Many factors are driving the 122 candidates’ desire to become part of the grand experiment of civilian oversight at the grassroots level.
Police oversight officials investigating after off-duty CPD officer shot in the leg in Roscoe Village
The officer was shot early Saturday in the 2300 block of West School Street.
The plea against an indoor vaccine mandate is in response to a letter eight aldermen sent to the city health commissioner, urging her to require proof of vaccination for entrance to some gathering spots, such as restaurants, bars, gyms and theaters.
Nikhil Chandran was last seen Tuesday in the 1700 block of West Roscoe Street.
A man in his 20s, who was pretending to be lost approached the woman in the 3300 block of North Seeley Avenue, police said.
The 30-year-old security guard was released Monday evening after a fatal encounter on Sunday in the 2300 block of West School Street.
In both cases, someone broke into store front windows and stole cash from the register, police said.
The burglar has been getting into the homes through unlocked windows, often by pushing in an air conditioning unit, police said.
The vehicle hit the unmarked squad car about 7:40 a.m. as the squad car was driving on Western Avenue through the intersection with Addison.
Kyler Diaz, 23, is charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, running a red light, failure to reduce speed and reckless driving.
It was at least the third threat against a CPS school in recent weeks and the second within the past 24 hours.
Three drivers were approached this week while sitting in their parked vehicles in Roscoe Village, Lake View and Buena Park.
Chicago Public Schools spokeswoman Emily Bolton says there was no credible threat. She says families were assured in a letter Wednesday.
In eight robberies this month incident, the robber has targeted people walking alone on the sidewalk.
A Byline Bank branch was robbed Friday in the Far South Side Mount Greenwood neighborhood by the same man suspected of robbing a bank last week.
South Side woman bilked out of $400,000 by financial adviser who used money to fund her film production company, lawsuit claims