Crest Hill Couple, John And Amy Schubert, Charged In U.S. Capitol BreachJohn and Amy Schubert, of Crest Hill, each face two counts of knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds without lawful entry, and two counts of violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds.
Gov. Pritzker Calls On Congress To Reimburse National Guard For Protecting U.S. Capitol After Jan. 6 RiotIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday called on Congress to reimburse the National Guard for providing security at the U.S. Capitol following the riot on Jan. 6.
Shane Jason Woods Of Downstate Auburn, Illinois Charged In Jan. 6 Capitol InsurrectionA man from downstate Auburn, Illinois is now facing charges linked to the Jan. 6 riots at the U.S. Capitol.
Who Is Karol Chwiesiuk, CPD Officer Accused Of Storming U.S. Capitol?"No one has accused him of any violence. He says he followed the crowd in there, looked around, took some pictures,” Chwiesiuk's attorney told CBS 2. “He’s disappointed he didn’t use better judgement.”
Christian Kulas Of North Suburban Kenilworth Charged In Jan. 6 Capitol InsurrectionA Kenilworth man was arrested Tuesday on charges connected to the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
Driver Who Rammed U.S. Capitol Barricade, Killing Officer And Injuring Another, Identified As Noah Green, Of IndianaOne U.S. Capitol police officer was killed and another officer was injured in the attack. The slain officer has been identified as William "Billy" Evans, an 18-year veteran of the Capitol Police.
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.
Feds Charge 3 More Illinois Residents In U.S. Capitol Riot, Based On Social Media Videos And PhotosMathew Capsel, of Marseilles in central Illinois, was arrested after at least two acquaintances identified him from social media videos he posted during the 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.
National Guard Allowed Back Into Capitol After Sen. Tammy Duckworth, Other Lawmakers Erupt At Banishment To Parking GarageThe Guard will now be allowed to rest in the US Capitol Visitor Center.
What Happens To Pro-Trump Insurrectionists Now That There's A New President? The Answer Could Lie With New Social Media Apps"I think we will see quite a few of his supporters just decide that the fight is over and go back to what they were doing."
Northwest Side Man, Kevin Lyons, Accused Of Taking Part In Assault On U.S. CapitolA man was arrested on the Northwest Side Wednesday in connection with the assault on the U.S. Capitol last week.
Boeing To Halt Political Action Committee Contributions After Riot At U.S. Capitol"Given the current environment, we are not making political contributions at this time."
Republican Illinois U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger Says He'll Vote To Impeach President TrumpU.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) announced Tuesday that he will be voting to impeach President Donald Trump following the assault on the U.S. Capitol last week.
Illinois Congressman Brad Schneider Tests Positive For COVID-19, Slams Republicans Who Refused To Wear Masks During Capitol Attack, LockdownSchneider blasted "the selfishness and arrogance of the anti-maskers who put their own contempt and disregard for decency ahead of the health and safety of their colleagues and our staff."