Posts tagged "Jeff Fort"

CeaseFire? Do the names El Rukn and Jeff Fort ring a bell?

In an act of desperation, Chicago has handed over $1 million to ¬†CeaseFire, an anti-violence organization that counts ex-felons among its “interrupters” who try to calm street disputes and thus prevent shootings. Well, I wouldn’t know what else to do if I were Chicago’s police superintendent Garry McCarthy, Chicago¬†Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the City Council and... Read more »

"Working" with Chicago gangs: Does the name Jeff Fort ring a bell?

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Seems some Chicago punks are cross with Chicago Police Supt. Jody Weis for reportedly telling them that he would enforce the law against them. Imagine the nerve of Weis. The Traveling Vice Lords, Four Corner Hustlers and other idiots held a press conference to censure Weis for calling some gang leaders together and threatening to... Read more »
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