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Lightfoot, Foxx Meet Amid Feud Over West Side Shooting — And Cops Agree There Isn’t Enough For Charges, Prosecutors Say

The two officials said they're still collaborating to end violence. "We had a very productive meeting and shared perspectives towards that common goal," Lightfoot's office said.

Citywide

Lightfoot Goes After State’s Attorney Office Again In Campaign Email Amid Feud With Kim Foxx

The letter is the latest stone thrown in the standoff between the two Democrats — and it comes as residents are desperate for solutions to gun violence.

Citywide

Lightfoot Lied About West Side Shooting Charges, Kim Foxx Says — And She’s Tired Of Political Stunts

Lightfoot said the lack of charges from a West Side shooting could make offenders feel like they won't be held accountable, sending "this city into chaos."

Citywide

Lightfoot Blames Kim Foxx’s Office For Lack Of Charges In West Side Shooting — But Evidence Wasn’t There, State’s Attorney Says

Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she's concerned by the State's Attorney's Office not filing charges in a West Side shooting, but Kim Foxx said Lightfoot's story doesn't match the facts of the case.

Citywide

Former Congressman Luis Gutierrez Demands Kim Foxx Take Immediate Action To Fix Botched Handling Of Adam Toledo Case

State's Attorney Kim Foxx said Thursday she has yet to see video of police shooting Toledo. "You turned your back on all of us seeking justice in the city," Gutierrez said to Foxx.

Downtown

Cop Who Killed 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo Should Be Charged With Murder, Little Village Activists Tell Kim Foxx

The Little Village Community Council is also calling for a prosecutor to resign after video contradicted statements he made in court.

Downtown

Chatham’s Brown Sugar Bakery Gets A Surprise Visit From Vice President Kamala Harris

Harris, in town to support COVID vaccine equity, wanted to show her support for small businesses.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Kim Foxx Claims Victory In Cook County State’s Attorney Race, Defeating Pat O’Brien

Foxx has been an advocate of criminal justice reform and has said she wants to create a Chicago that is more equal.

Citywide

You Can Now Report Police Misconduct To State’s Attorney’s Office Online

Residents can report incidents of misconduct in the county such as excessive force, intimidation and theft by filling out an online form.

Downtown

Chicago Protesters Arrested For Curfew Violations, Peaceful Gatherings Won’t Be Prosecuted, Kim Foxx’s Office Says

The policy will apply to thousands of people arrested for things like violating the curfew or disorderly conduct in Chicago, though it excludes people who "intentionally cause[d] harm or damage."

Downtown

At Kids March Against Racism On South Side, Young Protesters Share Messages Of Hope

“We are tired, but when I look upon all of the youth here today, my hope is not lost."

Bronzeville, Near South Side

LIVE UPDATES: CTA Shutting Down Monday Night, Advocates Call On City Leaders To Crack Down On Police Brutality

Block Club reporters are following what’s happening in neighborhoods all around the city.

Downtown

Protesters Are Not Looters, Kim Foxx Says: Fringe Element Trying to ‘Hijack’ Black Lives Matter Movement

"If we continue to talk about that fringe element who's tried to hijack this and not about the men and women who died in the systems that have allowed their deaths to go unpunished, we will have learned nothing from this," Foxx said.

Downtown

Kim Foxx Decisively Wins Democratic Nomination For State’s Attorney Seat

"We must continue to lead the charge toward a justice system that is fair and just and equitable for all," Foxx said during her victory speech.

Downtown

Trump Crackdown On Sanctuary Cities A ‘Crass’ Effort To Scare Immigrants Away From Census, Officials Say

"We’ve never seen a consistent attack like Donald Trump against non-white immigrants in America," Rep. Jesus “Chuy” Garcia said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Got A Pot Conviction? State’s Attorney’s Office To Start Clearing Low-Level Crimes Starting Wednesday

State's Attorney Kim Foxx will file motions to clear 1,000 cannabis convictions — and thousands more are expected to be vacated in the coming months.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Hatty The Support Dog Will Soon Comfort Children, Survivors Of Sex Abuse As They Navigate Criminal Justice System

The 2-year-old Labrador retriever will accompany traumatized victims when being interviewed by prosecutors and other officials.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx Floats New Proposal To Reduce In-school Arrests

The goal of a diversion program, she said, is to understand why students might act out in the first place.

Downtown

Chicago Spent $130K On Police Overtime For Jussie Smollett Case. Now, The City Is Asking For Its Money Back

The city has had success in recouping costs from false police reports in the past, a law department spokesman said.

Downtown

Feds Will ‘Review’ Jussie Smollett Case After Charges Are Dropped, Trump Says

State's Attorney Kim Foxx has defended how the case was handled.

Downtown
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