Clearance Rates

Chicago Police Homicide Clearance Rates

The Chicago Police Department considers a homicide cleared once they make an arrest for the crime. Correction:  Police departments in general consider a case cleared once an arrest is made.  This is not unique to the Chicago Police Department. A recent report from Annie Sweeney in the Sun-Times details a statistic that Phil Cline never Read more about Chicago Police Homicide Clearance Rates[…]

Cozzi beating case

Cozzi beating case and what is really going on.

Despite recent reporting that incoming Chicago Police Superintendent Jody Weis intends a review of the Cozzi beating case he is powerless to address the issue. Once in a while it would be nice if the print media in Chicago, both the Tribune and Sun-Times were guilty in this case, asked a few follow-up questions. The Read more about Cozzi beating case and what is really going on.[…]