Tight Security In Springfield And Beyond Ahead Of Inauguration Day; Chicago OEMC On WatchAhead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, security is sky-high in Washington – and in state capitals such as Springfield, where the National Guard is helping state Capitol Police.
Heightened Security Remains In Place At Illinois State Capitol Over Protest ConcernsThere was noticeable heightened security at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield on Sunday.
Pritzker Activates 250 National Guard Troops In Springfield Ahead Of Potential Armed ProtestsWith the FBI warning of threats to state capital cities leading up to President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday, Gov. JB Pritzker has activated 250 members of the Illinois National Guard to provide security at state buildings in downtown Springfield.
4 Killed, 20 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsThe first homicide of the weekend happened around 12:20 a.m. Saturday in the Calumet Heights neighborhood.
Man Arrested At O'Hare Airport, Charged With TrespassingA man was arrested at O'Hare Airport for trespassing.
Woman Fatally Shot While Sitting In Car At Stoplight Near Humboldt ParkA woman was shot and killed, while sitting in her car at a stoplight on Chicago's West Side Sunday night.