Or as we call it, " the 9-year-old, targeted and executed in a gang war: " Cook County prosecutors on Friday gave a chilling account of the final hours of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee’s short life, outlining their case against a man they say...Show More Summary
In what must have been one of the more humiliating appearances of his career : And even earlier Friday, not long after the start of the protests, the Rev. Jesse Jackson had been cut off as he spoke about the McDonald shooting. Jackson’s Rainbow PUSH Coalition had organized the march, which brought together a variety of groups and community leaders. Show More Summary
This guy gets around: And he seems to be suffering from that horrible arthritic condition that has crippled so many of our fine upstanding youth of today. We heard Anita released him from custody because he's THISCLOSE to finding a cure.
The battery offender who slugged an Officer on tape: Gee, with the leftist head of the teachers union.....and with the ex-governor. Plus he has an aldercreature in his pocket and is romantically linked to said aldercreature's daughter. Plus he writes policy for the same aldercreature. Ah the connections one finds in Chicago.
We've gently suggested before that maybe Officers would be better off not advertising the fact that they're the police on their personal vehicles. Now we're telling you, it's a good idea to lose the FOP stuff: SCC,A lot of cars vandalized in MG overnight, all with FOP medallions or window stickers. Show More Summary
This is going on: At 3:32 p.m., a 23-year-old man was shot on the 4900 block of West Erie Street in the Austin neighborhood, police said. The man was shot in the right leg and got himself to West Suburban Hospital, where his condition had stabilized, Trainor said. Show More Summary
Minutes after the State dropped charges against a "poet" whose only talent appears to be staring at people from a distance of three inches, this happened : The Auburn Gresham man who shot an 11-year-old girl in August was aiming forShow More Summary
You know, if Pfather Pfleger is going to interject himself in the political arena, it's time the Church started paying taxes: Protesters threatened to disrupt Black Friday shopping along the Midwest’s most luxurious stretch of retail...Show More Summary
An interesting point brought to our attention by a reader. This story appeared in the Tribune on 24 November : A man Chicago police detectives consider to be a person of interest in the slaying of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee is free on $1...Show More Summary
As stated here and elsewhere, Chicago has way too many aldercreatures in relation to its population. This fractionalizes any sort of opposition to the mayor, costs taxpayers millions in corruption and tens of millions in taxes, fees, fines, overhead, etc....not to mention the cost of jailing a few every couple of years. Show More Summary
Going to be a lot of people missing family dinners this holiday. Stay safe boys and girls and remember the small things.Open post - keep it civil.
Minimal coverage of this crap tonight:. Yes, that's protesters pulling down the lights on the Daley Plaza Christmas tree. Because nothing says "Justice" like destroying property and abusing people (and coppers) who had nothing to do with the shooting.
[SCC asked us to step in tonight...enjoy] Congratulations. The situation has just hit rock bottom: Saying it was in the “best interest” of the city, the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office dropped charges Wednesday against a poet and community activist who was arrested during a protest on Tuesday. Show More Summary
Fresh from the comment section: OT-Congratulations [MH], wife of retired 1st Deputy Al. #1 score on the most obviously compromised lieutenant's exam in modern history. We all hope you and all your friends enjoy your stolen promotions! Wow. Show More Summary
At Green Bay, underdogs by 8.5, over/under set at 45, and Da Coach took off his sweater a few weeks too early. We're thinking Green Bay covers this easily, but we won't be watching.
Evidently, the shit isn't hitting the fan hard enough, so certain media outlets have started to.....get this.....lie to advance their agenda. Here's CNN : Yes, that was CNN saying that Chicago Police shot this guy for "jaywalking." No mention of the burglary to auto calls, nothing about the PCP influenced behavior, not even a mention of the knife. Show More Summary
Just keep on fudging those statistics - Crime is down! The city has agreed to pay a $150,000 settlement to a former NYPD sergeant who sued his superiors for retaliating against him after he reported that crime stats were being fudged,...Show More Summary
Anyone want to guess the number of applicants they've gotten that would require them to extend the deadline an extra 30 days? The Chicago Police Department is extending the time period within which potential applicants may apply to join the police department. Show More Summary
Hillary is getting pretty adept at shooting herself in the foot: Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton said Monday that blocking Syrian refugees from entering the United States would impair the ability of police officers...Show More Summary
As you might imagine.We'll post when we can.Be sure to check out the shrieking from the media.Stay fetal.