard East High School, after rumors of some type of violence.