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Student stabbed in Lincoln Park

Student stabbed  in Lincoln Park

Benjamin Conboy, Managing Editor

April 16, 2018

A DePaul student was assaulted and stabbed on the 1200 block of West Webster Avenue on Tuesday, April 10, according to the Chicago Police Department. The student, 21, was walking toward the Fullerton CTA stop at around 10:53 p.m. when her attacker grabbed her in a choke hold from behind, police said. ...

Questionable coverage: Police brutality is only part of the problem

Questionable coverage: Police brutality is only part of the problem

Zoe Krey

May 31, 2015

Police brutality has become a central piece of media coverage in the U.S. this year, and with the deaths of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, Eric Harris and Freddie Gray, it seems that police brutality is at an all time high.  Read More »...

Poll: Chicago continues to battle unsafe perception

Americans perceive Chicago as an unsafe city, according to a YouGov poll publised earlier this month. Despite this, crime statistics show that the city ranks lower than other American cities in per capita crime. “I think the media kind of blows it out of proportion by focusing on the negative things,” said freshman Matt Rushing. (Photo courtesy of Dhilug Kirat)

Marc Filippino

September 28, 2014

It’s not the streets of Los Angeles or New York that make people nervous anymore. The majority of Americans now believe Chicago to be the most dangerous city in the country, according to recent data. Earlier this month, research and consulting group YouGov published a poll that shows 53 percent...

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