Mar 2018

Catch and release.

Feb 2018

“He wasn’t a danger to the community”

MSNBC has never heard of MS-13

Jazz Shaw Feb 02, 2018 8:01 AM


Jan 2018

A somber, annual ritual in Charm City

Dec 2017

We’re gonna need a bigger truck

Nov 2017

Wasn’t that supposed to be the idea?

Some mature faster than others

But signs of hope persist

Oct 2017

Decapitating strike

Sep 2017

Portland Police signal surrender in the gang wars

Jazz Shaw Sep 10, 2017 8:01 PM

Easy does it

“I think under state law they could easily be declared a gang.”

Aug 2017

“This group is trying actively to intimidate, suppress free speech and violently attack people with whom they disagree.”

The old ways which worked clearly didn’t work?

Jul 2017

Probably not but it’s a nice idea

Jun 2017

Not the sort of records you should be striving to break

May 2017

“…they were let down by everyone who should have been helping to protect them.”

But of course…

Better late than never?

Apr 2017

Justice, at least for now

An ill wind blows no good in the Windy City

It’s come to this

Gang of three?

Feb 2017

“Since the start of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in 2012, approximately 1,500 recipients have had their deferred action terminated…”

Nov 2016
Sep 2016

AP: Why Chicago is the murder capital

John Sexton Sep 29, 2016 10:01 PM

“…this is all fun for them.”

Will 1,000 new cops solve Chicago’s problems?

Jazz Shaw Sep 21, 2016 12:31 PM

It’s probably a good start, but sheer numbers don’t relieve the underlying problem

This is the new version of the big, RICO mob trials of the seventies

BBC Video: The lost streets of Chicago

John Sexton Sep 13, 2016 9:41 PM

“All day long they ride around trying to find somebody to shoot.”

A new high and a devastating new low at the same time. When will the gang violence problem be addressed?

Chicago priest: Our city is in a state of emergency

Jazz Shaw Sep 03, 2016 10:01 AM

Based on the number of deaths this puts most natural disasters to shame

Aug 2016

Not like the old days

This is the cost of illegal gun violence

May 2016

Bloody Sunday… and Monday

Feb 2016

It’s come to this

Jan 2016

“We’re Number One!”

Dec 2015

A guy named “C4” is still on the loose

Jul 2015

Wrong kind of fireworks

May 2015

“Policing, as we once knew it, has changed.”

Apr 2015