A Hartford police officer under investigation for the beating of a suspect took his first steps toward retiring.
Chicago authorities arrested an election judge Tuesday evening for allegedly repeatedly denying provisional ballots from voters.
The allegedly belligerent judge wasn't alone.
He joins a judge dismissed for showing up drunk to the polling place, and another judge dismissed for being disruptive in the polling place. The Chicago Board of Elections employs 15,000 judges on election day.
In suburban Cook County another judge was arrested after she showed up unassigned and refused to leave.