Some may think that getting a Criminal Justice degree is frivolous when hoping to obtain a career in law enforcement.
A common misconception for many people seeking a career as a police officer is that there is a bare minimum in terms of educational requirements.
The head of the Cook County Board says she’s working to address some of the racial inequities in the County’s criminal justice system.
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, who has publicly labeled the nation’s War on Drugs a failure, is now trying to turn the situation into something useful.
Officials in both Illinois and Indiana are taking another look at the death penalty.