An Illinois resident is wiping the metaphorical egg off his face after he was forced to call the police in order to file a report over a stolen “abolish police” sign. The Virgil resident had his sign returned by a Kane County Sheriff’s Office Deputy after the $20 item was tracked down by the KCSO....
The Madison Police Department is one of more than 100 police agencies withdrawing from agreements to send personnel to bolster security at next month's Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee, but the city says its decision was made before a recent directive ordering police in the city to stop using tear gas to control crowds.
Jacob Michael Gaines was filmed attacking the USMS deputy with the DeWalt hammer on Saturday, after he attempted to bring down a US Courthouse barricade. In the video, Gaines can be seen waiting with the hammer raised as the officers came through a door, then swinging it as they came through.
Not only has this year’s race drawn two Democratic candidates, but one of them — a retired Sheriff’s Office communications maintenance supervisor named Eliseo Santana — has raised more than $25,000 in a few weeks thanks to donors outside Florida and left-leaning political organizations.