At Least 6 New People Charged With Felonies In Looting IncidentsChicago police have released names of people charged with felonies in connection with recent looting incidents on August 10.
Lightfoot Unveils New Task Forces; Robust Legal Action In Plans To Protect City From LootingThe five-point plan includes new task forces and deployment strategies as well as strengthened legal action to address looting.
Report: Mayor Lightfoot Calls Looting A Planned Attack, Not 'Spontaneous Reaction' To Police ShootingAfter saying on Monday that massive downtown looting was a result of anger over a police-involved shooting on the South Side, Mayor Lori Lightfoot is now saying the rampage was "a planned attack."
How Did Bad Information About Englewood Cop Shooting Spark Looting?The city’s mayor and top cop blame misinformation for the tension that erupted around Sunday afternoon’s non-fatal officer-involved shooting in Englewood.
Looting Was Coordinated Response To Police-Involved Shooting In Englewood, Brown SaysIn a coordinated response to a police shooting in Englewood on Sunday, scores of stores were looted in the city overnight, leaving widespread destruction and injuring a dozen officers, Police Supt. David Brown said.