Chicago Tonight

Chief Judge Gives Wide-Ranging Talk on Crime, Violence

Clip: 01/27/2022 | 5m 5s | Video has closed captioning.

In the back-and-forth over what's causing the surge in crime, some critics, including the mayor, have pointed at the judicial branch. The contention: That changes to the bail system, electronic monitoring, and leniency from judges are making life too easy for criminals. In a rare extended, public appearance the county's chief judge, Tim Evans, pushed back.

Aired: 01/27/22

Rating: NR

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