As Chicago approaches 600 murders this year, Mayor Lori Lightfoot plans to roll out a new anti-violence plan.
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Recent Streetsblog CHICAGO posts about Police Violence
Driver who allegedly killed Tushar Sharma, 27, charged with reckless homicide (Tribune) Driver charged with aggravated DUI in fatal August crash on I-55 (Fox) Blue Line derailment was caused by tire ...
Recent Streetsblog CHICAGO posts about Violence Prevention
Rahm had a good record on transportation — should he be USDOT chief? (No.) (Chicago Mag) How government and private industry let Madison St. in Garfield Park crumble (Block Club) More information ...
Chicago Mayor tells residents to cancel Thanksgiving plans and issues a stay-at-home advisory
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US Election 2020: Buildings boarded up in case of riots and unrest
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Chicago details safety plan for potential election unrest
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police are prepared for any civil unrest surrounding Halloween weekend or Tuesday's election, city officials said Friday. Mayor Lori Lightfoot said residents can expect to ...