Local Police News: June 28, 2021

June 28, 2021

2 Police Officers Among Those Injured In Crash That Shut Down Northbound Lake Shore Drive Through Hyde Park [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2021/06/24/accident-shuts-down-northbound-lake-shore-drive-msi/.

3 CPD officers injured in overnight Austin crash [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://wgntv.com/news/chicago-news/3-cpd-officers-injured-in-overnight-austin-crash/.

3 Face Felony Charges After Allegedly Beating, Strangling Aurora Police Officer [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/3-face-felony-charges-after-allegedly-beating-strangling-aurora-police-officer/2538424/.

Called to Serve: 10 local law enforcement officers on their journey to the job  [These are wonderful stories, and would be great for recruiting.  IT also sounds like the age of 10 is a key year for potential officers.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/courts-police-fire/called-to-serve-10-local-law-enforcement-officers-on-their-journey-to-the-job/article_40966e85-6bcc-547e-be2e-3af3a6a1d56e.html

Chicago Police Officer, Evan Solano, Who Fatally Shot 22-Year-Old Anthony Alvarez, Stripped Of Police Powers [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2021/06/28/chicago-police-officer-evan-solano-anthony-alvarez-shooting/.

Coworkers Save Chicago Dispatch Supervisor’s Life After He Suffers Heart Attack [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/coworkers-save-chicago-dispatch-supervisors-life-after-he-suffers-heart-attack/2538463/.

Daily Herald — may require registration . Bartlett man accused of striking officer in hit-and-run [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20210628/bartlett-man-accused-of-striking-officer-in-hit-and-run.

Daily Herald — may require registration . Gurnee police recognize two as employees of the year  [“Crime Prevention Detective Shawn Gaylor and Evidence Custodian Dennis Meserve were presented with the Gurnee Police Officer of the Year Award and Police Civilian of the Year Award, respectively, at a ceremony Monday night.”] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20210622/gurnee-police-recognize-two-as-employees-of-the-year-.

Daily Herald — may require registration . West Chicago’s new police chief brings more than two decades of experience in Elgin [“Colin Fleury was sworn in this week as West Chicago’s new police chief.”] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20210625/west-chicagos-new-police-chief-brings-more-than-two-decades-of-experience-in-elgin.

Daily Herald — may require registration . Why some suburban police departments are changing the roles of police dogs [Just FYI.  It’s nice to see them get recognition.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20210622/why-some-suburban-police-departments-are-changing-the-roles-of-police-dogs.

Entire police and fire commission resigns; mayor pledges increased diversity [Calumet City] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: http://kokomoperspective.com/politics/indiana/entire-police-and-fire-commission-resigns-mayor-pledges-increased-diversity/article_2f606818-01bf-548d-b416-ec38b22d24b4.html.

Homewood police, fire swear in officers post-quarantine [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://hfchronicle.us9.list-manage.com/track/click?u=bfc60760e266f0568fc19b917&id=8c84208404&e=a87012b8b9.

How storm chasers, and a Darien police sergeant helped a Woodridge kennel owner rescue dogs after the tornado [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20210623/storm-chasers-darien-police-sergeant-helped-kennel-owner-rescue-dogs-after-tornado .

Investigators searching for suspect who crashed into Conservation Police truck [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.wcia.com/news/investigators-searching-for-suspect-who-hit-conservation-police-truck/.

Kendall County Sheriff’s Deputy Recognized by Illinois Juvenile Officers Association [Deputy Chris Phillips has been named Juvenile Officer of the Year by the Illinois Juvenile Officers Association.] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.wspynews.com/news/local/kendall-county-sheriffs-deputy-recognized-by-illinois-juvenile-officers-association/article_ed0f7594-d4e6-11eb-8158-93c90d05c660.html.

No agencies apply to replace cops on mental health calls   [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://evanstonnow.com/no-agencies-apply-to-replace-cops-on-mental-health-calls/ .

Police Wives share concerns at Decatur City Council Meeting in wake of officer being shot at [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.wcia.com/news/police-wives-share-concerns-at-decatur-city-council-meeting-in-wake-of-officer-being-shot-at/.

Prosecutors: Tilton police chief justified in officer-involved shooting, will not face charges [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.wandtv.com/news/prosecutors-tilton-police-chief-justified-in-officer-involved-shooting-will-not-face-charges/article_8c0b34da-d46a-11eb-99cd-bf75f4486d52.html.

Registry to better help special needs community during emergencies [“If first responders are called to an address, it would let them know someone with special needs lives there.”  Effingham] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.wcia.com/news/registry-to-better-help-special-needs-community-during-emergencies/.

Sandwich Police Detective Receives Distinguished Service Award [Det. Jennifer Marcellis was presented with a Distinguished Service Award by the Illinois Juvenile Officers Association] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.wspynews.com/news/local/sandwich-police-detective-receives-distinguished-service-award/article_784c9c4e-d42f-11eb-bdcf-fbfec69964d1.html.

Springfield police program helping get mental health resources into community [“The program teams a police officer up with a mental health counselor so that they can go out on calls in the community together.”] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.wandtv.com/news/springfield-police-program-helping-get-mental-health-resources-into-community/article_32f18586-b37a-11eb-a81f-a77173a52852.html.

Springfield Still Working To Find Recruits For Police Vacancies [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.wmay.com/2021/06/24/springfield-still-working-to-find-recruits-for-police-vacancies/.

Sullivan police end K-9 program [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.wandtv.com/news/sullivan-police-end-k-9-program/article_06a08b82-d3cb-11eb-b948-dbe1ca4aa85a.html.

 

Crime & Delinquency- Volume: 67, Number: 10 (September 2021)  Table of Contents  [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://journals.sagepub.com/toc/cadc/67/10 .

FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin Online (June 2021.  The article on Investigative Assumptions looks interesting.  Also, the Bulletin is looking for authors!  Look for the article at the bottom of the page.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://leb.fbi.gov/?utm_campaign=email-Immediate&utm_content=%5B1192183%5D-.

From the National Institute of Justice. ASCLD TRAIN THE DIRECTOR SERIES – BEST PRACTICES FOR ENGAGING PARTICIPANTS IN VIDEO CONFERENCES [Webinar on July 7, 2021, Noon to 1:00 PM.  We could have use this information about this time last year, but it still might be good to know.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://forensiccoe.org/ascld-train-the-director-series-best/?utm_source=nij-govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=nij.

From the NIJ Journal. School Safety: Research on Gathering Tips and Addressing Threats : A warning that someone is planning a school shooting can save lives if it is received and acted upon in a timely manner. Research has shown that individuals who plan to conduct a school attack typically share that information with someone else… [Just FYI.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://nij.ojp.gov/topics/articles/school-safety-research-gathering-tips-and-addressing-threats.

From the Office of Justice Programs — Funding Opportunities. How to Ensure Your Application is Submitted [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USDOJOJP_COMMS/bulletins/2e4801a .

New Funding Opportunities from the Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs (The one on Internet of Things might be interesting)  [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USDOJOJP_COMMS/bulletins/2e571f0.

On the AARP’s Perfect Scam Podcast. Rookie FBI Agent Turns Tables on International Scammers, Part 1 [This episode describes how the victim was entangled in a royal inheritance scam.  The next episode will describe the FBI agent’s plan to catch them.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.aarp.org/podcasts/the-perfect-scam/info-2021/fbi-agent-international-scammers.html.

On the Art of Manliness Podcast. How to Use Digital Body Language to Build Trust and Connection [Well… I’m guilty of miscommunication.  It’s interesting to see one’s digital communication from someone else’s perspective.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://omny.fm/shows/the-art-of-manliness/how-to-use-digital-body-language-to-build-trust-an.

On the Law Enforcement Today Podcast. Policing in the U.K. – Organized Crime, Terrorism,  overcoming adversity to achieve his goals. [The officer is a man of color, who grew up in UK subsidized housing,  The discussion ranges from childhood experinece, to criminal psychology, to the ways organized crime are investigated.  No library admits to owning his books yet, but here’s the link to his Amazon page: https://www.amazon.com/Mr-Simon-C-Osamoh/e/B089YTC3L6/ref=dp_byline_cont_pop_book_1 ] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://omny.fm/shows/law-enforcement-today/policing-in-the-u-k-organized-crime-terrorism-over.

On the Quality Policing Podcast. Arthur Storch and Louis Anemone [A 2-hour episode, about what worked, and what didn’t, during New York’s crime drop.  It may not be local police news, but it’s policing history that could prove instructive.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://qualitypolicing.com/qpp-47-arthur-storch-and-louis-anemone/ .

On the Squad Room Podcast. Winning the War Inside Your Head with Delta Force Veteran Tom Satterly [The guest’s remark, to the effect that police have it worse than elite military forces, impressed the host.  These libraries own his book /All Secure/ http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1091687950  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.thesquadroom.net/episode138/ .

On the What’s Your Emergency podcast. The Internet of Things with Greg Kaminski and Joseph Walsh [Criminals can use to watch you the same internet-connected technology used to watch them. The guests are only starting to develop ways to protect officers, but, at this point, the guests are informing officers about these dangers.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://wyeradio.libsyn.com/the-internet-of-things-with-greg-kaminski-and-joseph-walsh.

Via the SCCJA Daily Clips. Chaplain’s Corner: General George S. Patton was a leader in tough times : Known for his brashness, decisiveness and well, profanity, he was very spiritual and religious [Well, /I/ found it interesting.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://www.police1.com/police-chaplain/articles/chaplains-corner-general-george-s-patton-was-a-leader-in-tough-times-OM6bgcN6nJFKiiwD/

Via the SCCJA Daily Clips. Underwater Policing—Diving In {It’s good to hear this unit praised.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 6-28-2021. Available at: https://nationalpolice.org/underwater-policing-diving-in/  .

 

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