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Chicago Police Partners with communities to reduce crime in the city.

CPD partners with neighborhood residents to develop district-specific public safety plans; April crime reduction efforts build on near 20-year lows in robberies, burglaries, and motor vehicle thefts. The Chicago Police Department’s efforts to reduce violence continued in April, with violent crime down nearly 10 percent, according to year-to-date figures. The […]

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Mayor Lightfoot Announces Summer Events Across the City — The Next Phase of the Mayor’s “Open Chicago” Initiative

“Open Culture” signals the reopening of Chicago’s diverse and legendary cultural scene with music, dance, public art, markets, and more at Millennium Park and venues citywide CHICAGO – Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE), Choose Chicago, and Chicago’s cultural community today announced “Open Culture” […]