Patrick Dent is a freelance writer and editor living in Chicago.
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Time for Chicago to Defund Broken Police Oversight Agency
Accountability for COPA is long overdue.
January 3, 2022
Chicago Police Leadership Targets Officers One by One
Attempts to frighten officers into capitulating in battle for collective bargaining rights are likely illegal.
October 24, 2021
Chicago Aldermen Must Aggressively Quiz Police Superintendent at Police Budget Hearing
The stakes of CPD budget hearing are too great for aldermen to wilt.
October 3, 2021
David Brown Dehumanizes Members of the Chicago Police Department
On superintendent’s whim, another upstanding Chicago police officer loses his career.
July 29, 2021
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