A woman found a 3-foot python in her Englewood neighborhood apartment Monday night on the South Side.
She called police about 10:05 p.m. after she found the snake in her home in the 6500 block of South Normal, according to Chicago Police.
Police said Chicago Animal Care and Control responded to the scene and took possession of the snake. The woman was not injured.
As a former college instructor, I just don’t buy it. If they are to be paid employees, drop the pretense of them being students. And then there is no reason for them to be provided with room and board.
We should be taking steps to reduce oil drilling, with a carbon-fee-and-dividend plan and eliminating subsidies to the oil, natural gas and coal industries.
To start, the city’s next police superintendent must be committed to reform. A half-hearted effort will never build trust between cops and the community, and that’s bad news when it comes to curbing crime.