Sneed is told former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger is planning to run for commissioner of the Water Reclamation District.
A half dozen members of the Black Souls street gang head to trial Monday in a sprawling racketeering case that began seven years ago.
“If they don’t want to do something, either step back for a special prosecutor, or indict,” Emmett Farmer said.
Former CPD Officer Gildardo Sierra shot and killed Flint Farmer in the back as the unarmed man fled from Sierra and his partner in June 2011.
Special prosecutor Patricia Brown Holmes on Tuesday said “several individuals names” came up as the grand jury continues its investigation.
A Cook County judge on Thursday refused to throw out murder charges against Chicago Police officer Jason Van Dyke.
Adam Gray said he wants to reconnect with loved ones and play his old Nintendo after he was freed from prison for an arson he said he didn’t do.
‘It’s a human endeavor; we are susceptible to making mistakes. Not every mistake is a nefarious mistake to do injustice,’ Foxx says.
The new draft backs off a suggestion in October that officers not use force unless ‘all other reasonable alternatives have been exhausted.’
There also was plenty of unrest around the world. But not everything can make a Top 10 list, of course, and ours has a local focus.
The Independent Police Review Authority concluded that a Chicago Police officer acted within policy when he shot and killed Ronald Johnson in 2014.
With due respect to the grand jury, Rhonda Crawford doesn’t belong in jail — or in a criminal courtroom — any more than she belongs on the bench.
With just seven weeks until the election, the two candidates for Cook County State’s Attorney met before the Chicago Sun-Times Editorial Board.