A Mattoon, Illinois man will spend some more time in jail and have to pay tens of thousands of dollars in costs after pleading guilty to having tens of thousands of dollars worth of drugs in his possession when stepping off an Amtrak train over the summer.
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The city of Rockford has settled one lawsuit after the police shooting death of an unarmed black man in 2009 but a second lawsuit is still pending.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The city of Rockford says it has reached a $1.1 million settlement with the estate of an unarmed black man who was fatally shot inside a church-run daycare by two white police officers in 2009.
Two officers in one nearby community are facing felony charges after the police chief there says State Police investigated them.
CHICAGO (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says the nation is facing “critical times” when it comes to the lack of trust that exists between some communities and law enforcement.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Police Department says it will discipline an officer who played “Sweet Home Alabama” over a police-cruiser loudspeaker during a march protesting how police treat African Americans.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A former janitor for Pekin police has pleaded guilty in federal court to conspiring to make and sell methamphetamine.
CHICAGO (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder is scheduled to stop in Chicago to speak about ways to build trust between communities and law enforcement.
POPLAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Boone County authorities say a drug raid has led to one arrest and confiscation of more than $100,000 in marijuana.
CHICAGO (AP) — Uber says it has removed a driver following a reported sexual assault in Chicago last month.