Criminal Justice System is Failing Us

The opaque manner in which our criminal justice agencies operate in Chicago and Cook County is failing community members.  It’s imperative that our criminal justice agencies operate in the best interests of public safety above all else, yet both the Koschman case and the case involving the two officers from the 23rd district who sexually[…]

Flying Blind in our Criminal Justice System – Its 2009 and We Still Can’t Answer These Questions

The range of issues within the criminal justice system that the public & policy makers know little about is astounding. Innovation in our criminal justice policies and practices will only be driven by greatly increased access to information about how the system operates, who operates it, and with whom the system interacts. Each of the[…]