Ella French’s brother and Chicago Police Supt. David Brown have both said claims circulating online that French had a child and recently returned from maternity leave are inaccurate.
Fact-Check: No, Chicago Police Department Didn’t Tweet Derek Chauvin Support
The department says it didn’t tweet in support of Chauvin and PolitiFact found no evidence that the viral image is authentic.
Fact-Check: No, Illinois Isn’t Banning Alcohol Sales As Part of Coronavirus Response
False claims that Gov. J.B. Pritzker is halting alcohol sales in Illinois originated on a prank page that is being shared on social media.