Criminal justice

Gun violence has been down for twelve straight months in Chicago Rare Chicago Gun violence has been down for twelve straight months in Chicago , Rare Contributor 2:34pm, March 5
Brooklyn woman accused of poisoning her lookalike with cheesecake to steal her identity Crime and punishment Brooklyn woman accused of poisoning her lookalike with cheesecake to steal her identity , Rare Intern 12:16pm, March 1
Man arrested and charged for attacking pregnant CTA conductor on Red Line Rare Chicago Man arrested and charged for attacking pregnant CTA conductor on Red Line , Rare Contributor 11:05am, February 27
2-year-old found dead and nearly decapitated, and police have a man in custody Rare Chicago 2-year-old found dead and nearly decapitated, and police have a man in custody , Rare Contributor 10:56am, February 22
A recent FBI report released the most violent cities across the US with surprising results Rare Chicago A recent FBI report released the most violent cities across the US with surprising results , Rare Contributor 10:16am, February 22
Logan Square man held without bail for throwing snowball through window of a judge’s home Rare Chicago Logan Square man held without bail for throwing snowball through window of a judge’s home , Rare Contributor 10:16am, February 22
Multiple robberies reported on the Red and Blue Lines in the Loop over the past few weeks Rare Chicago Multiple robberies reported on the Red and Blue Lines in the Loop over the past few weeks , Rare Contributor 8:00am, February 20
Watch: Reported cop killer is cheered by inmates walking through prison Rare Chicago Watch: Reported cop killer is cheered by inmates walking through prison , Rare Intern 11:55am, February 16
TV show “Chicago P.D.” was filming right outside the Thompson Center a day after officer was shot and killed Rare Chicago TV show “Chicago P.D.” was filming right outside the Thompson Center a day after officer was shot and killed , Rare Contributor 10:14am, February 16
Suspect charged with fatally shooting police officer was wearing body armor at the time, a felony in Illinois Rare Chicago Suspect charged with fatally shooting police officer was wearing body armor at the time, a felony in Illinois , Rare Contributor 10:14am, February 16
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upholds ruling finding Harris County misdemeanor bail practices unconstitutional Rare Houston Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upholds ruling finding Harris County misdemeanor bail practices unconstitutional , Rare Contributor 10:10am, February 16
Teen stabbed and left for dead uses her last breath to lead police to her suspected killers Crime and punishment Teen stabbed and left for dead uses her last breath to lead police to her suspected killers , Rare Intern 3:04pm, February 15
Residents, advocates, council members debate alternative homes for parolees at Houston public safety meeting Rare Houston Residents, advocates, council members debate alternative homes for parolees at Houston public safety meeting , Rare Contributor 10:01am, February 15
Chicago police commander was shot and killed at the Thompson Center in the Loop Rare Chicago Chicago police commander was shot and killed at the Thompson Center in the Loop , Rare Contributor 10:58am, February 14
Driver shot while trying to deliver pizza early Tuesday morning Rare Chicago Driver shot while trying to deliver pizza early Tuesday morning , Rare Contributor 9:38am, February 14
He’ll only get 27 years for raping and impregnating 14-year-old twins and their 12-year-old sister Crime and punishment He’ll only get 27 years for raping and impregnating 14-year-old twins and their 12-year-old sister , Rare Intern 9:46am, February 13
On-duty Chicago officer accused of sexually assaulting a suspect in police custody Rare Chicago On-duty Chicago officer accused of sexually assaulting a suspect in police custody , Rare Contributor 10:22am, February 8
Police release photo of two suspects who attacked a man in a wheelchair at a Blue Line stop last month Rare Chicago Police release photo of two suspects who attacked a man in a wheelchair at a Blue Line stop last month , Rare Contributor 10:11am, February 7