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Chicago Lost More Millionaires In 2015 Than Any Other U.S. City

By Kirsten Onsgard, chicagoist.com It’s not just average Joes leaving Chicago in droves: Millionaires are moving away from Chicago at the highest rate of any...

Hairston seeks to abolish police review panel

South Side Alderman Leslie Hairston (5th Ward) is introducing an ordinance that calls for the replacement of the Independent Police Review Authority by a...

Family Of Phillip Coleman Settles For $4.9M

By Desire Thompson, newsone.com The family of Philip Coleman, the man who died after being violently dragged from his cell by Chicago police in December...

Emanuel Rejects 3 Top Cop Finalists, Chooses CPD’s Chief of Patrol:...

In a surprise move, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has rejected the three chosen finalists for Chicago's next police superintendent, the mayor's office confirmed Sunday. "While each...

Who will handle the Laquan McDonald case?

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Citing recent criminal trials against Chicago police officers and a general mistrust of Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez,...

Police chief pick clouded by race and politics

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader John Escalante didn’t have a chance. Though a finalist, Anne Kirkpatrick was still viewed as a long shot. In the end,...

Chicago Police Transmission Called Blacks ‘F**king N**gers’

By Justin Glawe, The Daily Beast An unidentified man referred to a Chicago police dispatcher and another officer as “typical f**king n**gers” over a public...

Chicago Police Board Approves 3 Finalists for Superintendent

By Paris Schutz, Chicago Tonight After an exhaustive nationwide search that lasted nearly four months, the Chicago Police Board approved three finalists for police superintendent. It's...

Alvarez’s defeat alone is reason to celebrate

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader The cocktails were flowing inside the West Point Ballroom at the Holiday Inn Chicago River North Hotel. It was Cook...

Voters Send Loud Message as Alvarez Trounced by Foxx

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader The anger resonated from the South Side to the northern suburbs Tuesday night as voters sent Cook County State’s...