Jon Burge

As previously reported Ex-Chicago police lieutenant Jon Burge was found guilty Monday of perjury after prosecutors say he lied and tried to cover up the brutal torture of suspects in the 1970’s and ‘80s. Since his conviction one of his victims has come forward to express his joy for finally receiving justice. Mark Clements told […]

Jon Burge, a former Chicago police lieutenant, faces 45 years in jail for lying about the torture of suspects during the 1970s and 1980s. A jury found Burge guilty of perjury and obstruction of justice Monday after five convicted felons testified said that he and his officers shocked, suffocated and burned them into giving confessions. […]