- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
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- Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Cop Who Killed Anthony Alvarez Should Be Fired, Oversight Agency Said. He Was Suspended For 20 Days Instead
Officer Evan Solano fatally shot Alvarez during a foot chase last year. Alvarez's family said they were "appalled" by the decision. "Officers can get away with murder," they said.
New Police Chase Policy Still Lets Cops Make The Call, But Forces Officers To Report All Pursuits
The policy comes more than a year after police shot and killed 13-year-old Adam Toledo and young father Anthony Alvarez during separate foot chases, leading to officials — including Mayor Lori Lightfoot — calling for change.
Anthony Alvarez’s Family, Supporters Protest After Prosecutors Don’t Charge Officers Who Killed Young Father, 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo
“We are disappointed in the leaders of our city,” said Roxana Figueroa, Alvarez’s cousin. “We are devastated, but we are not defeated. We will not stop until we get justice.”
No Charges For Chicago Police Officers Who Shot Adam Toledo, Anthony Alvarez, Foxx Says
The shootings generated national controversy, spurring protests in Chicago and calls for the officers to face charges and be removed from the force.
Police Department’s Failure To Implement A Foot Chase Policy Led To Cop Killing Anthony Alvarez, Family Claims In Lawsuit
In 2017, the Justice Department called on the Police Department to overhaul its chase policy when a suspect poses no immediate threat. The department missed multiple deadlines to make changes.
As Top Cop Weighs The Future Of Officer Who Killed Anthony Alvarez, Family Says They Won’t Give Up Until He’s Fired
The police oversight agency completed its investigation into the shooting and sent its report to Supt. David Brown. He has until the end of March to review the findings.
Chicago Police Had Inaccurate Data About Foot Chases — And Missed Deadline For Reforming Chase Policy, Monitor Says
The Police Department missed a consent decree deadline for updating its problematic foot chase policy — just months after an officer shot and killed 13-year-old Adam Toledo after a short chase.
Anthony Alvarez’s Family Unveils A Little Library In His Honor 6 Months After His Killing
The little library is just one step toward making sure Alvarez's name isn't forgotten and his family receives justice, they said.
Cop Who Shot Anthony Alvarez Stripped Of Police Powers Months After Oversight Agency Recommendation
Despite facing two separate investigations for killing a young father in Portage Park and pulling his weapon on a driver in Logan Square, Officer Evan Solano was still carrying his gun and badge until recently.
Police Department’s ‘Vague’ New Foot Chase Policy Doesn’t Fix Glaring Problems, Activists Say
Critics say the policy gives “far too much discretion” to officers to determine when a foot chase is necessary and will lead to dangerous interactions. It could have been improved if the department had listened to community voices, they added.
Cop Who Killed Anthony Alvarez, Then Pulled Gun In Road Rage Clash Still Has His Weapon, Has Not Been Disciplined
Police and city officials won't say whether Evan Solano will be relieved on his police powers as the investigations continue. Alvarez's family says the incidents point to anger issues, which his lawyer denies.
After Another Memorial For Man Killed By Cop Destroyed, Anthony Alvarez’s Family Says They Won’t Stop Fighting
A police officer approached grieving family members and removed part of the memorial. Then, the whole thing vanished. Alvarez's family said they won't stop rebuilding.
Chicago Cop Who Fatally Shot Anthony Alvarez Being Investigated For Pulling Gun In Logan Square Road Rage Clash
Videos show officer Evan Solano confront the driver of a white SUV with his gun out. The Police Department's Bureau of Internal Affairs is investigating the May 21 incident.
New Police Foot Chase Policy Still Allows Officers To Run After People Despite Lightfoot Saying The Chases Are ‘Dangerous’
The policy still allows officers to chase people if there is "probable cause for an arrest or it is believed an individual has committed, is committing or is about to commit a crime."
Anthony Alvarez Was Shot In His Back, Autopsy Shows. His Family Wants The Cop Who Killed Him Fired And Charged With Murder
"To get justice for Anthony, Evan Solano needs to get arrested,” said Anthony Alvarez's cousin.
Chicago Police Should Stop Foot Chases Until New Policy Is Created, Latino Leaders Say: ‘This Has To End Right Now’
After Adam Toledo and Anthony Alvarez were killed during foot chases, leaders are urging immediate changes to police policy. "Our communities are traumatized by this," one member said.
Anthony Alvarez’s Family Marches To Demand Justice For Portage Park Father Shot By Police: ‘They Killed A Part Of Our Family’
Videos of police shooting the 22-year-old on March 31 were released last week. His family said they want the officer fired and face criminal charges.
After Another Deadly Cop Shooting, Aldermen Blast Lightfoot, CPD Leaders For ‘Standing In The Way’ Of Police Reform
Mayor Lori Lightfoot campaigned on promises of transparency and action on long-stalled changes to police policy. Some say the mayor and department aren't moving fast enough.
Video Shows Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Anthony Alvarez As He Runs From Them: ‘Why Are You Shooting Me?’ (NO VIDEO IN STORY)
The slain man's family said they had "more questions than answers" after viewing the footage, which shows police shooting Alvarez as he ran away from them.
Video Shows Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Anthony Alvarez As He Runs From Them: ‘Why Are You Shooting Me?’ (GRAPHIC VIDEO)
The slain man's family said they had "more questions than answers" after viewing the footage, which showed police shooting Alvarez as he ran away from them.