US Department of Justice

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Chicago police systematically violated people's civil rights by routinely using excessive force, particularly against African-Americans and Latinos, according to a bombshell report (pdf) from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) released Friday. The report is the conclusion of a 13-month investigation into the Chicago Police Department (CPD),...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
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Common Dreams staff
Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday continued to receive...