Rock Island County Asks People To Stay Home
On June 1st a county wide law enforcement request was sent out. This requested was a precautionary temporary stay at home order. It stated,
As Rock Island County begins to encounter multiple reports of civil unrest in our immediate area, law enforcement officials from police agencies county wide, and city administrators are requesting area residents to temporarily stay-at-home while police deal with the incidents-at-hand.
Rock Island County Sheriff's Office also went on to post;
County Administrator Jim Snider said the decision comes after a night of rolling riots in Davenport in which two people were killed and two people were injured, including a police officer. With all the chaos, law enforcement agencies from Illinois assisted Davenport Police and Scott County Sheriff's deputies amid the outbreak of violence in that city.