May 20, 2022

14 Shot, One Fatally, Friday into Sunday Morning in Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago

Fourteen people were shot, one of them fatally, Friday into Sunday morning in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago. FOX 32 / Chicago Sun-Times reported that the shooting fatality occurred Sunday morning about 2:2src a.m. “in the 84srcsrc block of South Aberdeen Street.” The victim, a 27-year-old man, was standing outside when the shot rang out.…

20 Shot, One Fatally, During Weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago

Twenty people were shot, one of them fatally, during the weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago. ABC 7 / Chicago Sun-Times reports the shooting fatality was discovered just before 11:30 p.m. Friday, when a 20-year-old man was found facedown “in the 8200-block of South Coles Avenue.” A 54-year-old man was shot and wounded about an…

12 Shot, 3 Fatally, on Tuesday Alone in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago

Twelve people were shot, three of them fatally, on Tuesday alone in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago. FOX 32 reports the first of the fatal shootings occurred around 6 a.m. in “the 9srcsrc block of East 79th Street.” Two people were killed in the incident, 67-year-old Gloria Binder and 42-year-old Erskine Binder, both of whom were…

‘Blood On Her Hands’: Chicago 911 Dispatcher Slams Mayor Lori Lightfoot Over Skyrocketing Murder Rate

A Chicago 911 dispatcher slammed Chicago’s Democrat Mayor Lori Lightfoot over the skyrocketing crime rate in the Windy City, saying that she has “blood on her hands.” “All hell has broken loose,” dispatcher Keith A. Thornton, Jr. told Fox News on Tuesday. “In my opinion and fact, the blood is on her hands,” Thornton said.…

22 Shot over Christmas Weekend in Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago

Twenty-two people were shot, two of them fatally, over Christmas weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago. Breitbart News reported at least 18 people were shot Christmas Eve into Sunday morning and ABC 7 / Chicago Sun-Times notes the number of shooting victims was 22 by Monday morning. The first shooting fatality of the weekend…

22 Shot Friday into Sunday Morning in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago

Twenty-two people were shot, five of them fatally, Friday into Sunday morning in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago. ABC 7 / Chicago Sun-Times reports a woman was shot in the head and fatally wounded Friday about 8:2src p.m. She was in a building “in the 71srcsrc-block of South Ridgeland Avenue” when she was shot. A 44-year-old…

At Least 44 Shot, 7 Killed, During Weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago

At least 44 people were shot, seven of them fatally, over the weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago. Breitbart News noted that over 40 people had already been shot Friday into Saturday night. ABC 7 / Chicago Sun-Times reported the total figure as at least 44 shooting victims by Monday morning. The Chicago Tribune pointed…

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago to Dispatch Mental Health Experts on 911 Calls Instead of Cops

Mental health professionals paired with paramedics will replace cops on some Chicago 911 calls in a first for Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s troubled city. The Chicago Times reports in one future pilot program, a paramedic will be dispatched alongside a mental health clinician for “behavioral health calls.” In another, a paramedic will work with a “recovery…

Lori Lightfoot Demands A Deal From Chicago Teachers Unions

Democratic Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot called out the teachers union in a Thursday press conference, demanding that they reach a deal that would put students back in schools. Lightfoot said that, after dozens of meetings, the Chicago Teachers Union’s failure to come up with a deal had once again left students and parents scrambling to…

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