Va. trooper hit by illegal firework during protests

Va. trooper hit by illegal firework during protests Associated Press ROANOKE, Va. — A Virginia State Trooper has minor injuries after being hit by an illegal firework during protests in Roanoke Saturday night that lasted until early Sunday morning. The trooper is doing OK and recovering,...

All it takes is one good cop

All it takes is one good cop No matter what anyone says, one good cop has always been able to make a difference in any bailiwick “DO NOT PUT YOUR KNEE ON A SUSPECT’S NECK OR SPINE.” That’s what it says on page 196 of...

1 killed in Gary shooting

1 killed in Gary shooting A male was fatally shot May 31, 2020, in Gary. | Gary police Facebook photo A male was found shot in the 2700 block of West 5th Avenue and pronounced dead at the scene, police said. A person was killed...

Calif. sheriff to cease COVID-19 order enforcement

Calif. sheriff to cease COVID-19 order enforcement Sonoma County Sheriff Mark Essick said guidance from county health officials was to inconsistent to be enforced Lori A. CarterThe Press Democrat SONOMA COUNTY, Calif. — Beginning Monday, Sonoma County sheriff’s deputies will no longer enforce the local...

Woman fatally shot in West Garfield Park

Woman fatally shot in West Garfield Park A woman was killed in a shooting May 31, 2020, in the 4200 block of West Van Buren Street. | Sun-Times file photo Officers responding to a ShotSpotter alert for gunfire found the 18-year-old shot in the right...

Man shot dies at West Side hospital: police

Man shot dies at West Side hospital: police A man died May 31, 2020, after being dropped off at Norwegian American Hospital with two gunshot wounds. | Google Maps The 25-year-old was taken to Norwegian American Hospital with gunshots to the right side of his...

Man killed, 2 hurt in Austin shooting

Man killed, 2 hurt in Austin shooting A man was fatally shot and two other people were injured May 31, 2020, in the 5100 block of West Madison Street in Austin. | Sun-Times file photo The 27-year-old man was hit in the leg and taken...