Scathing Inspector General's Report Says CPD Was Unprepared, Disorganized, And Without A Plan During Civil Unrest In Wake Of George Floyd Protests In ChicagoThe Chicago Office of the Inspector General on Thursday put out a scathing report of the city’s handling of civil unrest that erupted amid protests following the death of George Floyd
Activists Sue CPD Over 'Brutal, Violent, And Unconstitutional Tactics' At Protests Over Police Killings Of George Floyd, Other African AmericansActivists who protested in Chicago over George Floyd's death and the killing by police of other Blacks across the U.S. filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing city police officers of brutally attacking and falsely arresting them during the demonstrations.
Family Works Toward Healing, Calls For Justice Days After Waukegan Police Shooting Killed Marcellis StinnetteNew details were emerging Sunday night about two people who were shot by police earlier this week in Waukegan.
Lightfoot With Mayors, Police Chiefs Release New Police Reform RecommendationsThe goal is to make it clear that reform works and makes communities safer.
Little Evidence That Protests Spread Coronavirus In USIf the protests had driven an explosion in cases, experts say, the jumps would have started to become apparent within two weeks — and perhaps as early as five days. But that didn’t happen in many cities with the largest protests, including New York, Chicago, Minneapolis, and Washington, D.C.
Wanted: 18 Suspects In 53 Arsons During Widespread Looting And Civil Unrest In Chicago"Certain individuals acting on the peripheral of peaceful protests appeared to have started fires that caused extensive damage," U.S. Attorney John Lausch said.
'The Simple Answer Is A Button': Orland Park Resident Spreading Messages Of Unity, SupportAn Orland Park resident is proving the simple act of wearing a button can make a huge impact.
Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Chokehold Use Days After Department's BanPolice departments around the world have moved to ban the dangerous neck restraints in recent weeks.
South Side Church Holds Memorial Service Honoring George Floyd On Father's DayA Chicago church held a special service this Father’s Day, honoring George Floyd.
Three Weeks After George Floyd Protests, No Spike In COVID-19 In Chicago, But It's Still Too Soon To CelebrateIt's been three weeks since the first major protests in Chicago -- in reaction to the death of George Floyd.
Chicago Police Department Misses 71% Of Deadlines For Consent Decree Reforms; 'We're Not Doing A Slow Roll'"So you think about how reform takes place, and reform is not going to be done overnight," Chicago Police Deputy Superintendent Barbara West said.