Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Self-Isolates After Member Of Security Detail Tests Positive For COVID-19"While I have no signs or symptoms of COVID-19, in an abundance of caution, and to follow public health guidance, I will self-isolate until end of day Friday, April 10," Preckwinkle wrote in a letter to the Board of Commissioners.
Member Of Lightfoot Security Detail Accused Of Domestic BatteryAuthorities said there was a verbal altercation between the CPD officer and a 53-year-old victim. At one point, the officer allegedly "removed personal property from the victim and ripped her clothes."
Burke Resigns As Finance Committee Chair, To Be Stripped Of Police Security Detail In Wake Of Corruption CaseA day after longtime Ald. Edward Burke (14th) was charged with attempted extortion, he is already losing a great deal of his power and influence in the City Council.
Officer Hit After Seeing Man Nosing Around Mayor’s Security VehicleEdwin Torres and Maria Baez, both 31, face one felony count each of burglary, police said in a statement. Baez is also charged with aggravated battery to a peace officer, also a felony.
Officers Sue, Claim Politics Got Them Cut From Mayor's Security DetailThe makeup of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s security detail is the subject of a lawsuit.
Preckwinkle Defends Raises For Security DetailCook County Board President Toni Prekwinkle on Monday rejected charges she's improperly boosted salaries for her bodyguards, while other county workers are losing jobs and taking pay cuts.
Emanuel: Daley's Security Detail To Stay For NowMayor Rahm Emanuel acknowledged Tuesday that former Mayor Richard M. Daley’s security detail is not being reduced for now, but he indicated it would be soon.
Security Details For Burke, Other City Officials To Be Reduced Or EliminatedChicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy on Friday announced plans to reduce or eliminate city-funded security for city officials, including powerful Ald. Ed Burke, the Sun-Times is reporting.
Group Wants Answers On Burke's Security DetailThe Better Government Association is asking a judge to order the Chicago Police Department to release information about Ald. Edward Burke’s security detail.