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Jon Burge Pension

Cop Who Oversaw The Torture Of 118 Black Men Freed After Less Than 4 Years In Jail

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 10.06.2014 | Crime

An ex-police commander who oversaw the torture of more than 100 black men in Chicago police custody walked out of federal prison Thursday, after servi...

Madigan Wants Burge Pension Terminated

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Last month, Chicago's Police Pension Board voted to allow convicted police lieutenant Jon Burge to keep his $3,000-a-month pension. The news outraged ...

Jesse Jackson Will Sue To Block Jon Burge's Pension

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Last week, Chicago's Pension Police Board voted to allow convicted police lieutenant Jon Burge to keep his $3,000-a-month pension. But one civil right...

The Letters That Launched A Notorious Police Abuse Probe

AP | SHARON COHEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The anonymous letters to attorney G. Flint Taylor arrived in police department envelopes, and so the mysterious author was dubbed "Dee...

Ex-Cop Convicted Of Lying About Torture Will Keep Pension

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago police commander convicted of concealing torture of suspects under his watch will continue receiving over $3,000 a month in pension payout...

Jon Burge Still Collecting Pension, Despite Conviction

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Despite former Chicago police commander Jon Burge's federal convictions in June, Burge continues to collect his pension....