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Southside November 2, 2018
Lee Harris spent years in prison without hope, until an unlikely friendship led to a years-long crusade to prove his innocence.
Southside October 30, 2018
Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge and his crew tortured false confessions out of hundreds of black men. Decades later, the survivors fought for reparations.
Commentary October 28, 2018
Can the conviction of Chicago cop Jason Van Dyke finally force policing into the 21st century?
Series August 28, 2018
A collection of stories about criminal justice in Chicago
News November 9, 2016
The president-elect may soon upend an Obama-era police reform tactic.
News September 29, 2016
A new docu-series, ‘America Divided,’ explores inequality, issue by issue.
News September 20, 2016
In Chicago and elsewhere, rookies are cannon fodder while vets police the safer neighborhoods.
News July 25, 2016
A lot of those guns come from neighboring Indiana, the state his running mate leads.
News March 16, 2016
After voters oust two prosecutors for failing to hold police accountable, maybe.