Protesters march down Drexel Avenue at Friday's protest for the elimination of the University of Chicago Police Department.Maxwell Evans/Block Club Chicago

UChicago Students, Allies Demand Abolition Of Campus Police During 19-Hour Sit-In

A demonstration at UCPD headquarters, organized by the student-led CareNotCops campaign, called for the university to disband its police department by 2022.

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Art West Freedom Fest Begins Sunday, Showcasing West Side Talent

The festival will feature artists, performers and entrepreneurs to showcase creative opportunities on the West Side.

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As Chicago Makes Headway On School Council Transparency, Some Say It Doesn’t Go Far Enough

CPS pledged to centrally track basic meeting information on cops in schools votes, but they aren't collecting meeting times or links to virtual meetings that are essential to public participation.