Three students at Dunbar Career Vocational Academy were taken into custody Thursday after a disturbance in the hallways. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports. One Chicago police officer called it a free-for-all. What started with a false fire alarm ended with three students in custody — and a great big mess in the school. Cell phone [...]

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TTAPR on May 23rd, 2014

Cahokia police officers were called to a fight on a school bus Wednesday just after 2 pm. The school bus was taking eight graders home for the day from a Cahokia school when a fight broke out on the bus. The driver pulled the bus off to the side of the road and called for [...]

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The principal of Curie High School has put out a warning to students and parents to leave immediately after school and use a different route after six shootings in 48 hours in nearby neighborhoods. The school is located at 49th and South Archer. The warning was enough to worry people headed inside the school Wednesday [...]

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A Dozen students are arrested at a local high-school after a large fight, caught on surveillance video. It happened at Guilford on Friday morning. The kids are being charged with disorderly conduct and mob action. Police say window was shattered during the fight and a teen was sent to the hospital with minor injuries.

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Mayber there’s hope for DCFS. Getting rid of Arthur Bishop was the first good move this state did in ages. Lawmakers say DCFS faces ‘horrendous’ challenges Illinois lawmakers cite ‘horrendous’ challenges ahead for state’s child welfare agency. That’s because the heads of the agency are corrupt and incompetent. Contact us, we’ll tell you who. Two [...]

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The once dignified city of Chicago has surrendered that it can do little to stop its violence-wracked streets except post yellow “safe passage signs” and civilian sentinels along student walk to school routes. Starting with the school year, 600 unarmed civilian sentinels will be posted along what the police have determined to be the most [...]

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The community at Roberto Clemente High School is mourning the death of a third shooting victim in three months. 18-year-old Frances Colon, an the honor student, was shot in the back and killed, Friday evening. The shooting happened in the 1100 block of North Pulaski. She was not the intended target. The killer was shooting [...]

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An Oct. 23 hearing was scheduled Tuesday for a 16-year-old boy Peoria County prosecutors want to try as an adult for allegedly threatening a witness with a gun. The stakes are high as a move to adult court could mean a possible prison sentence of up to seven years. Staying in the juvenile system means [...]

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TTAPR on October 23rd, 2012

Three Stagg High School students face charges after participating in two different fights on Oct. 9, police said. Two girls were charged with disorderly conduct after fighting in the school lunch room around 11 a.m., police said. School employees told police the two students started throwing punches after some name-calling took place. Keep up on [...]

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A South Side Chicago grandmother learned one of her grandsons was shot to death. Florine Monroe said she received the call Saturday that her 17-year-old grandson, Richard Modell, was killed. The news came six months after Monroe buried another grandchild, who also was killed by gunfire. Police said Modell and his 18-year-old friend were on [...]

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