Jason Scott's dad said the slain man's criminal past kept him from work that could have saved his life.
MARK KONKOL: Cooperating witnesses and good police work lead to confession in gang revenge slaying.
Teen's killer shot him three times in Sunday shooting in Little Village, witnesses said.
President Obama didn't address a very Chicago problem — the code of silence.
Jackson addressed "no-snitch" culture as police continue the search for Hadiya Pendleton's killer.
Top cop wants Derrick Rose and others to help combat a "no-snitch code" that keeps killers on the street.
Chicago police solved 25 percent of murders in 2012 — the lowest clearance rate in 21 years.
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