Mayor Lightfoot Glad 'There Will Be Accountability' For CPD Officers Suspended For Lounging In Congressman Rush's Office Amid Looting“These police officers essentially took the night off while all hell was breaking loose all around them, while their colleagues were literally getting beaten up and injured all across the city,” Lightfoot said.
At Least 12 CPD Officers And Supervisors Suspended After Lounging In Congressman's Office Amid Looting, Sources SayTwo police sources tell CBS2 Investigator Brad Edwards at least a dozen officers and command staff will face multi-week suspensions.
Citizen App Aims To Connect And Protect South Shore Business OwnersThe Citizen app has real time alerts, pictures and maps all showing what's happening and where through community posts.
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.