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Local Police News: September 12, 2022

September 13, 2022

66-year-old bicyclist killed in accident involving Burbank police car: Police  [Web Page].  Accessed 9-12-2022. Available at: https://www.audacy.com/wbbm780/news/local/bicyclist-66-accidently-hit-and-killed-by-burbank-police . Armed man shot, killed by Zion police officer while trying to break into home ID’d by coroner [Web Page].  Accessed 9-12-2022. Available at: https://abc7chicago.com/zion-police-shooting-il-lake-county-illinois-news/12215274/ . Batavia Police Officer Retires After 25 Years With Department [Officer George (Tony)…

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Local Police News: September 5, 2022

September 7, 2022

Canadian police: 10 dead, 15 injured in stabbings [Just a reminder about the lethality of weapons other than firearms.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 9-5-2022. Available at: https://wgntv.com/news/ap-top-headlines/canadian-police-10-dead-15-injured-in-stabbings/. Notes: Another FYI: Three Stabbed At Mascoutah Bar https://www.heraldpubs.com/2022/09/04/three-stabbed-at-mascoutah-bar/ Chicago police officer struck by driver during traffic stop in Fifth City, police say  [Web Page].  Accessed 9-5-2022. Available…

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Local Police News: August 29, 2022

August 31, 2022

Alderman asks: When do overworked cops have time to tap mental-health services?  [Web Page].  Accessed 8-29-2022. Available at: https://www.audacy.com/wbbm780/news/local/chicago-aldermen-discuss-mental-health-of-police-officers . Bolingbrook Police Raise Over $4,600 During Cop On A Rooftop  [Web Page].  Accessed 8-29-2022. Available at: https://patch.com/illinois/bolingbrook/bolingbrook-police-raise-over-4-600-during-cop-rooftop . Car chase ends outside Morgan Park police station with woman shot and killed, man wounded: CPD  [Web…

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Local Police News: August 22, 2022

August 23, 2022

Algonquin police say fraudsters targeting elderly Spanish speaking victims, have stolen over $60K [More a matter of crime news than police news, but other communities might want to watch out for this scam.  SLC] [Web Page].  Accessed 8-22-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/08/20/algonquin-police-say-fraudsters-targeting-elderly-spanish-speaking-victims-have-stolen-over-60k/. Bodycam video captures officer rescuing woman from vehicle under flooded viaduct in North Chicago…

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Local Police News: August 15, 2022

August 17, 2022

911 dispatch center covering much of McHenry County receives international accreditation [Web Page].  Accessed 8-15-2022. Available at: https://www.lakemchenryscanner.com/2022/08/12/911-dispatch-center-covering-much-of-mchenry-county-receives-international-accreditation/ Aurora man accused of trying run over Kane County deputy during police chase [Web Page].  Accessed 8-15-2022. Available at: https://www.wspynews.com/news/local/aurora-man-accused-of-trying-run-over-kane-county-deputy-during-police-chase/article_3d1b0a3a-1aff-11ed-97a5-8bc179d8d4c0.html  . Aurora Police, Sheriff’s Office Conduct Training Off Route 59: PD  [Web Page].  Accessed 8-15-2022. Available at:…

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