Candidates aim to replace Dorothy Brown as head of $100-million-per-year office that is largely ignored by voters.
Chicago is closer to choosing its next top cop. Reset checks in with WBEZ’s criminal justice desk for the latest on the search.
New police academy graduates are now assigned a field training officer to help translate the lessons learned in the classroom.
Experts, including one hired by the officer, agree the physical evidence shows gun was in Raye’s pocket, not in his hand as officer claimed.
Illinois appellate panel shows sympathy for Chicago attorneys trying to slash $2.8 million awarded to misconduct investigator fired in 2015.
New report shows COPA recommended a 90-day suspension for Officer Joseph Treacy. The Police Department tried to get it down to three days.
The sentencing of Jason Van Dyke in the Laquan McDonald murder trial kicked off 2019.
A new report from an independent prison watchdog finds serious problems with staffing, safety and deteriorating physical conditions.
Illinois prisoners have had to pay a $5 copay, but that’ll change in 2020.
Police say the shooting came after a dispute at the memorial party.