The latest stories by Jon Seidel

• The life-altering bullet entered Michael D. LaPorta’s head nearly eight years ago. But ever since, it’s been unclear who pulled the trigger: LaPorta or Patrick Kelly, a Chicago police officer with a troubled history. Now, a … (read more).

• Federal prosecutors Monday asked for an eight-year prison sentence for a veteran Chicago Police officer convicted earlier this year of using unreasonable force when he wounded two teenagers in an on-duty shooting … (read more).

• Abdella Tounisi’s family warned him if he went overseas to join terrorist fighters, he wouldn’t die a martyr — “you will die like a road kill.” Tounisi didn’t listen. Not even when the FBI came knocking on his door after … (read more).