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Lessons From Cheeseland
Oct 09, 2013 9:46 AM
Milwaukee's handling of duty-disability claims for police officers could serve as a model for Illinois – if legislators ever tackle pension reform.
BGA Exclusive: Why Public Safety Mergers Are Inevitable
Sep 08, 2013 7:47 AM
A Rescuing Illinois report finds cross-border consolidation of police, fire and emergency services is the next major step for cash-strapped municipalities.
Pilfered Pills At County Pharmacy?
Aug 27, 2013 7:40 AM
Cook County's government-run pharmacies have been so badly managed the DEA was brought in to help straighten them out.
Hiding in Plain Sight: Local Cops Use 'Stop-and-Frisk'
Aug 20, 2013 10:18 PM
Unlike other area suburbs, Evanston police announce utilizing controversial tactic, a BGA Rescuing Illinois investigation finds.
Aug 06, 2013 9:45 AM
A Quad Cities police officer brutally beats department-store shoplifter without apparent provocation, and it's caught on video. But officer escapes criminal charges – and keeps his job.
RTA Weighs Contract For Madigan Ally
Jul 29, 2013 9:42 AM
Transit agency considers hiring clout-heavy PR firm to develop anti-suicide program to prevent intentional deaths along Chicago-area rail lines.
May 23, 2013 11:45 AM
In latest mishap with Chicago Fire Department vehicles, ambulance breaks down while carrying gunshot victim. He later dies.
The Sobering Fine Print
May 09, 2013 8:38 AM
Many central Illinois police and fire departments have union contracts that allow officers and firefighters to have alcohol in their systems while on duty. But that could soon change.
CTA Security Gamble
May 06, 2013 9:45 AM
Transit agency is dumping most private security guards at L stops and hiring in-house “customer-service” employees in their place – but will the rails be safer?
17 item(s) Found.