Outside Department Finds No Misconduct In Arrest Of Shaquille Dukes, Black Patient Walking Outside Hospital On IVHazel Crest Police Chief Mitchell R. Davis III said he found no evidence that race played any role in the security officer's decision to stop 24-year-old Shaquille Dukes — who was still wearing his hospital gown — and two other black men as Dukes alleged at the time in a video of the incident that he posted on Facebook.
Black Patient Arrested With IV Still Hooked To His Arm; 'I'm Not Sure How We Could Have Seemed As If We Were Attempting To Steal It'Shaquille Dukes said he doesn't want financial compensation for being handcuffed outside a hospital where he was a patient. He just wants to make sure it doesn't happen to anyone else.
Black Patient On IV Arrested After Going On Walk Outside Hospital In FreeportPolice arrested Shaquille Dukes, 24, for misdemeanor disorderly conduct after a security guard called them, saying that Dukes was trying to steal medical equipment.
Monument Celebrating 1876 Cubs Being Put At Wrigley Replica In FreeportA monument celebrating the 1876 inaugural edition of the Chicago Cubs will be placed at Freeport's replica Wrigley Field.
Hearing Held For Driver Of Truck That Struck Illinois State Trooper Brooke Jones-StoryA truck driver accused of reckless homicide in the death of Illinois State Police Trooper Brooke Jones-Story allegedly fell asleep multiple times before the crash.
Funeral Set For ISP Trooper Brooke Jones-Story, Hit By Truck, Killed In FreeportFuneral services are set for an Illinois State Police trooper who was struck and killed by a truck last week during a traffic stop.
International Trips You Can Do In A WeekendMany international destinations close to home may prove to be a better option than South Beach or Miami. Among the best international trips that can be done in a weekend are the Bahamas, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Montreal and Vancouver.
Rev. Jackson Pleads Not Guilty To Trespassing After Jobs ProtestJackson and more than a dozen others will go to trial for Freeport protest.
Joliet Township High School Students Accused of HazingOfficials at Joliet Township High School are investigating hazing allegations against members of the girls' soccer team.
Northwest Illinois Men Charged With Shooting Gray WolvesTwo men from northwestern Illinois are charged with misdemeanors, after shooting threatened gray wolves.
Professor, Possible Reverend Charged With MolestationA man charged with sexually abusing a child earlier this year in Naperville is an adjunct professor at a community college and, reportedly, a minister.