DOJ May Relent on Police Body Camera Ban

The Justice Department may change course and let police officers wear body cameras during joint operations with federal agents. Despite the growing number of police departments that require body cameras for public accountability, DOJ bars federal agents from using them.

Will Computer Algorithm Solve Chicago Cold Cases?

The Murder Accountability Project fed information about thousands of Chicago homicide victims and the way they died into a computer, which spit out 51 strikingly similar cases involving women whose bodies were found in some of the poorest pockets of the city. “When you put the narratives together … it just screams serial killer,” said the project’s Thomas Hargrove.