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Brown Farmer Media Group to support CPD recruitment efforts

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson and Human Resources Commissioner Soo Choi announced the selection of Brown Farmer Media Group, Inc. to...

What Trump’s win means for Chicago and Baltimore’s cops

By Maurice Chammah, themarshallproject.org One of the Obama administration’s most aggressive civil rights tactics — the investigation and forced reform of local police departments —...

Chicago to add almost 1,000 police to beleaguered force

By Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN Reinforcements are coming to a violent Chicago. As a major part of a plan to combat crime -- including the city's...

Laquan McDonald case shaping up

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader His last minutes on earth ended with 16 gunshots on a busy Chicago street. While Laquan McDonald lay buried in...

Shootings shake Chicago to its core

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Chicago police has shot another teenager, while gangs are allegedly planning to retaliate for his death. Murders are out of...

Officer’s body camera turned off in deadly shooting of Paul O’Neal,...

By Tyler Young, blavity.com Hundreds of peaceful protesters took to the streets over the weekend demanding police transparency in the officer-involved shooting death of a...

Wait continues in Laquan McDonald case

Chicago Crusader staff report Patience is wearing thin among activists waiting to find out about the special prosecutor who will handle the Laquan McDonald case. Chief...

Chicago police try to predict who may shoot or be shot

By Monica Davey, nytimes.com In this city’s urgent push to rein in gun and gang violence, the Police Department is keeping a list. Derived from...

Lawsuit: Woman Assaulted, Dragged by Chicago Cops

By ebony.com Two Chicago police officers are accused of assaulting a reverend during a road rage incident. In 2013, Rev. Catherine Brown says she was driving home...

A new report finds Chicago cops have no regard for the...

By Zayda Rivera, bet.com Historically the Chicago police force, the third largest in the country, has alienated Blacks and Hispanics for decades through excessive force...