Local Police News: June 20, 2022

June 21, 2022

2 cops injured as large fight overwhelms police in Boystown: ‘They’re going crazy, squad. We need cars!’: [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://cwbchicago.com/2022/06/2-cops-injured-large-fight-overwhelms-police-boystown-going-crazy-more-cars-chicago.html .

Area police departments raise awareness for Illinois Special Olympics with annual Torch Run [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.wspynews.com/news/local/area-police-departments-raise-awareness-for-illinois-special-olympics-with-annual-torch-run/article_c99bedbc-ecd3-11ec-b79c-07ffc3f009da.html  .

Chicago police officer injured in large fight in Northalsted [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://abc7chicago.com/cpd-officer-injured-in-large-fight-in-lakeview/11980451/.

Chicago police recruit faces gun charge after allegedly ‘becoming verbally aggressive’ during traffic stop: sources: [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://cwbchicago.com/2022/06/chicago-police-recruit-faces-gun-charge-after-allegedly-becoming-verbally-aggressive-during-traffic-stop-sources.html .

Cook County jail inmate dies in custody, showed signs of head injury: sheriff’s office [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.audacy.com/wbbm780/news/local/cook-county-jail-inmate-24-dies-in-custody .

From badge to barbecue: Collinsville man’s love for grilling has resulted in award-winning business  [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.thetelegraph.com/news/article/From-badge-to-barbecue-Collinsville-man-s-love-16304153.php .

Greenville Police K-9 Program Returns [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://wgel.com/news/2022/06/greenville-police-k-9-program-returns/.

Lake County sheriff canine finds loaded gun after felon allegedly attacked girlfriend, fled scene in Waukegan [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/06/19/lake-county-sheriff-canine-finds-loaded-gun-after-felon-allegedly-attacked-girlfriend-fled-scene-in-waukegan/ 

Lake Zurich police to hand out gift cards instead of citations to help drivers repair vehicle violations [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/06/14/lake-zurich-police-to-hand-out-gift-cards-instead-of-citations-to-help-drivers-repair-vehicle-violations/.

Man allegedly disarmed police officer, used taser on officer during attempted arrest in Round Lake Park [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/06/17/man-allegedly-disarmed-police-officer-used-taser-on-officer-during-attempted-arrest-in-round-lake-park/.

Man allegedly pushed concrete construction cylinder into police officer in Marengo [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/06/18/man-allegedly-pushed-concrete-construction-cylinder-into-police-officer-in-marengo/.

Moweaqua bus company honors first responders mile after mile  [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://herald-review.com/business/local/watch-now-moweaqua-bus-company-honors-first-responders-mile-after-mile/article_b1106b86-e69f-11ec-be00-bf6e01ff2930.html .

Naperville police shooting: Video released of man with hatchet being fatally shot by police [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.newsbreak.com/news/2636659721449/naperville-police-shooting-video-released-of-man-with-hatchet-being-fatally-shot-by-police?s=oldSite&ss=dmg_local_email_bucket_6.web2_fromweb .

Shocking video shows Chicago police traffic stop  became a shootout in the blink of an eye:  [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://cwbchicago.com/2022/06/shocking-video-shows-chicago-police-traffic-stop-became-a-shootout-in-the-blink-of-an-eye.html .

Springfield and Danville Police hiring new officers [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.wcia.com/news/springfield-and-danville-police-hiring-new-officers/ .

Podcasts and Professional Development

Abstract from the journal Homicide Studies. A New Wave of Mass Shootings? Exploring the Potential Impact of COVID-19 [Just FYI. An interesting connection.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/10887679221101605 .

From Calibre Press. Mind-Saving Tips for Building Emotional Resilience [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://calibrepress.com/2022/06/mind-saving-tips-for-building-emotional-resilience/.

From Governing.Com. Police Are Still Killing Too Many Americans. Why Can’t We Do Something About It?  [Hm.  You might find the skewing interesting, for discussion purposes  See what you think.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.governing.com/now/police-are-still-killing-too-many-americans-why-cant-we-do-something-about-it .

From the American Military University Edge e-Newsletter. Preparing to Rise Through the Ranks in Law Enforcement [Some of these suggestions are pretty basic, but they might still be a good reminder.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://amuedge.com/preparing-to-rise-through-the-ranks-in-law-enforcement/ .

From the National Institute of Justice. Domestic Extremism: No One-Size-Fits-All Approach to Disengagement From Extremism Activity or Beliefs, Study Finds : NIJ-supported research notes stark division in extremism disengagement pathways for persons with and without prison experience. [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://nij.ojp.gov/topics/articles/domestic-extremism-no-one-size-fits-all-approach-disengagement-extremism-activity .

From the National Institute of Justice. JUSTINFO Newsletter June 15, 2022 [Just FYI.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.ojp.gov/news/justinfo/june-15-2022?utm_campaign=justinfo&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery .

On the Art of Manliness Podcast. The 5 Allies Every Man Needs [You generally become the person you most frequently associate with, and now, the podcasts, music, videos, and media function like persons.  The guest talks about selecting helpful allies, and avoiding “thieves” (relationships that draw you away from the best version of yourself).  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://the-art-of-manliness.simplecast.com/episodes/the-5-allies-every-man-needs-u66jLIXT .

On the Badge Boys Podcast. Retired LA Cop Talks About Protecting the Community and Surviving the Brutality of the 2020 Riots. [The guest talks about his rough childhood in New York City, to his work in gang neighborhoods in Los Angeles.  He reports that he saw no gang members in the BLM riots.  His story of how demoralizing the riots were to him, and how lost he felt when he left the department, is moving. He is still recovering, but is trying to help other officers who need encouragement.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://starworldwidenetworks.com/episodes/retired-la-cop-talks-about-protecting-the-community-and-surviving-the-brutality-of-the-2020-riots  .

On the Bend, Don’t Break Podcast. Maintaining Professionalism in the Face of Tragedy: Retired RCMP Supt. James Hardy Shares his Story of Leading Through Crisis — Part 1 of 2 [The discussion of the importance of experienced officers passing on to newer officers what they have learned about policing well, and living well, and where to find the opportunities, is inspiring.  The background he gives on several major incidents with which he had been involved, and how it affected the officers, is also instructive.  SLC]  [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://benddontbreak.libsyn.com/title-professionalism-vs-emotion-part-1 .

On The COPreneur Path Podcast. Don’t Sink the Ship: How to Identify the Legal Vulnerabilities in Your Business [On protecting assets and intellectual property.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.leo2ceo.com/copreneur-path/091 .

On The COPreneur Path Podcast. Master the Moments That Matter in Your Customer Interactions [I don’t recall ever hearing information on this subject before:  the discussion is about how exhibitors can gain and hold attention at a trade show!  They go on to suggest other ways to make personal engagement with potential customers (and people in general)  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://podcasts.bcast.fm/e/28xmp22n-master-the-moments-that-matter-in-your-customer-interactions .

On the Disaster Podcast. Recognizing Human Trafficking in Disaster Situations [Victims of disasters are particularly vulnerable to human traffickers, posing as helpers.  The guest got involved helping law enforcement find and stop traffickers after a friend was trafficked.  Important information to share with emergency response and medical personnel.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://disasterpodcast.com/2022/05/recognizing-human-trafficking-in-disaster-situations/ .

On the Policing Matters Podcast. ’What we really do out there on the streets’ [The experience of writing a book about law enforcement work (in this case, with his publishing editor daughter), could be inspirational for compiling your own valuable memories.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://policingmatters.podbean.com/e/what-we-really-do-out-there-on-the-streets/ 

Via the SCCJA Daily Clips, and Police1. How to effectively participate on boards, task forces and committees : Your expertise will be of significant value to the group, but sometimes letting others add to the conversation gains credibility in the long run [Web Page].  Accessed 6-20-2022. Available at: https://www.police1.com/chiefs-sheriffs/articles/how-to-effectively-participate-on-boards-task-forces-and-committees-6zdICChcJ2VbQrMS/.

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