An effort by the Fraternal Order of Police to prosecute survivors for telling their stories is an all-to-common abuse tactic.
Monthlong exhibition will feature designs for a future memorial organizers are committed to building despite a lack of city funding.
In 2006 John Conroy reported an incredible story about how the Jon Burge torture scandal continues to reverberate in the judiciary
Also, former Mayor Daley is scheduled for deposition in January in a Jon Burge-related torture lawsuit.
Trump passes on the bouquet to Ricketts scion Todd, bids him to say hello to the folks.
Also, a new tool that matches CPD officers’ names and badge numbers with their photos.
The U.S. attorney’s suit against Officer Marco Proano is just one of a host of legal challenges facing CPD.
Also, Foursquare data shows Donald Trump’s losing business in Chicago.
The findings of the Police Accountability Task Force are depressingly familiar.
Other convicts who may have been tortured into confessing are out of luck, an appellate panel rules.
Seen in light of the real Chicago Police Department, Dick Wolf’s cop series looks even more clueless and tone-deaf.
My Kind of Town dramatizes the former Reader reporter’s writing on police brutality.
Former Reader editor delves into the hunt for more of John Wayne Gacy’s dead.
My Kind of Town and The Whole World Is Watching, look at ugly chapters in Chicago history
John Conroy’s play My Kind of Town distills the drama unearthed by a persistent journalist