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Local Police News: November 15, 2021

November 15, 2021

2 Chicago officers sprayed with ‘chemical substance’ while breaking up fight on West Side [Web Page].  Accessed 11-15-2021. Available at: https://wgntv.com/news/chicagocrime/2-chicago-officers-sprayed-with-chemical-substance-while-breaking-up-fight-on-west-side/. Chicago OEMC Honors Keith Thorton, Dispatcher On Duty During Shooting Of CPD Officers Ella French, Carlos Yanez, Jr. [Web Page].  Accessed 11-15-2021. Available at: https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2021/11/15/chicago-oemc-honors-keith-thorton-ella-french/. Chicago Police Union Boss John Catanzara To Retire From…

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Local Police News: November 8, 2021

November 8, 2021

2 men in custody in connection with assault of Joliet police officer [Web Page].  Accessed 11-8-2021. Available at: https://wgntv.com/news/chicagocrime/2-men-in-custody-in-connection-with-assault-of-joliet-police-officer/. 4 injured, including 3 officers, in South Austin car crash [Web Page].  Accessed 11-8-2021. Available at: https://wgntv.com/news/4-injured-including-3-officers-in-south-austin-car-crash/. Bensenville Police Officer Shot After Responding to Domestic Disturbance, Officials Say [Web Page].  Accessed 11-8-2021. Available at: https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/bensenville-police-officer-shot-after-responding-to-domestic-disturbance-officials-say/2674638/. GoFundMe…

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Local Police News: November 1, 2021

November 1, 2021

Chicago Car Thieves Now Target Locksmiths For Key Fobs And Programing Devices [Just FYI.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 11-1-21. Available at: https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2021/10/26/chicago-car-thieves-targeting-locksmiths-key-fobs-programming-devices/. Chicago Tribune syndicate — may require registration. Skokie Village Board holds off on creating citizen police review board  [Web Page].  Accessed 11-1-21. Available at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/skokie/ct-skr-skokie-police-review-tl-1104-20211101-dg24tu5svzhzdhbuxajtjgpxgu-story.html City Council Approves New Officer Hire For Plano…

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Local Police News: October 26, 2021

October 26, 2021

2 corrections officers hospitalized after being attacked by Wisconsin man at Lake County Jail, officials say [They start out in police custody: a reminder to be careful.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 10-26-2021. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2021/10/23/2-corrections-officers-hospitalized-after-being-attacked-by-wisconsin-man-at-at-lake-county-jail-officials-say/ Champaign police launch online non-emergency crime reporting system [Web Page].  Accessed 10-26-2021. Available at: https://www.wandtv.com/news/champaign-police-launch-online-non-emergency-crime-reporting-system/article_67c3f164-329f-11ec-bf90-474b23c278e5.html. City of Champaign accepting applications…

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Local Police News: October 18, 2021

October 18, 2021

Champaign Police host Police Memorial Ceremony [Web Page].  Accessed 10-18-2021. Available at: https://www.wcia.com/news/champaign-police-host-police-memorial-ceremony/. McHenry County sheriff’s deputy murdered in line of duty in 2019 honored in Washington, DC [McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy Jacob Keltner] [Web Page].  Accessed 10-18-2021. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2021/10/17/mchenry-county-sheriffs-deputy-murdered-in-line-of-duty-in-2019-honored-in-washington-dc/ Cook County Sheriff’s Office postpones vaccine mandate deadline to allow more time for ‘voluntary…

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