A Chicago Police lieutenant obscures his badge number on his uniform during an anti-police brutality march through the Bronzeville neighborhood on August 15, 2020.Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

Police Oversight Agency COPA Improperly Ended Misconduct Investigations, Inspector General Finds

The report cited several examples where criteria for administrative termination were not met, including an investigation into an incident where someone was found unresponsive in a cell and ultimately died.

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Chicago Park District’s Plan For New Brighton Park Headquarters Lands Endorsement From Key City Committee

Some commissioners lauded a "transformational" investment in the South Side neighborhood while others cautioned about the risk of gentrification.

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Black Chicagoans Die 9 Years Before White Residents. The City Has A New Plan To Confront Racism And Close The Gap

Chicago's life expectancy gap is rooted in systemic racism, officials said when announcing the Healthy Chicago 2025 plan Thursday.