Hotel Essex Providing 274 Rooms For First Responders Fighting Coronavirus Outbreak“We must do everything we can to be responsive to the needs of our heroes on the front lines of this fight," Mayor Lightfoot said.
COVID-19 Testing Site Open For People Over 60 In ChicagoA coronavirus testing site in Chicago's Dunning neighborhood is the first one open to the public, Chicago Fire officials say.
Chicago's First Responders Working With Department Of Public Health On New Pandemic PracticesWhile many are staying home to stay safe, first responders cannot.
Coronavirus In Chicago: 6 CPD Officers, 5 Members Of CFD Test Positive For COVID-19“All of them are in great spirits, and tremendous people. They’re very, very brave. They want to get through this and back to work, every one of them,” Police Supt. Charlie Beck said.
Source Says Second Member Of Chicago Fire Department Tests Positive For CoronavirusChicago Fire Department sources told CBS 2 Wednesday night that a second member of the department has tested positive for coronavirus.
Concerns Grow Among Firefighters After CFD Paramedic Tests Positive For CoronavirusAt least one Chicago firefighter is refusing to go on call Wednesday morning amid growing concerns about the coronavirus.
Coronavirus In Illinois: Chicago Fire Department Paramedic Tests Positive For COVID-19The mayor did not say where firefighter or paramedic is stationed, but said the firehouse is being cleaned as a result of the confirmed COVID-19 case.
Chicago Area First Responders Prepare For Coronavirus"You're going to have firefighters more than likely dressed up with masks, goggles, gowns and that's per the recommendations of the CDC."
Thick Smoke Over Lake Shore Drive Confuses Firefighters Trying To Find The SourceFire crews rushing to figure out the source on Lower Wacker Drive. The battalion chief on scene saying they were sent to the wrong place at first.
Fire Commissioner: Don't Admit No Ambulances Are Available On DispatchRecently, 911 Center dispatchers were juggling calls from the public and even first responders needing ambulance assistance, but were told no ambulances were available.
Five Shot, One Dead In Market In Grand Crossing NeighborhoodAn 18-year-old woman is dead and four other people were injured in a shooting in a market in the Grand Crossing neighborhood late Monday, police said.
Public Safety Committee Chairman To Call Hearings On Police Suicides, Minority Hiring At CPD And CFDCity Council Public Safety Committee Chairman Chris Taliaferro (29th) said the Chicago Police Department can learn some lessons from Los Angeles in addressing officer suicides.
Chicago Skyway Shooting Leaves One Man InjuredThe victim was shot in the left leg and at last check we've been told that his condition has stabilized. It began with a ShotSpotter alert around 11:30 Monday morning.
Video Shows CPD SWAT Officers Rescue Man Who Fell Into Lake MichiganChicago police SWAT officers rescued a person who had fallen into the freezing waters of Lake Michigan Saturday morning.
Four Fires In One Chicago Apartment Complex: 'It's Pretty Scary'"It was a little nerve-racking being on the 19th floor and having the elevators shut down."