COPA Employee Charged After Sending False Mass Shooting ThreatA COPA employee has been charged with two felonies, disorderly conduct and official misconduct, for sending a false mass shooting threat.
Newly-Elected Naperville Representative Says She's Being Threatened Because She Wants Madigan OutA newly-elected Naperville state representative says she’s being threatened because she doesn’t want powerful House Speaker Mike Madigan to remain in that post.
Swatting Incident Causes Elmhurst Library To Be EvacuatedShortly before 10 a.m. Saturday, police received a call reporting a threat at the Elmhurst Library, which led to an emergency evacuation.
Northbrook School District Investigating Possible ThreatA north suburban high school is taking additional security measures after a student found a frightening message in a classroom.
Trump Warns Iran's President In All-Caps Tweet To Stop Threatening U.S.President Trump warned Iranian President Hassan Rouhani early Monday that he will face dire consequences for threatening the United States.
Cops: Online Post Threatening Shooting At Aurora High School ‘Not Credible’A message posted to social media Thursday night threatening a shooting at an Aurora high school was “not credible,” according to police in the western suburb.
Police Present At Hillcrest High School After Online Threat Students at a County Club Hills high school will see increased security on Monday after someone threatened a violent attack at the school.
Officer Seen In Facebook Video Pinning Chicago-Area Boy SuedA civil rights lawsuit has been filed against a Chicago-area police officer seen on video threatening to kill a black teenager in June for trespassing.
Soft Lockdown Lifted At Oak Park River Forest H.S. After Email ThreatThe school had cancelled most of its summer school classes and summer camps for the day after initiating the lockdown.
Man Charged With Threatening Burger King Employee With KnifeA man is charged with assault for allegedly threatening a Burger King employee with a knife last week in north suburban Libertyville.
Police: Tinley Park 8th-Grader Posted Video Threatening StudentsAn eight-grade student in south suburban Tinley Park has been removed from school after posting a video to social media threatening several of his classmates.
Four Bombs Found In Wauconda Home After Threat Against PoliceTom Ahern, spokesman for the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, said the suspect’s threat alone was deemed credible enough to evacuate homes near the 400 block of Lake Shore Boulevard.