Shomari Legghette, the felon charged with murdering Chicago Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer, terrorized denizens of the downtown labyrinth, residents say.
What happened at Cloverhill Bakery involves tensions between African American and Hispanic workers, according to workers, a consultant and activists.
Shomari Legghette was charged with first degree murder of a police officer, aggravated use of a weapon by a felon and drug charges.
Bauer, 53, commander of the 18th District, was shot fatally while he was assisting a tactical team at the state government building.
When Arthur Jones was in Bridgeview seeking nomination petition signatures, he didn’t talk about being an avowed anti-Semite and Holocaust denier.
Almost every part of the city has been plagued by armed carjackings. There were almost 1,000 of them last year, compared with 663 in 2016.
THE WATCHDOGS: In 2017, the Chicago Police Department solved 114 of the 650 murders that occurred in that same year — just 17.5 percent.
The Chicago Police Department’s Strategic Decision Support Centers are a key force driving down violent crime, says LAPD expert hired by city.
“Often, police officers are first on the scene. When it comes to an overdose, every second counts,” said deputy mayor Walter Katz.
Because Arthur Jones is running in the March primary unopposed, Illinois Republicans will be saddled with a white supremacist congressional nominee.
After almost 8 years of litigation, 4 reputed members of the gang say they proved to a Kane County judge that the motto doesn’t apply to them.
A source familiar with the investigation said an informant notified federal authorities that the officers were robbing drug dealers.
Cynthia Parker and her boyfriend Brent Tyssen were accused of selling a gram of MDMA to 18-year-old Sydney Schergen, who died of an overdose in 2015.