Investigation Finds High Rate Of Evictions In South Shore

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A Cook County sheriff's deputy strolls outside a south-side building with a battering ram, which deputies use to enter units if tenants being evicted aren't home and the landlord doesn't have a key. Courtesy of Maya Dukmasova for the Chicago Reader
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A Cook County sheriff's deputy strolls outside a south-side building with a battering ram, which deputies use to enter units if tenants being evicted aren't home and the landlord doesn't have a key. Courtesy of Maya Dukmasova for the Chicago Reader

Investigation Finds High Rate Of Evictions In South Shore

A recent investigation found the eviction rate in Chicago is higher in some places than others. In fact, one Chicago neighborhood is being called “the eviction capital of Chicago.” Morning Shift talks to Maya Dukmasova, a reporter with the Chicago Reader, about her findings while studying eviction cases throughout Chicago.