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Task force to crack down on organized retail thefts amid string of crimes along Chicago’s Mag Mile

By¬†Diane Pathieu¬†and¬†Michelle Gallardo CHICAGO (WLS) — Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul is cracking down on retail thefts in Chicago and the suburbs by creating a new task force to target organized hits on retail stores. Retail theft is often thought of as something that is committed by a couple of people breaking into a store […]

Illinois attorney general unveils plans to address organized retail crimes

By¬†Sally Schulze |Published¬†September 13, 2021 |¬†Updated¬†1:12PM |¬†Crime and Public Safety |FOX 32 Chicago New plan in Illinois to cut down on retail crime Illinois’ attorney general unveiled a new plan on Monday to fight the increase in organized retail crime. CHICAGO¬†–¬†Illinois‘ attorney general unveiled a new plan on Monday to fight the increase in organized¬†retail […]

Staffing agency, 3 companies settle sex discrimination claims

The Illinois Attorney General‚Äôs Office alleged workers were systematically excluded from being considered for certain positions on the basis of their sex. By¬†Zinya Salfiti¬†on¬†April 1, 2021 5:15 pm A temporary staffing agency and three companies have agreed to pay $280,000 in civil penalties to resolve allegations of workplace segregation and sex discrimination when hiring. Illinois […]

Raoul blasts prevailing anti-worker agenda in Springfield

Raoul blasts prevailing anti-worker agenda in Springfield Posted by¬†Clare Howard¬†on¬†17 February 2018, 1:19 pm State Sen. Kwame Raoul, D-Chicago, speaking at the Peoria Labor Temple on a recent campaign stop during his race for Illinois attorney general. BY CLARE HOWARD On a recent campaign stop at the Peoria Labor Temple, Illinois Sen. Kwame Raoul, a […]

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