Local Police News for November 7, 2020

March 5, 2021
 

I have some family business next week, so the next Local Police News should be coming out late next week, Be sure to pass on any interesting, useful news you run across in the meantime. Thank for your help!

 

1 arrested after Chicago police chase in West Englewood [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://abc7chicago.com/1-arrested-after-police-chase-on-south-side/7619115/.

 

Case of state trooper involved in fatal Decatur collision now headed for bench trial [Just FYI. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://herald-review.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/case-of-state-trooper-involved-in-fatal-decatur-collision-now-headed-for-bench-trial/article_c0f0ffe2-6e3d-5126-bab2-6a5cdd944b50.html.

 

Chicago Tribune syndicate — Might require registration. Aurora council panel recommends civilian police board [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/aurora-beacon-news/ct-abn-aurora-police-board-st-1109-20201106-wjakv5ajn5duxpmqoef3jleysm-story.html#ed=rss_www.chicagotribune.com/arcio/rss/category/suburbs/.

 

Chicago Tribune syndicate — Might require registration. Country Club Hills man rammed Chicago police officer with stolen car, had machine gun, officials say [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/breaking/ct-officer-rammed-20201104-gtigj6ae7ra2nfygc645ceelzy-story.html#ed=rss_www.chicagotribune.com/arcio/rss/category/news/.

 

Chicago Tribune syndicate — Might require registration. Lincolnshire police chief lays out department’s policies and procedures to village trustees, called officers ‘ambassador to the community’ [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lincolnshire/ct-lsr-police-chief-leonas-presentation-tl-1112-20201107-sve4dvyxenflxd4oxtzajidbqy-story.html#ed=rss_www.chicagotribune.com/arcio/rss/category/suburbs/.

 

CPD Officer Stabbed While Responding To Mental Health Call In South Chicago [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2020/11/06/cpd-officer-stabbed-while-responding-to-mental-health-call-in-south-chicago/.

 

Evanston mayor asks Northwestern to pay police overtime bill for staffing student protests aimed at defunding law enforcement [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/evanston/ct-evr-community-response-northwestern-protests-tl-1105-20201103-wyhmlrwfavfmblekffrfzao5au-story.html#ed=rss_www.chicagotribune.com/arcio/rss/category/news/.

 

Lawmakers eye limits on police immunity [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: http://www.dailyherald.com/news/20201106/lawmakers-eye-limits-on-police-immunity-.

 

Mattoon man accused of impersonating an officer [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://www.wandtv.com/news/mattoon-man-accused-of-impersonating-an-officer/article_89c7960c-2059-11eb-8b79-033a20aefaec.html.

 

Property Title Theft: Rare but Rising during COVID-19 [A similar sort of crime had been associated with Sovereign Citizens, but this is an ientity theft issue. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://inpublicsafety.com/2020/11/property-title-theft-rare-but-rising-during-covid-19/ .

 

Report: Waukegan Cops Moved Slowly Due to Fear Dying Man May Be Armed [Just FYI. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/report-waukegan-cops-moved-slowly-due-to-fear-dying-man-may-be-armed/2365309/.

 

Tip: Don’t wear your GPS-equipped electronic monitoring bracelet while you go looting [Well…it made me laugh. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://cwbchicago.com/2020/11/tip-dont-wear-your-gps-equipped-electronic-monitoring-bracelet-while-you-go-looting.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=tip-dont-wear-your-gps-equipped-electronic-monitoring-bracelet-while-you-go-looting.

 

Via Lexipol. Should Cops Buy Liability Insurance? [Just FI. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://www.lexipol.com/resources/blog/should-cops-buy-liability-insurance/.

 

We hear from both George Graves and the SCCJA that the AELE’s November list of resources and upcoming courses is now available. Just FYI. [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: http://www.aele.org/law/2020all11/JB2020NOV.pdf.

 

Why Facts Don’t Change Our Minds [Thanks to Tim Janowick for pointing this out. Some of you know about the sign I inherited from my grandmother, that reads “My mind is made up, don’t confuse me with facts.” Evidently, that’s a common condition. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 11-7-2020. Available at: https://jamesclear.com/why-facts-don’t-change-minds?fbclid=IwAR0EaYHZVMnHM5UgjITnwZOKzvpsEvRfs6g-4kdbp2n0vUs-0q7gtWPFh-Y.

 

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