Chicago Police Department
A two-hour House Judiciary Committee hearing on guns its third in a week produced virtually no common ground between the two sides.
He heard from the Chicago Police Department, the Cook County Sheriff’s Office, the Illinois State Police and suburban police officers.
The last time the city reached the 500-homicide mark was in 2008. Last year Chicago had 435 homicides.
Special Agent Joan Hyde said Joseph “Jose” Banks was captured without incident in Chicago.
“We’re not going anywhere. There are still plenty of us,” a protester The Associated Press after the arrests, which took police more than an hour to complete.