The brutal murder of a couple and the quest for justice in a city plagued by police corruption.

Sallie-Anne Huckstepp

As a 17-year-old, Sallie-Anne dropped out of school and left the suburbs of East Sydney, where she grew up and married Bryan Huckstepp, a troubled heroin addict. Together, the couple relocated to Western Australia. Sallie-Anne was born as Sallie-Anne Krivoshow to a middle-class Jewish family. Unfortunately for Sallie-Anne and her…

This is the reason why mental health care through the ranks should be encouraged

Dozens of officers gathered outside the Cook County medical examiner’s office to pay their respect to Deputy Chief Dion Boyd

Chicago has been mourning the loss of two decorated police officers to suicide this past week (early March 2021). A close look at the numbers paints a severe mental health crisis in the Chicago police department. The question is, decision-makers know that the Chicago police department has one of the…

Racism in America is institutional as generations of the same practices proves it

Then-Lieutenant General Charles Q. Brown Jr. flying an F-16 Fighting Falcon.

How many times have you read the words “my best friend is a person of color” or “my best friend is black” in news headlines whenever someone makes the blunder of exposing their racism in the open? How many YouTube videos have you seen of young, usually black teens or…

The twice-married husband who tried to get away with “accidental murder” for the second time

Toni and Harold Henthorn

When Harold and Toni Henthorn went hiking on the Rocky mountain national park, Toni did not know that she was walking into the jaws of death. The couple was celebrating their 12th wedding anniversary.

Toni Henthorn was born on January 10, 1962, in Jackson, Mississippi. Her mother, Yvonne, was a…

Jax Hudur

I write about history, politics and true crime. Not to mention anything else that takes my fancy. “No special talents. Only passionately curious.” AE

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