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The former Atlanta police officer charged with murder in the shooting erasure Brooks has been moved from a jail over security concerns that move came hours before Garrett Ralph was set to appear in court today Ralph waived his right to first appearance and had his attorneys go before the judge instead along with the murder charge he faces ten other charges and Brooks death Ralph turned himself in yesterday and is being held without bond officer Devon Brosnan who was charged with aggravated assault and other lesser counts was also booked yesterday but bonded out Lana police officers are now calling out sick to protest the murder charges against Rolf Rascher Brooks will be laid to rest in Atlanta on Tuesday with the viewing on Monday afternoon at Ebenezer Baptist church everyone is welcome to the visitation but must follow social distancing guideline guidelines and wear a mask Tuesday's funeral will be by invitation only but will be streamed live earlier this week actor Tyler Perry announced he would cover Brooks's funeral cost Gary Indiana police chief Richard Leon is out he resigned today just six months after signing on as the city's chief he was tapped by Gary mayor Jerome prince llegan was the city's eleventh police chief in the last fourteen years he inherited apartment that struggled with understaffed the trolls outdated equipment and and over work force deputy chief Ryan Evans will fill in while the city looks for a new chief a teacher at palatine high school whose controversial Facebook post about black lives matter protests sparked a district investigation has rescinded her letter of retirement the daily Herald report she did hours before the board of education was expected to act earlier the board received emails for the teacher to be fired rather than quietly retire but other emails supported her care for students in our character although not the words on a post for now though she is still employed nursing homes in Illinois will soon allow visit the visits will only be allowed outdoors and there will be strict cleaning guidelines in place guess cannot get within six feet at the residence each individual nursing home will determine how many visitors can come at a time the visitors will also be screened over the phone for any of the nineteen symptoms more than half of all the coronavirus deaths in Illinois have been residents in nursing homes they.

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