Report is based on data from the Justice Department
Chicago has been ranked the most corrupt city in America, according to a report by the University of Illinois.
The city has seen violent crime soar over the last year under Mayor Lori Lightfoot's watch.
Within that timeframe, Chicago had nearly 1800 convictions, more than Los Angeles, which had the second-highest. New York came in third.
The university’s report, co-authored by professor Dick Simpson, added that Illinois is the third-most corrupt state, according to WTTW.
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