Local Police News: May 16, 2022

May 17, 2022

3 CPD officers hurt in Eisenhower crash while pursuing suspect running on foot [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.audacy.com/wbbm780/news/local/3-cpd-officers-hurt-in-eisenhower-crash.

4 Colors to Avoid Wearing in Minnesota Unless You Love Mosquitos [The colors to avoid are Red, Orange, Cyan (I identify that color as aqua), and  [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://krfofm.com/4-colors-to-avoid-wearing-in-minnesota-unless-you-love-mosquitos/.

911 dispatcher recognized for guiding parents in delivering baby at residence near Lake Zurich [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/05/15/911-dispatcher-recognized-for-guiding-parents-in-delivering-baby-at-residence-near-lake-zurich/.

COPA releases footage of 2020 shootout behind West Side police station [Could be useful for training. SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.audacy.com/wbbm780/news/local/copa-releases-video-of-2020-shooting-behind-police-station.

Coroner IDs Man Fatally Shot By SWAT Officer At Romeoville Bank  [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://patch.com/illinois/romeoville/romeoville-bank-gunman-was-65-year-old-crest-hill-resident-coroner.

Notes: WGN had some information from a hostage:  https://wgntv.com/news/you-will-walk-out-of-here-romeoville-bank-hostage-opens-up/

Coroner: Man found unresponsive while held at Iroquois Co. Jail [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wcia.com/news/coroner-man-found-unresponsive-while-held-at-iroquois-co-jail/ .

Coroner’s Office Uses Dental Evidence to Confirm Identity of ‘Unidentifiable’ I-88 Crash Victim [The presence of the artic intrested me, as a way to showcase activities.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://kanecountyconnects.com/2022/05/coroners-office-uses-dental-evidence-to-confirm-identity-of-unidentifiable-i-88-crash-victim/ .

CPD officer accused of sexually abusing 10-year-old daughter only charged with misdemeanor [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.audacy.com/wbbm780/news/local/cpd-officer-accused-sexual-abusing-daughter .

Decatur Police: Man stabs himself in neck before getting arrested [Something to watch out for. SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wcia.com/news/decatur-police-man-stabs-himself-in-neck-before-getting-arrested/.

FDA warns of THC-laced, kid-centric copycat brands  [Just FYI, though I doubt you’ll be surprised.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wcia.com/news/100-reports-of-children-adults-eating-thc-laced-copycat-candy-brands-with-adverse-reactions/.

Former FBI agent named Kendall’s Inspector General [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.shawlocal.com/kendall-county-now/2022/05/12/former-fbi-agent-named-kendalls-inspector-general/.

Gov. Pritzker signs bill giving Waukegan, other Illinois cities funding for police co-responder program [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/05/10/gov-pritzker-signs-bill-giving-waukegan-other-illinois-cities-funding-for-police-co-responder-program/  .

Notes: Here’s the state’s press release: https://www.illinois.gov/news/press-release.24877.html

Grand jury indicts man on attempted murder charge for hitting police officer with car in Lincolnshire [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/05/11/grand-jury-indicts-man-on-attempted-murder-charge-for-hitting-police-officer-with-car-in-lincolnshire/  .

Hundreds of Chicago Officers Have Spent More Than 1,200 Years Collectively Relieved of Police Powers Since 2009, Records Show [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.nbcchicago.com/investigations/hundreds-of-chicago-officers-have-spent-more-than-1200-years-collectively-relieved-of-police-powers-since-2009-records-show/2829358/ .

Illinois State Police, suburban departments actively recruiting new officers [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://abc7chicago.com/illinois-state-police-aurora-schaumburg-naperville/11838837/ .

Kendall County Sheriff’s Office recognizes National Police Week [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wspynews.com/news/local/kendall-county-sheriffs-office-recognizes-national-police-week/article_e2289136-d53c-11ec-a296-9f5aeddceafc.html  .

Memorial squad car design honors Chris Oberheim [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wandtv.com/news/memorial-squad-car-design-honors-chris-oberheim/article_7159d460-d262-11ec-8c75-776543782698.html  .

Montgomery police hosting ‘Coffee with Cops’ this Sunday to mark National Police Week [That would have been May 15, but it’s good to know they held it.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.shawlocal.com/kendall-county-now/2022/05/10/montgomery-police-hosting-coffee-with-cops-this-sunday-to-mark-national-police-week/.

Naperville Police Department Starts Recording with Body Cameras [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.nctv17.com/news/naperville-police-body-cameras/ .

North Aurora police officers shoot dog after attack [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wspynews.com/news/local/north-aurora-police-officers-shoot-dog-after-attack/article_9e0a8706-d2b3-11ec-9e00-075fd1e9e3c8.html .

Notes: Another take:  Officers shoot dog that attacked boy, 6, inside North Aurora home  https://abc7chicago.com/dog-attack-north-aurora-il-police/11842197/

Officer Chris Oberheim among those remembered at D.C. memorial [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wcia.com/news/officer-chris-oberheim-among-those-remembered-at-d-c-memorial/ .

Officer struck by vehicle carjacked in West Englewood  [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://wgntv.com/news/chicagocrime/officer-struck-by-vehicle-carjacked-in-west-englewood/ .

Plano Police Department now at full staffing [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wspynews.com/news/local/plano-police-department-now-at-full-staffing/article_124daad2-d212-11ec-a8a6-5b2515a2551c.html.

Chicago Tribune syndicate — may require registration. Oak Lawn board renews school officer, other police agreements with District 229 [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/daily-southtown/ct-sta-oak-lawn-police-high-school-security-st-0515-20220513-6jwetr5ldrchrf6giewrdcmwym-story.html#ed=rss_www.chicagotribune.com/arcio/rss/category/suburbs/.

Chicago Tribune syndicate — may require registration. Oak Lawn police officer honored after suspicions during traffic stop lead to sex trafficking conviction [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/daily-southtown/ct-sta-oak-lawn-sex-trafficking-officer-honored-st-0515-20220513-3bstwkthbfhc5k5tkp6ycerxhu-story.html#ed=rss_www.chicagotribune.com/arcio/rss/category/suburbs/.

Daily Herald — may require registration . Mount Prospect discussing plan to hire more police officers [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20220516/mount-prospect-discussing-plan-to-hire-more-police-officers .

Police officers injured trying to arrest man who allegedly attempted to break into home in Algonquin [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/05/10/police-officers-injured-trying-to-arrest-man-who-allegedly-attempted-to-break-into-home-in-algonquin/  .

Police Pursuit Ends In Fatal Crash Near Pleasant Plains; Driver Identified [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wmay.com/2022/05/14/police-pursuit-ends-in-fatal-crash-near-pleasant-plains/  .

Salute to Service: Greenville Police Officer Jacob McClintock [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://wgel.com/salute-to-service/2022/05/salute-to-service-greenville-police-officer-jacob-mcclintock/  .

Sheriff’s office shares story of ‘complex scam’ that nearly cost Lake County resident $20,000 [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/05/14/sheriffs-office-shares-story-of-complex-scam-that-nearly-cost-lake-county-resident-20000/  .

Ten shared principles: what the Montgomery Police Department and now village board supports [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.wspynews.com/news/local/ten-shared-principles-what-the-montgomery-police-department-and-now-village-board-supports/article_b843d49c-d1fa-11ec-8963-3b44bb82e2aa.html  .

‘Dax does it again:’ Sheriff canine tracks down fleeing suspect violating order of protection in Long Grove [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/05/13/dax-does-it-again-sheriff-canine-tracks-down-fleeing-suspect-violating-order-of-protection-in-long-grove/  .

May Require Registration. Edwardsville Police Officer Calls it a Career After 26 Years (Officer Steve Stockhausen) [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.theintelligencer.com/news/article/Edwardsville-police-officer-calls-it-a-career-17171460.php  .

Via the SCCJA Daily Clips. Chicago, IL Summer 2022-CALEA Conference [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.calea.org/node/14216   .

Podcasts and Professional Development

Abstract from new article in /Police Practice and Research: An International Journal/. What do we know about blended learning to inform police education? A rapid evidence assessment [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15614263.2022.2073230?af=R   .

From Calibre Press. Foot Pursuits: Part 2 of a Special 3-Part Series [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://calibrepress.com/2022/05/foot-pursuits-part-2-of-a-special-3-part-series/  .

From the National Institute of Justice. Understanding and Characterizing Labor Trafficking Among U.S. Citizen Victims [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://nij.ojp.gov/topics/articles/understanding-and-characterizing-labor-trafficking-among-us-citizen-victims  .

Killer Suffers Fatal Heart Attack While Burying Victim’s Body [The irony was irresistible. SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://policetribune.com/killer-suffers-fatal-heart-attack-while-burying-victims-body/  .

Lexipol Webinar. Opioid Settlement Funding: A Chance to Repair the Harm (Wednesday, May 25 | 1 pm Eastern) [Just FYI.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://info.lexipol.com/webinar-opioid-settlement-funding

May Require Registration. Edwardsville Police Officer Calls it a Career After 26 Years (Officer Steve Stockhausen_ [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.theintelligencer.com/news/article/Edwardsville-police-officer-calls-it-a-career-17171460.php  .

NIJ Webinar. Things Are Not What They Seem: a Collection of Interesting Case Studies from the Medical Examiner Scene Queens (Thursday, May 19, 2022 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Eastern) [The cases are drug-related, from various parts of the country, and show the unexpected variety of victims, and drug mixtures, that could show up.  Happily, the recordings of these events are generally available afterward. SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://forensiccoe.org/not-what-they-seem-drugs-case-studies/.

On the Art of Manliness Podcast. The Life We’re Looking For [The guest talks about how technology has made socially and physically healthy lives difficult by making many of life’s challenges too easy.  The conversation illuminates a lot of expectations I had not considered before, and will make you think. SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://the-art-of-manliness.simplecast.com/episodes/the-life-were-looking-for-5zT960zt  .

Notes: His book, The Life We’re Looking For: Reclaiming Relationship in a Technological World isn’t at any libraries yet, but here’s its Amazon page: https://www.amazon.com/Life-Were-Looking-Relationship-Technological/dp/059323734X/ref=sr_1_1?crid=14D7MGJVQ3Q7X&keywords=The+Life+We%E2%80%99re+Looking+For%3A+Reclaiming+Relationship+in+a+Technological+World&qid=1652144010&sprefix=the+life+we+re+looking+for+reclaiming+relationship+in+a+technological+world%2Caps%2C122&sr=8-1

On the Badge Boys Podcast. Chad Bruckner shares his Army experiences that led to his police career and the challenges working the streets during the 2020 riots. [The guest has some hilarious stories, but the aphorism about being a sergeant is even better:   “That chevron is to keep the crap off your troops.”  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://starworldwidenetworks.com/episodes/chad-bruckner-shares-his-army-experiences-that-led-to-his-police-career-and-the-challenges-working-the-streets-during-the-2020-riots .

Notes: Here’s the Amazon page for his book: “The art of the subject stop” by Nicholas Ruggiero (And Chad Bruckner) https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09WR8MCMN/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_A2XZ11GMC2KXAZTH26YP

On the Cops and Writers Podcast. Mark Rhyner M.D. On Treating First Responders… [The guest is also a police officer, and has some great anecdotes about being able to react quickly to emergencies.  Their discussion of familiarity with mental illness conditions may sound familiar, but is worth passing along.   [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.copsandwriters.com/podcast-1/episode/7c4dd7be/067-mark-rhyner-md-on-treating-first-responders-preventative-medicine-death-and-being-your-own-healthcare-advocate  .

On the Cops and Writers Podcast. With Author, Actor, Stand-Up Comic, and (retired) Los Angles Country Sheriff Sergeant Cliff Yates. [If you have any aspirations to produce an audio version of your book, the interview opens with tips on making your own audio studio on the cheap.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.copsandwriters.com/podcast-1/episode/76d15537/062-follow-your-dreams-with-los-angles-county-sheriffs-sergeant-cliff-yates  .

On the Policing Matters Podcast and Police Matters. Chief Robert McNeilly on how early intervention can identify issues before they become problems [The guest talks about his experiences as Pittsburgh’s police chief, and about his book about intervening with officers at different degrees of dysfunction.] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://policingmatters.podbean.com/e/chief-robert-mcneilly-on-how-early-intervention-can-identify-issues-before-they-become-problems/ .

Notes: No libraries own the guest’s book yet, but here’s its Amazon page: The Blue Continuum: A Police Chief’s Perspective on What’s Wrong with Policing… https://www.amazon.com/dp/1633854248/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_9GC2RC685J4522Q8CGKJ

Table of Contents Alert. Police Quarterly- Volume: 25, Number: 2 (June 2022)  [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://journals.sagepub.com/toc/pqxa/25/2 .

Notes: The articles are all about Use of Force or De-Escalation.

Via the SCCJA Daily Clips. Chicago, IL Summer 2022-CALEA Conference [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.calea.org/node/14216   .

Via the SCCJA Daily Clips, and Police1. Does geography make a difference in police life? Best places in the US to be a police officer [Just FYI.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.police1.com/police-jobs-and-careers/articles/does-geography-make-a-difference-in-police-life-Z4Oh2Bvsy5lJekeP/.

Via the SCCJA Daily Clips, and Police1. Marvel and DC comics writer pens LE graphic novel, donates to police orbs : An award-winning comic book writer has penned a new graphic novel about law enforcement, and is using some of the proceeds to give back [I’d be interested in seeing some reviews of the work.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 5-16-2022. Available at: https://www.police1.com/police-heroes/articles/marvel-and-dc-comics-writer-pens-le-graphic-novel-donates-to-police-orbs-fDgEsRzevCh67ukN/ .

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