Chicago is Tracking Kids With GPS Monitors That Can Call and Record Them Without Consent

Good ole Crook County…

Cook County has a new contract for juvenile ankle monitors that critics say are an invasion of privacy.

On March 29, court officials in Chicago strapped an ankle monitor onto Shawn, a 15-year-old awaiting trial on charges of armed robbery. They explained that the device would need to be charged for two hours a day and that it would track his movements using GPS technology. He was told he would have to be given permission to leave his house, even to go to school. But he found out that through his monitor, officers wouldn’t just be able to track his location, as most electronic monitors do. They would also be able to speak—and listen—to him. Continue reading

5 Things History Books Won’t Tell You About the Young Lords’ Activism


Another example of a street organization from Chicago expanding into other things… coincidence? I think not….

Inspired by the Black Panthers, the Young Lords was a Chicago street gang-turned-national political and social action organization fighting for the liberation, self-determination and justice of Puerto Ricans, Latinxs and Third World people in the late 1960s to the mid-1970s. The members were largely the children of Puerto Rican migrants, a growing population in barrios across the Northeast who journeyed to the United States mainland in search of economic and housing opportunities. Instead of possibility, they saw poverty, discrimination, and exploitation. Continue reading

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Chicago police drag, punch and tase CPS student in new video

Sadly this doesn’t surprise me with coward ass CPD….

A new surveillance video shows Chicago police officers push and drag a student down a set of stairs at Marshall High School on the West Side before punching her and shocking her with a stun gun multiple times. Continue reading

Police Raid Wrong Home During Birthday Party, Point Guns At Children; ‘I Thought They Was Going To Shoot Me, And My Brother, And Everybody Else’

Gotta love Chi-Town’s finest…. (sarcasm)

Seven-year-old Samari Boswell said she was terrified the night of her younger brother TJ Boswell’s birthday party last month. She was expecting a party with cake and singing, but instead she and her family suddenly found themselves surrounded by police with guns pointed at them. Continue reading

Chicago Cop Says He Was Punished For Refusing To Falsify Records Of Police Shooting Of Unarmed Teen

So much for a potentially good cop….. but if he was good IMO he’d have leaked all kind of info to the public…..

The cases of police brutality have seen a lot of flags burning, a lot of people shouting, and a lot of streets marched on – seeking justice.
Those who now exist only in pictures, have one thing in common – they were black. And they suffered for it.

But recent stories of cover-ups from the side of the police have also come to light. Continue reading

Drug convictions overturned for 10 framed by Chicago police sergeant: ‘He took everything from me’

CPD is always gonna be corrupt… ain’t nothing gonna change til we begin anew…

Derrick Lewis knew he wasn’t guilty of committing drug-related crimes in the mid-2000s. But he pleaded guilty to the cases in his mid-20s because he knew he faced the possibility of decades in prison, he said. Continue reading

Charges expected to be dropped against 14 in another mass exoneration linked to disgraced cop Ronald Watts

Chicago’s finest doin what they do…

In the fourth mass exoneration of its kind in less than two years, 14 people are expected to have drug charges against them dropped Monday morning, the legal team behind the exonerations announced Sunday. Continue reading

The Gang that Could Go Straight

an old article but it shows how the Chicago machine kept the an organization from legitimizing itself like the Irish and Italian mobs before it…. and don’t forget the Jewish mob…

Ever since he read Boss, Larry Hoover knew he wanted to mold his street gang into a political organization like the old Daley Machine. He’s still in jail, but 21st Century V.O.T.E. is ready to roll. Continue reading