CHICAGO (AP) — A city council in central Illinois is mulling over whether to authorize stun guns for police officers.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he will find a way to achieve closure for those tortured by former police Cmdr. Jon Burge.
MARKHAM, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago police officer who fired bean bags at a knife-wielding 95-year-old man who later died says his action was prompted by the fear he had for his life.
The judge hearing the case of two now-former Aledo Police officers facing felony sex-related offenses has to recuse himself from the case of at least one of them.
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. (AP) — North Chicago police say they have arrested six people, including a parks commissioner, in connection with the theft of toys collected in the U.S. Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots charity.
LAKE IN THE HILLS, Ill. (AP) — A 24-year-old Lake in the Hills man is facing jail time on a felony charge after police say he threatened to shoot an officer in a rap video.
MARKHAM, Ill. (AP) — An attorney for a suburban Chicago police officer who killed a 95-year-old man with a beanbag gun says his client acted properly in trying to subdue the man.