Concern Mounts As Mob-Style Robberies, Disturbances Persist Across ChicagoMob-style robberies continued across Chicago this weekend, with Chicago Police saying they are connected to the large groups of teens we’ve seen downtown since the weather warmed up.
When Chicagoans Are Getting Billed For Five Figures For Water They're Not Using, Why Is It So Hard To Get Answers? CBS 2 Asks Mayor LightfootCBS 2's Tara Molina was able to ask Mayor Lori Lightfoot two questions at her water-related press conference - and one of them focused on how hard it is to get information from the city’s Water Department on water issues.
Mayor Lightfoot's Proposal To Cut Off Retail Liquor Sales At 10 P.M. Does Not Sit Well With Some MerchantsA part of Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Chi Biz Strong initiative is kicking off a firestorm of debate. The mayor is proposing a permanent 10 p.m. cutoff for alcohol sales at liquor stores, grocery stores, and convenience stores.
City Launches New Violence Reduction Dashboard In Effort To Improve Crime Data ReportingThe Mayor’s office on Wednesday announced the launch of the city’s Violence Reduction Dashboard, created in conjunction with the University of Chicago Crime Lab to support Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s community-based violence reduction efforts.
Chicago Fraternal Order Of Police Issues Vote Of No Confidence In Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Police Supt. David BrownThe union said officers are upset about canceled days off and forced 12-hour shifts. The union said it is hurting morale.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Offers Two-Year Anniversary Interviews Only To Reporters Of ColorChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is now halfway through her term, and to commemorate her two-year anniversary, the mayor only offered the customary one-on-one interviews to one select group of journalists -- political reporters of color.
Mayor Lightfoot Delays General Iron Permit To Move To South Side Over EPA ConcernsPlans to relocate a Lincoln Park car shredding plant to the Southeast Side are on hold because of environmental concerns.
ShotSpotter Gunshot Detection Technology Has Become A Crucial Police Tool In Chicago, But Is It Worth The $33 Million The City Is Paying?CBS 2 has dug into Chicago's contract with ShotSpotter - a high-tech gunshot detection system that can alert police of potential gunfire in seconds.
Police Shooting That Killed Anthony Alvarez Again Centers Around Foot Chase; New Policy Could Be Coming In DaysOnce again, a foot chase is at the center of a deadly police shooting.
City Of Chicago Sues Gary, Indiana Gun Store Westforth Sports; Claims Guns It Has Sold Ended Up In Criminals' HandsThe City of Chicago has filed a lawsuit against a Gary, Indiana gun store – claiming it sold hundreds of guns that wind up in Chicago in the hands of drug traffickers and convicted felons.
Federal Prosecutors Claim Ald. Ed Burke Made Anti-Semitic Remark, Offer New Details About His Alleged Corruption And Former Ald. Solis' CooperationSecret recordings have been revealed in the case against Ald. Ed Burke (14th).
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Stands Behind CPD Supt. David Brown, Angrily Shoots Down Rumors He's On His Way Out"This constant, ‘He’s going to Dallas. He’s leaving,’ it’s just nonsense, and it’s destabilizing, and frankly it’s insulting,” Mayor Lori Lightfoot said of unsubstantiated rumors of Chicago Police Supt. David Brown's ouster.
Mayor Lightfoot Says Bulls, Blackhawks Fans Will Be Allowed Back At United Center Before Season Ends If COVID Numbers DropMayor Lori Lightfoot has said that she expects Bulls and Blackhawks fans will be allowed back in the United Center before the season ends.
Mayor Lightfoot Says Justice Has Been Served As Derek Chauvin Is Convicted On All Counts In Death Of George FloydMayor Lori Lightfoot said Tuesday afternoon that justice was served as fired Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty on all counts in the death of George Floyd.
Adam Toledo Police Shooting Video: Little Village Activists Want Mayor Lightfoot, Police Supt. Brown To ResignThere were calls Thursday night for Mayor Lori Lightfoot to resign, following the release of the video of the police shooting that killed 13-year-old Adam Toledo.