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53 New Chicago Police Officers Deployed

53 New Chicago Police Officers Deployed

Mayor Rahm Emmanuel and Fred Waller, the Chicago Police Chief announced, on Jan. 7, 2018, 53 new police officers have been deployed. This is the first step of the plan to grow the department by 1,000 officers. Emmanuel said they are putting more officers on the streets from “the far north side to the far […]

New Jersey Teenager Allegedly Shoots Family

New Jersey Teenager Allegedly Shoots Family

A teenage boy in Long Branch, New Jersey allegedly shot and killed his parents, sister, and a family friend on New Year’s Eve 2017. Steven Kologi, age 44; Linda Kologi, age 42; Brittany Kologi, age 18; and Mary Schultz, age 70 were shot to death. The 16-year-old’s grandfather and brother were in the Long Branch […]

Three Heroes Honored by Oregon Residents

Three Heroes Honored by Oregon Residents

Micah Fletcher, 21, Rick Best, 23, and Taliesin Namkai-Meche, 53, were honored as Oregon’s 2017 Newsmakers of the Year. Event That Thrust Three Heroes Into the Headlines Aboard the MAX light rail Greenline, these men did not know one another but, as a group, they came to the defense of two teenage black girls, one […]

Winter Arrives With Below-Zero Temperatures

Winter Arrives With Below-Zero Temperatures

Winter has arrived with below-zero temperatures across the country and breaking records. Bitter cold weather has caused parts of Niagara Falls to freeze. Visitors at Horseshoe Falls witnessed water freezing in mid-air as the water drops over the falls. Temperatures are expected to drop even further throughout the New Year’s weekend. At the top of […]

Another Chicago Police-Involved Shooting Unjustified

Another Chicago Police-Involved Shooting Unjustified

The investigation has taken two years, but the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) has ruled the Chicago shootings of Quintonio LeGrier and Bettie Jones as unjustified. Police documents stated that police responded to a domestic disturbance call of the West Side, on Dec. 26, 2015. As police arrived on the scene, LeGrier approached officers […]

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