Illinois

Jelani Day’s Mother, Rev. Jesse Jackson Call For A State Or Federal Investigation Into The Illinois Student’s Death

They rejected the newly released coroner’s autopsy report, which they called ‘insulting.’
10/27/2021

Jelani Day’s Mother Clears Up ‘Organ Harvesting’ Misconceptions About Her Son’s Death

Carmen Bolden Day wants the mystery solved.
10/13/2021

As Jelani Day’s Family Seeks Justice, Coroners Uncover Gruesome Details

Few details have emerged in the probe of his death.
10/13/2021

Evanston, Illinois Approves $10M In Reparations For Black Residents

One member of the council is not happy with the measure.
03/23/2021

Watch: Illinois Security Guard Arrested After Punching A Man In Handcuffs

The police quickly reacted and released a statement.
12/24/2020

Marcellis Stinnette: Police Shooting Footage Released

The 19-year-old was fatally shot by Waukegan Police.
10/29/2020

Waukegan Police Shooting Victim Tafara Williams Says Police Stood By As Her Boyfriend Died

Tafara Williams explains how she lost the love of her life.
10/28/2020

UPDATE: Ben Crump To Represent Waukegan Police Shooting Victim Tafara Williams

Williams’ boyfriend was killed in the incident.
10/24/2020

Ph.D. Student Who Was Violently Arrested For ‘Stealing’ Own Car Reaches $1.25 Million Settlement

Lawrence Crosby was slammed down and struck 11 times.
01/23/2019

Little Girl Wrote 'I Hate This Life' and 'I Failed' in Her Diary Before Being Horrifically Beaten to Death by Her Grandmother

Gizzell Ford's death made officers in court become tearful.
03/02/2017

Inmate Who Alleges Chicago Police Torture Released

Shawn Whirl spent 25 years in jail for a crime he didn't do.
10/16/2015