Layoff notices went out to some 300 Cook County employees, and hundreds more jobs remain on the block.
Special Prosecutor Patricia Brown Holmes filed a motion to swap Cook County Judge Diane Gordon Cannon for another judge.
Charles Williams had been free since late June on $4,500 bond on a gun trafficking charge. A judge Wednesday revoked bond but blasted prosecutors.
The officers made their first court appearance since being indicted last month on charges stemming from the 2014 death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
A Southwest Side man was charged with aggravated drunk driving after his Mini Cooper collided with a parked Chicago Police squad car on Lake Shore Dr.
A Chicago Police commander was allegedly shoved in the face by a Logan Square woman while the commander was responding to a disturbance at the beach.
Timothy Gordon, 19, and Jayton Dorsey, 21, were ordered held without bail for their alleged role in a triple murder in Englewood last week.
An offer of immunity is not enough to get retired Chicago Police Det. Reynaldo Guevara to take the stand to defend himself from abuse allegations.
Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke took the stand in a hearing in his murder case, testifying about the statements he made to his supervisors.
The move is in line with how cases are handled in major cities, including New York and Los Angeles, Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx said Tuesday