Leon Teague, also known as “GlockBoy Murdoc,” of Chicago, is accused of dumping a pan of boiling water on a cat and posting a video of it to Facebook.

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Chicago has released video showing the 2013 shooting of Cedrick Chatman, an unarmed 17-year-old killed by police. Watch the video here.

3 weeks ago 4 Comments

Officer Kevin Fry killed Cedrick Chatman, an unarmed 17-year-old, in Chicago in 2013. Video of the shooting has been released by the city three years later.

3 weeks ago 2 Comments

Bettie Jones, a 55-year-old mother of five, was fatally shot by Chicago Police officers responding to a domestic disturbance at her apartment building.

1 month ago 28 Comments

Quintonio LeGrier, 19, was fatally shot by Chicago police officers responding to a domestic disturbance. His 55-year-old neighbor, Bettie Jones, was also killed.

1 month ago 10 Comments

Todd Frazier is on his way out of Cincinnati, as part of a three-team trade with the Dodgers and White Sox.

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Protesters have hit the streets in downtown Chicago to call for the resignation of Mayor Rahm Emanuel over his handling of police shooting investigations.

2 months ago 1 Comment

Chicago Police have released dashcam video showing the 2014 shooting of Ronald Johnson by Officer George Hernandez, who will not be charged in the case.

2 months ago 4 Comments

John Escalante has been named as the acting commissioner of the Chicago Police Department, replacing Garry McCarthy.

2 months ago 9 Comments

A student at the University of Illinois at Chicago has been arrested and accused of threatening to kill 16 white men at the University of Chicago in honor of Laquan McDonald, the teenager killed by 16 police bullets.

2 months ago 66 Comments

Charges have been dropped against Malcolm London, a prominent young activist and poet, arrested Tuesday night in Chicago during Laquan McDonald protests.

2 months ago 21 Comments

Dash cam video showing Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times in October 2014 has been released. Watch it here.

2 months ago 127 Comments

Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke is expected to be charged in the shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. See photos of the officer here.

2 months ago 9 Comments

A 37-year-old Chicago police officer who fatally shot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald in October 2014 has been charged with first-degree murder.

2 months ago 138 Comments

Tyshawn Lee, a 9-year-old Chicago boy gunned down in an alley near his grandmother’s house, was targeted because of his father’s gang ties, police say.

3 months ago 49 Comments

A 6-year-old Chicago boy fatally shot his 3-year-old brother during a game of cops and robbers using a gun belonging to his father, Michael Santiago.

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