Chairman of the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police, Dean Angelo called the report "totally biased" and "utterly ridiculous".

", CHICAGO PASTOR REACTS TO WEEKEND VIOLENCE, DEATH OF 7-YEAR-OLD: 'WE HAVE TO TAKE BACK OUR CITIES', Sincere Gaston was tragically killed by gunfire in Chicago last week. As the show progresses, we see the challenges that El Paso Detective Sonya Cross (Diane Kruger) and Juárez Detective Marco Ruiz (Demian Bichir) face in working together across cultural divides as well as in an environment of extensive police and government corruption. Despite these failures, the decline in homicides suggests that the city and the department are doing something right.


"The root causes of gangs globally are grounded in the same concepts — fractured society, disenfranchisement with all of societies resources and infrastructures, such as education, jobs, family structure, single-parent homes, cyclical crime, and crime influences, poor housing and health care, poor education and education preparation," Robert Clark, a former FBI agent assigned to Chicago gangs, now working as a Senior Superintendent for the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service, told Fox News.

A court granted the ACLU of Illinois and Black Lives Matter Chicago permission to intervene in the consent decree negotiations. One problem in Chicago is the dismally low number of homicides that police are able to solve — about 1 in 6. [30] Non-fatal gunshot victims in Chicago had an overall rate of occurrence of 46.5 per 100,000 from 2006–2012, with a demographic breakdown of 1.62 per 100,000 for whites; 28.72 for Hispanics, and 112.83 for blacks. I remember working an off-duty security job in the mid-1970s for a sorority party on 79th and Halsted and some Disciples wanted to come inside. We’ve now got a leader in Washington who’s willing to work with Chicago to fully fund programs aimed at positive alternatives for at-risk individuals, using interventions shown to have long-term impacts on violent behavior. • Mexican Drug Trafficking Organizations and Los Angeles-based gangs have set up inside Chicago and in the suburbs. "Snitching" is a potential death sentence and many victims have preexisting records of their own. My badge, ID, and money were still intact. ': Maskless woman booted from plane coughs on passengers, Neil deGrasse Tyson warns asteroid could hit Earth day before election.

Reports indicate that the victims were of various ages and occupations, but mostly black.

[99] In addition to the Bennett conviction, a joint investigative report issued by the Office of the Inspector General and federal authorities documented widespread corruption within Chicago Public Schools in 2015.

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», Editorial: Why is there so much shooting and killing in Chicago?

Every time law enforcement thought that they had knocked out or retired the Eme organization, they found that the Eme came back again.

Citywide, the number of people who have been shot — killed or wounded — has risen by 36 percent, according to the police department.