You want to read something interesting? It's about ten years old, but it's actually kind of timely. We are tentatively planning a series of articles, written by us and our vast staff, outlining what we see as systemic problems throughout the Department.These problems are not small ones. Show More Summary
May have saved the life of that 10-year-old: The end of a busy shift approached.Three people had been killed in two hours in the Harrison District on the West Side on Monday night. Sgt. Bryan Topczewski left the scene of the second homicide and was headed back to the station, an easy ride down Jackson Boulevard east toward Kedzie Avenue.[...]Show More Summary
Baltimore consent decree: The Justice Department and Baltimore police agreed to negotiate court-enforceable reforms after a scathing federal report released Wednesday criticized officers for using excessive force and routinely discriminating...Show More Summary
Taking it out of the hands of a senile judge long past his expiration date : A Chicago activist arrested last month during downtown protests of fatal shootings by police has been indicted on charges that he physically assaulted officers.Ja'Mal...Show More Summary
This is going to go down as a hell of a bad week : At least 16 people were shot, three of them fatally, in shootings across Chicago over 12 hours Tuesday afternoon and evening, according to police. Why won't somebody DOOOOOOO something?????Oh wait, sorry, forgot, police bad, criminals wonderful, fetal, #bl(don't)m, etc.
Is anyone even listening out there? A 72-year-old woman and a 51-year-old man were struck by a car fleeing police in the Fifth City neighborhood on the West Side Tuesday evening, authorities said.The car struck the two pedestrians in the 3400 block of West Fifth Avenue at 6:45 p.m., according to [...]Show More Summary
If you've been reading the past few days, you have seen the State Law and Department Policy addressed in what we think is a straightforward and direct manner. You may have been enlightened, bored, noncommittal, thankful. We're glad to...Show More Summary
This should have a very direct and visible impact on the left: During the Democrat’s national convention, it took until the third day before anyone got around to mentioning support for law enforcement. Police officials sharply criticized...Show More Summary
So ten dead and forty-two wounded over the weekend. Monday, Chicago racked up nine dead in a single 24-hour period : A 10-year-old boy was critically hurt after being shot and at least 16 others were wounded, seven of them fatally, in...Show More Summary
Andy Shaw's group is good for one thing - minutiae : The number of people making $100,000 or more from the city of Chicago almost doubled since 2013 with 4,813 employees collecting six-figure paychecks as of last March, a review of payroll...Show More Summary
Yesterday, we covered State Law. You may or may not agree, but we think we laid out a very good case that no sustainable criminal charges would be filed against the involved officers. That isn't to say some political attempt might be made by an incompetent ambitious prosecutor, such as in Baltimore. Show More Summary
011 and 015: Leaders from three West Side gang factions allegedly met last week to discuss plans to shoot members of the Chicago Police Department in response to the fatal police shooting of Paul O’Neal.The meeting took place Thursday...Show More Summary
Anyone know if the District Court Advocacy people are attending this? Ja'Mal D Green court date has been change to this coming Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. at Belmont and Western. Please Share thanks for your support! Remember, multiple felonies, most on video.
This guy thinks so, and he makes a good argument to support his contention: In picking which [deception] to write about in the City of Chicago’s PR offensive last week about the its finances, I’m suffering from the “paradox of choice.”...Show More Summary
Ten dead and forty-two maimed, per HeyJackass.com this weekend.Just thought everyone would like to know what doesn't matter....unless someone thinks there's some money to be made.By the way, Chicago blew past 2,500 shot for the year like it was going out of style this weekend. 3,500 is easily within reach.
Lots of ignorant comments going on. The family and their "spokes-asshole" who is facing numerous felony counts himself, along with their bottom-feeding lawyer, who is looking to pollute a potential jury pool and provoke some sort ofShow More Summary
Four dead, seventeen wounded Friday into Saturday. Two dead, twenty-four wounded Saturday into Sunday - including a couple in 012: Bystanders at the birthday party saw the panic before they heard the gunshots.“I saw running, screaming,...Show More Summary
The Sun Times "watchdogs" had this article up : Among the Sun-Times’ findings, based on a review of police and Cook County medical examiner’s reports, court files and interviews:• The vast majority of those killed in Chicago in the first...Show More Summary
The "other" stuff keeps piling up numbers : Four people were killed, including a 16-year-old boy, and at least 17 other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday morning, police said.A 6-year-old boy was playing with...Show More Summary
We've been seeing a bit of criticism in the comment sections, ripping coppers for "Monday morning quarterbacking" and "you weren't there..." and everything in between. This isn't 1970 any more. This isn't the 80's or the 90's. This isn't even the 00's when personal cell phone cameras were just coming into widespread usage. Show More Summary