CBS 2 Investigators: Officers Unprotected At COVID-19 Testing SitesA lawyer for the the Joliet Police Union said there is an overall lack of direction for these officers, along with a lack of protective gear. And the fear and frustration from the cops on the street is growing.
How Does Soap Destroy Viruses? A Scientific ExplanationYou’re already well familiar with this admonition, of course: wash your hands – it’s the best defense against COVID-19.
With Dozens Of COVID-19 Cases In Department, Some Chicago Police Employees Say They Don't Feel Safe At WorkA total of 74 Chicago Police officers and two civilian employees have been infected with the coronavirus, and one 21-year veteran officer who was a husband and father has now died. Now, several police staff are asking, are they safe?
South Suburban Man Says He Was Refused Service At Walgreens Drive-Thru After Admitting He's Recovering From COVID-19A south suburban man now recovering from COVID-19 said he tried to be honest about his status, and was refused service at a pharmacy drive-through.
Cubs' Anthony Rizzo Launches Push To Get Hot Meals To Doctors, Nurses On Front Line Of Coronavirus FightAnthony Rizzo is at bat for those on the front line of the coronavirus fight. He talked with CBS 2’s Brad Edwards about his efforts Thursday from his Florida home – joined by his dog, Kevin.
Residents Snitch On Businesses, Neighbors Amid COVID-19 ShutdownsIn Chicago, a yoga studio that believed it qualified as an essential health and wellness service was closed after the city — tipped off by several residents — disagreed.
Father Was Released From Hospital With COVID-19 Symptoms And Died Days Later, Family SaysHow could a father walk into a hospital with COVID-19 symptoms, get treated, and get released – only to die a few days later?
Angels On Aldine: East Lakeview Neighbors Start Social-Distancing Mask Assembly LineIt can be hard to help during the COVID-19 pandemic while staying at home – indeed, it’s a pickle for those who want to pitch in.
Too Many Disposable Gloves Are Ending Up On Ground Outside Stores During COVID-19 PandemicSome people are wearing gloves to protect themselves while they shop during the coronavirus pandemic – but the problem is that upon leaving the store, they’re tossing those gloves right on the ground.
Worker At Amazon Warehouse In Monee Tests Positive For COVID-19A worker at the Amazon warehouse in Monee has tested positive for coronavirus.
Some Of Latest Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Involved People In 20s And 30s; Expert Weighs InIllinois health officials announced 42 more coronavirus deaths on Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 141.
Sources: Photo Shows McCormick Place Transformed With Hospital SetupHospital beds, enclosures, and curtains have been set up at McCormick Place as the city prepares it as an alternative care center during the coronavirus epidemic, sources said.
Chicago ER Doctor And The Battle Against COVID-19: 'Stay Home. This Is The Real Deal'"I deal with gunshots every day and trauma and crazy stuff. And this is the only thing that scares me."
64 Chicago Police Officers, Staff Have Now Tested Positive For CoronavirusThe Chicago Police Department on Wednesday reported that the number of coronavirus cases within its officers and staff have risen to 64.
Inmates Fight To Be Released From Cook County Jail Amid Coronavirus OutbreakHundreds of inmates at the Cook County Jail were fighting Wednesday to be released while they await trial amid the coronavirus pandemic.