Joliet

Joliet police release videos of man in custody after drug arrest hours before his death

23 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Joliet police officials this week released about three hours of video in connection with the drug arrest in January of a Joliet man who died after he was in police custody.
Read more ...

Lack of audio questioned in newly released Joliet police videos of Eric Lurry's death

24 days ago   |   ABC

The family of a Joliet man who died in custody says police still aren't telling the entire story despite newly released dashcam videos.
Read more ...

Joliet police release new video showing Eric Lurry's arrest, who died in custody

24 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

More of the previously-seen dash-cam was released Tuesday along with two other videos.
Read more ...

Police release longer, edited video of events leading up to Eric Lurry's death

Police release longer, edited video of events leading up to Eric Lurry's death

24 days ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

JOLIET - Joliet police released their version of surveillance video documenting the events leading up to the overdose death of Eric Lurry while in police custody Tuesday. A...
Read more ...

Rally demands justice for Eric Lurry, man who died in Joliet police custody

30 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

There is outrage in Will County after a man arrested during a drug investigation died in police custody, and video of that arrest was leaked out by a Joliet police sergeant.
Read more ...

Wife of man who died in Joliet police custody demanding justice

Wife of man who died in Joliet police custody demanding justice

30 days ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

JOLIET, Ill. - The wife of a man who died in police custody is demanding justice from the Joliet Police Department, the same week the police sergeant who leaked video of the...
Read more ...

First round of Illinois Business Interruption Grants program deadline Tuesday

1 month ago   |   ABC

"Working with the South Shore Chamber, I was able to receive expertise and a helping hand during a difficult time, and that's what an Illinois SBDC can do for any business...
Read more ...

1-year-old girl dies after being attacked by pit bull at July 4th party in Joliet

1 month ago   |   ABC

According to police, the girl's parents were visiting a friend's 4th of July party in the 1800 block of Cumberland Drive where two pit bulls were locked in the basement.
Read more ...

New Small Business Development Centers open in Chicago, Elgin, Joliet

1 month ago   |   ABC

"Working with the South Shore Chamber, I was able to receive expertise and a helping hand during a difficult time, and that's what an Illinois SBDC can do for any business...
Read more ...

AMITA Health St. Joseph nurses walk off job in first strike since 1993

1 month ago   |   ABC

Nurses at AMITA Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet walked off the job Saturday morning in the hospital's first nurses strike since 1993.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened in 43 states

"If you don't know where your onions are from, don't eat, serve, or sell them or any food prepared with them," the CDC said Friday. Read more ...

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

The Mid-American Conference on Saturday became the first league competing at college football's highest level to postpone its fall season because of COVID-19 concerns. Read more ...

National Parks Service has some suggestions if you're attacked by a bear...

National Parks Service has some suggestions if you're attacked by a bear: 'Don't push your slower friends down'

"Do not climb a tree. Both grizzlies and black bears can climb trees.⁣⁣ Do not push down a slower friend (even if you think the friendship has run its course)," the NPS added. Read more ...

Ben Simmons needs surgery in devastating 76ers blow

Ben Simmons needs surgery in devastating 76ers blow

Ben Simmons is headed back to the operating room. The 76ers star will undergo surgery to remove a loose body from his left knee, according to multiple reports Saturday. He will... Read more ...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of marijuana will be freed

He's already served nine years in prison. Read more ...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found wandering alone in Florida

The FBI is now involved in the case of a missing Georgia woman whose toddler was found barefoot, wandering alone in a Florida city two weeks ago. Read more ...

In Executive Actions, Trump Extends Unemployment Benefits

In Executive Actions, Trump Extends Unemployment Benefits

President Trump signed four executive actions to provide economic relief amid the coronavirus pandemic. They amount to a stopgap measure, after not reaching a deal with... Read more ...

TikTok is reportedly planning to sue the Trump administration over its ban...

TikTok is reportedly planning to sue the Trump administration over its ban as early as Tuesday

TikTok plans to sue the Trump administration over its recent executive order as early as Tuesday, NPR reported Saturday, citing a source directly involved in the... Read more ...

Tuch scores in OT, Knights beat Avs 4-3 for top seed

Tuch scores in OT, Knights beat Avs 4-3 for top seed

EDMONTON, Alberta - Alex Tuch scored 4:44 into overtime, Jonathan Marchessault had two goals and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Saturday to earn... Read more ...

Bayern cruises past Chelsea into Champions League quarters

Bayern cruises past Chelsea into Champions League quarters

MUNICH - Robert Lewandowski scored two goals and assisted two more as Bayern Munich cruised into the Champions League quarterfinals with a 4-1 win over Chelsea on Saturday... Read more ...