While Mexican cartel leader “Chapo” Guzman is public enemy number one, most drug busts still snag street-level players.
The people responsible for drug and gang violence follow a pattern: despair.
Anatomy of a heroin ring: a west-side drug organization that employed dozens and served thousands
Addict who’s 12 years clean: “You can call it a bottom, or you can call it a blessing.”
Theater Wit stages Trainspotting U.S.A., based on Irvine Welsh’s novel about heroin addicts
There’s a more cynical problem than the war on drugs
Kelvin “Shorty” Wallace has been given one more chance to beat a two-decade heroin addiction.
Steve Carell faces Armageddon in Seeking a Friend for the End of the World
Chicago police officials keep announcing more drug busts, but it’s not clear what’s actually changed on the street
Anthony Dillard’s road to recovery.
Tasha’s tale: another west-side story
The Emanuel administration gets aggressive about displaying dope on the table
West Humboldt is one of America’s biggest open-air drug markets. What does that mean for its residents?
Illegal searches play a leading role in the racial imbalance.
The distributor of “FIX: The Ministry Movie” says frontman Al Jourgensen has dropped a lawsuit that sought to block the film’s release.