Questions from activists dominated Tuesday's meet-and-greet session for the two finalists for Bloomington police chief—one from within the police ranks and the other currently serving as chief at Parkland Community College.
A 74-year-old man from Normal whose hallucinations police feared put the public at risk will return to court next month in hopes of getting his guns back—McLean County’s first use of the state's new “red flag” law.
Less than 48 hours after the latest fatal shooting in Bloomington, leaders of the county’s Criminal Justice Coordinating Council signaled Thursday that reducing gun violence will become one of their priorities.
In this extended interview, GLT's Ryan Denham and The Pantagraph's Edith Brady-Lunny speak with Dameca Kirkwood about the death of her son, Trevonte Kirkwood. The 27-year-old was one of nine people shot and killed in Bloomington-Normal in 2018.