COPA Completes Investigation Of CPD Officer Who Grabbed Nikkita Brown While She Was Walking Her Dog At North Avenue BeachBrown was walking her dog on the beach shortly after midnight on Aug. 28. The beach was closed and dogs weren't allowed, leading to an argument between Brown and the officer.
Woman Restrained By CPD Officer While Walking Dog Still Waiting For Police Report, Body Camera FootageNikkita Brown, who is Black, has said she was racially profiled when a police officer confronted her at North Avenue Beach after it closed on Aug. 28. She said there were also White people at the beach at the time.
Nikkita Brown Speaks Out Publicly For First Time Since Confrontation With Officer On North Avenue BeachA Chicago woman seen struggling with a police officer on North Avenue Beach is speaking out publicly for the fist time since the incident.
CPD Officer Seen Struggling With Woman Walking Dog Placed On Administrative Duties; Officer Has Past Misconduct Allegations And Has Been Arrested BeforePolice Supt. David Brown has placed a Chicago Police officer on administrative duties for the duration of an investigation, after he was seen in a new-viral video confronting a woman walking her dog at the North Avenue Beach.
Attorneys Say CPD Officer Tried To Tackle Woman As She Walked Her Dog At North Avenue Beach, Claim She Was Racially ProfiledThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability was investigating Sunday night, after an incident two nights earlier at the North Avenue Beach involving a woman who was walking her dog.
With Pop-Up Sites Up And Running, Beachgoers Turn Out On Memorial Day For COVID-19 VaccinationsLots of people enjoying the beach this Memorial Day for the first time in more than a year made the trip specifically to get the shot.
Lakeshore Businesses Left Behind By Beach Closures Try To Stay AliveLakefront restaurants have struggled with different reopening rules than other restaurants in the city, even though they could be better situated for social distancing than many of the bars and restaurants that have been open for months.
July 4th, 2020 In Chicago: Patriotism, Protests, And An Ongoing PandemicLife as we know it has changed greatly since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, and of course, holidays are no exception.
Chicago Air And Water Show Gets Late Start Due To Severe WeatherThe Chicago Air and Water Show opening was delayed because of storms Sunday.
Chicago Air And Water Show 2019: What You Need To KnowThe 2019 Chicago Air and Water Show returns to North Avenue Beach on August 17, here's what you need to know.
Experts Warn Of Dangers For Swimmers As Lake Michigan Drownings JumpThe numbers are alarming – there have been far more drownings so far this year than at the same point in 2018, and the numbers keep creeping up.
One Dead, Two Rescued After Boat Capsizes Near North Avenue BeachA woman is dead and two other people were rescued overnight after a boat struck a break wall and capsized near North Avenue Beach.
Family And Friends Celebrate Woman Missing From Lake MichiganThe 24-year-old jumped into the lake at North Avenue Beach Friday with two other men but has not been found.
Missing Woman Identified, Lake Michigan Search Continues Near North Avenue BeachThe search for missing swimmer has resumed and she has been identified.
Search Called Off For Woman Missing From North Avenue BeachThe Coast Guard was using helicopters Friday night to search for a woman who disappeared after jumping into the water at North Avenue Beach earlier in the morning, but rescue teams say the search has become a recovery mission.