The acting administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration said the police may be "reluctant to engage" for fear "rightly, or wrongly, that you become the next viral video," adding a new voice to the debate over public scrutiny of law enforcement.Chuck Rosenberg told reporte
A northern Illinois police officer whose fatal shooting triggered a large manhunt carefully staged his death to make it look like he was killed in the line of duty and had been stealing for years from a youth program he oversaw, authorities said Wednesday.Lake County Major Crimes Task Force Commande
We talk about cops in schools — the role that they play, the limits they should have and whether it’s a good idea to have them there in the first place. Plus, a soul food tour of the south...with a few stops up north. And we hear the details of the budget passed by Chicago's city council Wednesday. And a conversation with Ira Glass about the evolution of This American Life.
President Barack Obama was in Chicago to address the annual conference for the International Association of Chiefs of Police, where he started by praising the work of officers around the country — but he also acknowledged the strained relationship between minority communities and the police.
President Obama will continue to focus on criminal justice reforms when he travels to Chicago this week to address the International Association of Chiefs of Police. Activists in Chicago are already holding a counter-conference.