Gov. Pritzker Activates National Guard To Assist Chicago Police Ahead Of Derek Chauvin Trial VerdictGov. JB Pritzker has activated 125 personnel from the Illinois National Guard to support Chicago Police, with a verdict soon expected in the trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd.
400 Members Of Illinois National Guard Return Home After Security Deployment To D.C.They joined thousands of other members of the National Guard from across the U.S. in assisting federal and local law enforcement agencies with security around D.C. in the weeks after the Capitol riot.
500 Illinois National Guard Troops Headed To D.C. After Homeland Security Warning Of 'Heightened Threat Environment'The Illinois National Guard troops being deployed will arrive in D.C. by next week, and will stay through mid-March.
Police In Springfield Increase Security Ahead Of Inauguration Day; Chicago Takes PrecautionAll eyes are on the nation's capital, but cities around the country are bracing themselves for any potential unrest that may follow Wednesday's transition of power.
Tight Security In Springfield And Beyond Ahead Of Inauguration Day; Chicago OEMC On WatchAhead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, security is sky-high in Washington – and in state capitals such as Springfield, where the National Guard is helping state Capitol Police.
Heightened Security Remains In Place At Illinois State Capitol Over Protest ConcernsThere was noticeable heightened security at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield on Sunday.
Springfield Prepares For Possible Armed Protests Ahead Of Inauguration, But All Quiet So Far This WeekendCBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports only about a dozen protesters showed up for what was dubbed the “Save Our State” rally at noon outside the Illinois State Capitol complex.
Pritzker Activates 250 National Guard Troops In Springfield Ahead Of Potential Armed ProtestsWith the FBI warning of threats to state capital cities leading up to President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday, Gov. JB Pritzker has activated 250 members of the Illinois National Guard to provide security at state buildings in downtown Springfield.
About 200 Illinois National Guard Members Headed To D.C. To Assist With Security For InaugurationGov. JB Pritzker has ordered the activation of about 200 members of the Illinois National Guard who will be heading to Washington, D.C. for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
Boards Go Up On Businesses, Police To Be Out In Force Amid Concerns About Civil Unrest Stemming From Election 2020 In Chicago, NationwideBusiness owners are not taking any chances with the election outcome.
Pritzker Puts Illinois National Guard On 'State Of Readiness' Ahead Of Kentucky Grand Jury Report In Breonna Taylor CaseA Kentucky grand jury investigating the officers involved is scheduled to present its findings to a judge Wednesday.
State Of Illinois Calls Up 250 Additional National Guard Members To Assist Beyond ChicagoThe State of Illinois is calling up 250 additional National Guard members to assist in communities beyond Chicago amid unrest in the city.
Staging Area Set Up For Law Enforcement, National Guard At Guaranteed Rate FieldOfficials said 375 members of the Illinois National Guard are in the city and ready to help Chicago Monday morning.
LIVE UPDATES: Another Day Of Unrest, Protests In ChicagoIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Sunday ordered the National Guard to support Chicago police following violent protests.
Illinois National Guard Battalion Home After Combat In Afghanistan, Quarantine In TexasAn Illinois National Guard battalion was finally back home Sunday night, after they had to go on a little detour because of the coronavirus pandemic.