Category Archives: Violent Crimes

News stories and government reports often focus on the numbers and trends related to violent crime. Aside from the obvious social and cultural impact of such actions, the penalties for violent crimes are the among the harshest in the criminal … Continue reading

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A 14-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department faces up 15 years in prison on charges of aggravated discharge of a firearm, stemming from an off-duty incident that occurred last November. Cook County prosecutors allege the officer fired five shots … Continue reading

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A case that originated in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park may be heard by the Supreme Court of the United States, according to reports. The appeal was filed by pediatrician and former Illinois Senate candidate Dr. Arie Friedman and … Continue reading

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