The DePaulia

Private security guards hired to patrol State Street

The guards were hired to curb shoplifting, panhandling and hasten response times.  (Photo courtesy of Chicago Loop Alliance)

Timothy Duke, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

In response to panhandling, graffiti and shoplifting in the Loop, the Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) has hired two private armed security guards to assist in the prevention and catching of such crimes and their perpetrators. Retail workers along State Street are glad to have additional assistance in dea...

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