Jan 2019
Dec 2018

Let them all in?

Perhaps not quite as bad as 2017, but still…

Nov 2018

Surprise, surprise

Oct 2018

Still think it’s all hype?

Sad but true

Jun 2018

The mass shooting nobody will march against

Jazz Shaw Jun 18, 2018 8:01 AM

A “local news” issue

MS-13 creating chaos at a Maryland middle-school

John Sexton Jun 11, 2018 3:21 PM

“The school is a ticking time bomb.”

May 2018

“President Trump’s entire Administration is working tirelessly to bring these violent animals to justice.”

“We’re all God’s children.”

John Harwood: MS-13 gang members are people too

John Sexton May 17, 2018 1:01 PM

“however repugnant their actions…”

Nice try

“The notorious MS-13 gang recently told its membership to randomly murder a Long Island cop…”

Apr 2018

We wouldn’t want to offend any of the gang members now, would we?

Mar 2018

Too little, too late

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.”