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Pflger Whines Some More

If someone could just hurry up with that list of rules that Pfleger's parishioners don't have follow, we'd be greatly appreciative: Father Michael Pfleger says a Chicago Police officer issued parking tickets to his parishioners during services at Saint Sabina this weekend. Show More Summary

Carnage Continues

The Killing Season continues : Four people including two 15-year-old boys were shot in the Englewood neighborhood Sunday evening and two people were shot, one fatally, in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, Chicago police said. And a probable...Show More Summary

This Makes Perfect Sense

To the libtarded among us : A Texas newspaper announced its plans Saturday to publish the names and addresses of every San Antonio police officer following a deadly officer-involved shooting last week.Stephanie Zarriello, publisher of...Show More Summary

McCompStat to England?

This would be awesome: Former Chicago police chief Garry McCarthy — famously tough on gun crime, gangs and anti-social behaviour — warned that the capital should expect a shake-up if he gets the job.Last week The Sun on Sunday told how...Show More Summary

More Silly Calls

A few more of the ones people sent in: It's a string lady. Kid is fine. Um, yeah. Fire refused, but notify Animal Control squad. Rectum? Damn near killed him. Anyone need a court date that bad?

Inside EMS podcast: LODD Benefits for EMS Responders

In this week’s episode of Inside EMS, co-host Chris Cebollero and I discuss the latest EMS news and events, including the bill passed by the Kentucky House to extend Line of Duty Death (LODD) benefits to the families of EMS responders. In my opinion, every EMT who dies in the line of duty should be...

Inside EMS Podcast: Out-Of-The-Box Solutions to Response Time Woes

On last week’s episode of Inside EMS, co-host Chris Cebollero and I discuss the latest EMS news and events, and tackle some outside-the-box solutions to meeting response time standards, such as paramedic Quick Response Vehicles. Give us a listen, and share your thoughts.

The Blogfather Is Back!

LawDog is back to telling stories, and just as colorful as ever. If you haven’t read him, you should.

Something Odd Here

We read this yesterday, but something seemed off: Teachers for Chicago Public Schools took to the streets Thursday to fight for a new contract, days after bargaining-team members rejected an offer from the Board of Education. Hundreds of teachers took over LaSalle Street, between Monroe and Adams, CBS 2’s [...]Show More Summary

D.O.J. Document Dump

Everyone just got a letter from the Department in their e-mail. The Department of Justice just got thousands, tens-of-thousands, maybe more of documents so they can "evaluate" the CPD. Among the documents: A list of internal complaints...Show More Summary

February Looking Bad

Someone posted earlier today that for all of last year, February saw 20 murders.For February 2016, we're already at 15 or 17 six days in.The ACLU is blaming Global Warming at the moment.

New Lieutenants

Thirty-six sergeants making the jump up the ladder. Post the list if you have it.UPDATE: Five from IAD?UPDATE: Eight out of thirty-six from Patrol? How many "merit" picks does 35th Street get? Oh yeah, none if you have the answers to the test. There are a lot of funny connections on the list - quite a few spouses of Subject Matter Experts in the mix.

Gage Park Massacre

Rahm must have shit a brick when this hit the news : The bodies of five adults and one child were found at a home on Chicago's Southwest Side Thursday afternoon, according to police.Officers performed a well-being check at a Gage Park house about 1:05 p.m. Show More Summary

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