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Judge insists Chicago mayor testify on police code of silence

By Jason Meisner, Chicago Tribune

May 20, 2016

Filed under Latest News

In an unprecedented move, city attorneys on Friday offered to admit to a federal jury that a code of silence exists in the Chicago Police Department if it meant Mayor Rahm Emanuel would not have to testify about it at the upcom...

Juvenile arrested, charged with aggravated robbery after Thursday incident

By Luke Nozicka, @lukenozicka

May 2, 2016

Filed under City, Latest News

Carbondale police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Thursday after a man was robbed by an acquaintance. A man was walking in the 300 block of West Pecan Street with acquaintances Thursday evening, when one of t...

Carbondale police to accept unwanted prescription medication on Saturday

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

April 25, 2016

Filed under City, Latest News

Carbondale police plan to work with the Drug Enforcement Administration on Saturday to collect unwanted prescription medications from residents.Although no liquids or needles will be accepted, the department will take expired, unused and unwanted pr...

Man detained by SIU police for having airsoft gun on campus

By Luke Nozicka, @lukenozicka

April 25, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest News

A person who was in possession of a replica shotgun was detained Monday morning outside of the Student Center, according to an SIU police tweet. There was no threat to public safety and the person who was detained — a white...

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