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Apall hung over the city like a dark cloud. Police scoured the streets in search of an 11-year-old murder suspect on the lam. His name […]
There’s nothing like a brutal murder in a quiet neighborhood in a small town to get people all riled up. A murder of any kind […]
Calling his conduct “reprehensible,” the Chicago Police Board fired Sgt. Steven Lesner because his failure to secure his gun “led directly” to the death of […]
A Chicago police sergeant fired this month over the 2009 death of a woman he says shot herself with his gun while the two drank […]
In one of his last acts before retiring from the Chicago Police Department, Supt. Phil Cline refused to discipline a detective who had submitted fraudulent […]
When I attended Chicago State University on the South Side in the late 1960s, I opted to take my daily lunch break off campus. There […]
Wednesday, July 16, brought the City of Elgin more excitement than residents have seen in a long time. While Jesse Ortiz/Vega was being transported from […]