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A List Of Chicago Aldermen Indicted, Raided Or Implicated By The Feds, Criminally Charged Or Convicted Since 2019

Chicago is routinely named the most corrupt city in the United States. We've had 30 aldermen convicted of corruption since 1973.

Citywide

Former Ald. Ricardo Muñoz Indicted For Federal Wire Fraud, Money Laundering Charges

Federal authorities allege Muñoz, 56, misappropriated tens of thousands dollars from the Chicago Progressive Reform Caucus political action committee for his personal expenses.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Ald. Muñoz Made $37K In ‘Unauthorized Expenditures’ From Progressive Caucus PAC Account

The alderman, who has been charged with domestic battery and recently did a stint in rehab, spent some of the cash at restaurants, on flights and at hotels.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Controversial Little Village Distribution Center Gets $19.7 Million Tax Break Approval From City Council

Ahead of the vote, residents expressed concerns about the increase of pollution the massive distribution facility would bring.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Ald. Muñoz Back At City Hall Friday After 2-Month Hiatus Following Domestic Battery Charge, Stint In Rehab

While a judge has cleared him to return to the home he shares with his wife, Muñoz says he will be staying in Elgin for now, where he is receiving outpatient rehab treatment for alcoholism.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Candidates Aiming To Replace Ricardo Munoz In 22nd Ward To Face Off Next Week In Little Village

This will be the first time the 22nd Ward will have a new alderman in more than 25 years.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

With Ald. Danny Solis And Ricardo Muñoz Missing In Action At City Hall, Little Village Industrial Plan Stalls

Since he was charged with domestic violence, Ald. Ricardo Muñoz has not been back to City Hall. Ald. Danny Solis has been missing since news broke that he wore a wire.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

On Call Taped By FBI, Lawyer Complains 4 Aldermen Steered Him Business … But Not Solis, Sun-Times Reports

Victor Reyes, former head of the powerful Hispanic Democratic Organization, complained Solis wasn't sending him business like Joe Moreno, George Cardenas, Ricardo Munoz and Roberto Maldonado.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Ald. Ricardo Muñoz Pleads Not Guilty To Charge He Attacked His Wife

His wife told reporters the abuse was not new. “This has been going on a long time,” she said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Huge Distribution Hub Likely Replacing Crawford Coal Plant — Meaning More Dirty Air For Little Village, Critics Say

Little Village opponents loudly protested during a key vote on the $100 million project before being removed from the chamber by security guards.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Veteran Ald. Ricardo Muñoz ‘Seriously’ Eyeing Run For Mayor

“Bottom line, this is the most open seat we’ve had in my lifetime. I’d be remiss if I didn’t think about it seriously,” the veteran alderman said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Ald. Ricardo Muñoz Says He Won’t Seek Re-election

Ald. Munoz also suggested to NBC Chicago that he could run for mayor in 2023.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop