A man who broke into a sports apparel store across from Wrigley Field was identified as the perpetrator after cops arrested him in another case and found him wearing several layers of baseball jerseys, prosecutors said
CPD has stripped 18% of cops from districts across the city over the past year. Now, it’s planning to make some detectives sit on street corners and cutting hours for the call center that allowed people to file police reports over the phone.
A business group that represents businesses in Boystown may pull the plug on its long-time armed security patrol as attitudes toward policing change and the Chicago Police Department itself suggests better ways for it to spend money, according to a recent presentation.
Prosecutors on Wednesday charged an 18-year-old man with dragging a woman with his car as he grabbed the strap of her purse during a robbery on the parking lot of a Home Depot store near Goose Island in March.