A Month After Governor Signed Law To Upgrade Expressway Cameras, Wait Continues For New EquipmentLegislation to help Illinois State Police catch expressway shooters was signed by the governor last month, so why aren’t upgrades to the state’s cameras in place yet?
Expressway Shootings Take A Toll On Illinois TaxpayersExpressway shootings are common in Chicago, with more than a dozen reported so far this year—the latest on Sunday night.
Illinois House Approves Plan To Upgrade Chicago Area Expressway CamerasThe state has more than 600 cameras that currently live-stream video of traffic conditions on the expressways, but they can’t record footage.
State Lawmakers Push Measure To Upgrade Expressway Cameras So They Can Record FootageWith 14 shootings on Chicago are expressways already this year, some state lawmakers have proposed legislation to give Illinois State Police a crucial tool in solving violent crime.
'Now She's Gone,' 2 Shootings On I-57 In Less Than 6 HoursAs shootings on area expressways become more common, no stretch of road is more dangerous than I-57. On Monday, there were two expressway shootings less than six hours.
State Police Say Beefed Up Patrols Led To More Than 200 Arrests On Chicago Area ExpresswaysIllinois State Police say their beefed-up patrols in the wake of a series of shooting on the expressways led to more than 200 arrests and a dozen weapons seized, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore
State Police To Start Using Aircraft, Unmarked Vehicles To Curb Expressway ShootingsIllinois State Police say they're starting a new approach to try to stop shootings on Chicago expressways.
State Police To Step Up Overnight Patrols Amid Spike In Expressway ShootingsIn response to a rise in shootings on Chicago area expressways, Illinois State Police on Wednesday announced plans to fortify special patrols aimed at reduce the violence.
Two Wounded In Separate Shootings On Kennedy, Dan RyanState Police are investigating two shootings overnight on two Chicago expressways.