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Chicago man sues after cops allegedly tortured him and raped him with a gun

A 32-year-old documentary filmmaker alleges that Chicago police beat him and sodomized him with the barrel of a gun in order to intimidate him into acting as an informant. Vice magazine spoke to Angel Perez against the advice of Perez’s lawyers, but the purported police brutality survivor said that he…

Toddler among 13 wounded in Chicago gang shooting

Thirteen people, including a toddler, were wounded in an overnight gang shooting in Chicago, President Barack Obama’s adopted hometown that has been struggling to stem violent crime, police said. Among the victims was a three-year-old child who was in critical condition after being shot in the ear when gunfire erupted…

With 42 homicides, Chicago sees most violent January in 11 years

With 42 homicides, Chicago sees most violent January in 11 years One month into the new year Chicago has already set an ignominious record for homicides. By late Tuesday, the Chicago Police Department had logged 42 such killings, making this the second consecutive January to top 40 homicides and the…

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