The program in the Englewood neighborhood is part of an effort to improve relationships between cops and kids.
A new report commissioned by the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice concludes that youth prisons need better staffing and oversight to prevent sexual misconduct.
A charter high school that would be paid for with a $20 million private donation got a green light from the Chicago Plan Commission.
State child welfare officials say one in five Illinois kids is abused, but adults aren’t doing enough to help.
A new report says mental health treatment for juvenilles is inadequate and blames poor leadership of youth prisons.
About 400 people filled the sidewalk in front of the Chicago Public Schools central office downtown Wednesday morning, demanding that current school board members be fired and replaced by an elected school board.
Discovery of 200 uninvestigated rape kits in a Chicago suburb leaves the Cook County Sheriff asking for help from victims.
The attorney for an alleged victim of Chicago police torture says her client is a “broken man” after the judge in his case recused herself last week.
Police say people ‘absolutely’ saw who killed Chicagoan Steven Cannon, but that witnesses refuse to come forward. His mother is frustrated and searching for answers.
Northwest suburb gets $400,000 to expand parolee database.