Illinois House Republicans warned Wednesday that the SAFE-T Act could lead to property tax hikes. Yet, supporters of the law say communities won't have to raise anyone's taxes to implement changes to the justice system.
If you have a college student, you are probably preparing for the FAFSA application process to open on Oct. 1. Filing the important documents online can be a great learning experience for young people heading off to college.
The SAFE-T Act and Pretrial Fairness Act have been a hot topic for several weeks after a meme went viral sharing misinformation about the end of cash bail on January 1. While many have heard from lawmakers debating the changes to the bail system, you likely haven’t heard from survivors of violence.
The Moline Police Department is one of 32 Illinois law enforcement agencies awarded grants from the Illinois State Police to help keep firearms out of the hand of individuals who pose a significant threat to themselves or others.
Two months have passed since seven people were killed and dozens more were injured during a shooting at a Highland Park parade, and it seems less likely that Illinois lawmakers will hold a special session this fall to address assault weapons.