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The policing program at CPS has undergone major changes the past couple of years after widespread protests called for the removal of officers from schools.
Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas would like the report to spark discussions about reforms to the county’s scavenger sales that occur every two years.
The man, believed to be between 25 to 35 years old, was shot about 12:50 p.m. in the 6500 block of South Kedzie Avenue.
The two were attacked in the 2400 block of West 63rd Street, police said.
Larry Hogan was caught on surveillance video shooting Gerald Kates multiple time just before 11 p.m. Jan. 7 in the 6300 block of South Artesian Avenue, prosecutors said.
“This is political shenanigans and you can figure out who’s behind it,” the mayor said Thursday. “Burger King Ed is still alive and well. And he is messing around and trying to create chaos.”
Jarail Walker was last seen Nov. 21, 2020, in the 2600 block of West 60th Place.
The roof of a building caved in Wednesday in the 3300 block of West 59th Place.
Arsenio Farr, 31, was walking about 7:40 p.m. in the 6000 block of South Rockwell Street when two males approached him and opened fire, Chicago police said.
Several Chicago City Council members asked why Metra wants to upgrade the seven crossings — and build a new Fulton Market Station — on the Near West Side while Metra property outside the Central Business District is in sorry shape.
In the day’s first reported shooting a man was critically wounded just before 1 a.m. in the 500 block of East 79th Street, in Chatham on the South Side.
They got into an argument inside a home in the 6100 block of South Artesian Avenue about 9:15 a.m., when the boy pulled out a gun and shot her twice in the legs.
The burglaries happened on Kedzie Avenue and Pulaski Road.
Recardo Fonza, 26, was shot in the right shoulder and hip around 10 p.m. Friday evening.
The letter from corporation counsel Mark Flessner warns aldermen not to cross the line when it comes to demanding minority participation in city contracts. Ald. Ray Lopez called the letter “a little bit insulting.”
Devion Davis, 21, was shot in the 6900 block of South Campbell Avenue and died at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, authorities said.
Procurement Technical Assistance Centers give free counseling, training and technical support to small business owners wanting to sell goods or services to the government.
Households have until Sept. 30 to completed their 2020 census forms. The previous deadline was Oct. 31.
Juan Cervantes-Sierra was found unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the neck in the 6100 block of South Troy Street, police said.
‘If this was a white woman, and a Black man had stabbed her up, I think they would’ve found that person,’ Arhmani Washington says. Police suspended their investigation after 1 day.
The teen was shot in the foot and hospitalized in good condition, police said.
The toddler was with a woman in front of a home when someone opened fire from a vehicle, police said.
The 27-year-old man was standing outside when someone approached him and fired shots.
“The magnitude of the problems and the challenges that we all face is such that only the federal government has the resources and the wherewithal to act at a scale that’ll make a meaningful difference,” Lightfoot told reporters Monday.