Posts Tagged ‘Springfield’
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois lawmakers on Thursday pushed for a hike in traffic and other fines to raise money for police body cameras and dashboard cameras in the wake of the fatal shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old by an officer in Ferguson, Missouri.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Enrollment at the University of Illinois Springfield has surpassed 5,400 for the first time in the school’s history, officials said.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A Springfield man was charged with attempted murder after police said he attacked his ex-girlfriend and another man with a marble cutting board.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An economic development organization that’s promoted Springfield’s central business district for two decades is reaching out to the city for help covering the costs of major entertainment events.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Some police officers across Illinois could soon be wearing body cameras to record their interactions with the public.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Law enforcement officers in Springfield say a drug suspect arrested this week had barricaded himself inside his home behind a door reinforced with iron bars, windows covered with plywood and a back door rigged to deliver an electric shock.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A thunderstorm left water standing in the basement of the Dana-Thomas House State Historic Site in Springfield, causing the cancellation of tours.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — If you’ve ever wondered how Americans waged war 100 years ago, the Illinois State Military Museum will give you a glimpse of the past.