Illinois State Police
At a press conference Thursday announcing the capture and charges of more than 58 people, Kelly said the area is “in a state of lawlessness.”
Authorities say foul play is suspected.
Police arrived at a Chili’s restaurant just before 9:30 last night on N. Illinois St. in Fairview Heights. Witnesses there said three masked men, two armed with guns, entered the restaurant.
Washington Park Police Department may disband in hopes to save money.
The former Illinois State Trooper Matt Mitchell is seeking to regain his driving privileges after a deadly crash in 2007.
Man charged with driving into a secured crime scene and hitting officers.
Illinois State Police narcotics agents received a tip that a truck believed to be carrying drugs was heading toward Chicago
“I do think we should revisit the issue of alcohol and guns,” he said. “You don’t want someone with a weapon loaded who’s drinking too much.”
Over the holiday weekend, 74 people were shot and 12 killed in Chicago, and Rep. Davis says the police don’t have the manpower to make arrests.
The Illinois State Police have taken a woman, who was believed to be involved with the robbery at a AT&T store, into custody.