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Chicago City Council to consider 8 p.m. teen curfew following Streeterville attacks – NBC Chicago | #citycouncil

A Chicago Alderman Wednesday is set to propose an 8 p.m. curfew on unaccompanied minors downtown, one week after a recent incident in Streeterville saw two teens charged after allegedly assaulting a 40-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman pregnant woman walking downtown. The proposal is being put forth by Chicago Ald. Brian Hopkins, who represents […]

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Chicago mayor not attending funeral for Officer Huesca – NBC Chicago

NOTE: Live coverage of the funeral and procession will be streamed here beginning at 10 a.m. CT Monday, as well as on the NBC Chicago News Streaming Channel. Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson will not be in attendance Monday for a funeral for fallen Chicago Police Officer Luis Huesca, who was shot and killed while in […]

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Mayor Johnson releases statement after fatal shooting of Chicago police officer – NBC Chicago

Mayor Brandon Johnson released a statement Sunday morning following the fatal shooting of a Chicago police officer in the city’s Gage Park neighborhood. The officer, a six-year veteran of the department, has been identified as Luis M. Huesca, according to Johnson. Huesca was just two days shy of his 31st birthday. Johnson issued the following […]

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Mayor Johnson releases statement after fatal shooting of Chicago police officer – NBC Chicago

Mayor Brandon Johnson released a statement Sunday morning following the fatal shooting of a Chicago police officer in the city’s Gage Park neighborhood. The officer, a six-year veteran of the department, has been identified as Luis M. Huesca, according to Johnson. Huesca was just two days shy of his 31st birthday. Johnson issued the following […]

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Chicago police to announce ‘strategy to address and prevent robberies’ – NBC Chicago

The Chicago Police Department and Mayor Brandon Johnson Friday afternoon will provide an update to address rising robberies in the city. The press conference, which will discuss CPD’s “strategy to address and prevent robberies throughout the city,” is scheduled for 12 p.m. Friday. It will be led by CPD Supt. Larry Snelling, Johnson, Chief of […]

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Mayor releases statement – NBC Chicago

After gunfire killed two students as they walked out of a school in the Loop in downtown Chicago Friday afternoon, Mayor Brandon Johnson said his administration activated a victim services support team to help those who were impacted by the tragedy. The shocking scene unfolded just before 12:30 p.m. outside Innovations High School on North […]

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Mayor releases statement – NBC Chicago

After gunfire killed two students as they walked out of a school in the Loop in downtown Chicago Friday afternoon, Mayor Brandon Johnson said his administration activated a victim services support team to help those who were impacted by the tragedy. The shocking scene unfolded just before 12:30 p.m. outside Innovations High School on North […]

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Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson names Larry Snelling next police superintendent – NBC Chicago

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson names Larry Snelling next police superintendent  NBC Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson selects Larry Snelling as next Chicago police superintendent; 2 finalists were Angel Novales, Shon Barnes  WLS-TV Chicago mayor names the police department’s counterterrorism head as new police superintendent  ABC News Click Here For This Articles Original Source.

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‘I will have your back’ – NBC Chicago

Mayor Brandon Johnson on Monday assured 261 new police officers, “I will have your back” — and the rookies applauded when their mayor declared: “If you don’t live in the city of Chicago, you don’t have a right to talk about the city of Chicago.” Presiding over his first police graduation ceremony, Johnson thanked the […]

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Memorial Day 2023: Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson’s safety plan to be put to test over historically violent weekend

Friday, May 26, 2023 10:16AM CHICAGO (WLS) — The Memorial Day weekend marks the first major test for Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson. Memorial Day weekend last year was filled with violence with nearly 50 people shot. This year with a new leader in place, Mayor Brandon Johnson has a new plan in place, vowing it […]

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