Chicago Police ‘Disappeared’ Over 7,000 People to Notorious Homan Square | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

Police in Chicago kidnapped and imprisoned more than 7,000 people between 2004 and 2015 at the secret interrogation warehouse now known publicly as Homan Square, according to new reporting by the Guardian. Nearly 6,000 of the disappeared were black, which is proportionately more than double the city’s black population and 82.2 percent of the 7,185 total individuals sent to the facility. An additional 11.8 percent were Hispanic and 5.5 percent were white.

Source: Chicago Police ‘Disappeared’ Over 7,000 People to Notorious Homan Square | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

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