Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Tag: chicago police

Chicago Police Launch Internal Investigation Into Alleged...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say they are conducting an internal investigation to determine the source of information leaked anonymously to media during the...

Police: ‘Empire’ Actor Turns Self in to...

CHICAGO (AP) — "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett turned himself in early Thursday to face accusations that he filed a false police report when he...

Chicago Police Seek Follow-up Interview With Jussie...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police said Sunday they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett after receiving new information that "shifted" their investigation...

Doctoral Student Who Was Beaten, Arrested After...

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — A Chicago suburb has tentatively agreed to pay a former doctoral student $1.25 million to settle a lawsuit alleging police...

As Sentencing Looms, Jason Van Dyke’s Family...

Jason Van Dyke, the former Chicago police officer convicted of murdering 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, could face a mandatory sentence of 96 years in prison...

Chicago Mayor Claims New Police Reforms ‘Will...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's mayor and Illinois' attorney general unveiled an updated plan Thursday to reform the city's police, saying it will ensure permanent, far-reaching changes...

2 Missing Teens Found Dead In Chicago,...

The bodies of two teens reported missing in Chicago last week were discovered shot to death in a field on the city's Southside, Chicago...

Chicago Police Has Racked Up $45M In...

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago City Council Wednesday approved a settlement of nearly $3 million to the families of two people killed during a...

Chicago Cop Accused of Murdering Laquan McDonald...

 **Lawyers for Cop Accused of Murdering Laquan McDonald Seek New Trial Location, Activists Demand Trial Date Lawyers for a Chicago officer accused of killing 17-year-old...

Family of Chicago Teen Kenneka Jenkins Suspect...

The family of a Chicago teen, Kenneka Jenkins is demanding answers after the young woman's body was discovered inside a hotel freezer over the...

Why Are White People Blaming BLM for...

Four Black Chicago teens are in police custody after disturbing footage of them forcibly restraining and torturing a mentally disabled white man was live...

Watch: Brutal Arrest of Unarmed Black Man...

Chicago police have launched an internal investigation after an officer was caught on video Sunday punching a man claiming to be the victim of...

Chicago Police Officer Sparks Investigation After Video...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QTmZOojgLI   A Chicago Police officer has been relieved of his duties after he was caught on video stomping a Black man's face into the ground...

Chicago Finally Releases Video of Police Shooting...

https://youtu.be/graLfCUFe-s?t=5m34s

Criminals With a Badge: Nearly Three Years...

The case of Cedrick Chatman is further proof that the Chicago Police Department is rotten to the core, with a climate of abuse and...

Justice Department Begins Civil Rights Investigation of...

In the wake of the video detailing the execution-style police shooting of Laquan McDonald, and the indictment of Officer Jason Van Dyke for murder,...

Young, Gifted and Black: The Assassination of...

On December 4, 1969, Fred Hampton, the young founder and leader of the Chicago Black Panther Party, was murdered in his bed while sleeping,...

Chicago Officer Charged with First Degree Murder...

UPDATE: Chicago police officer, Jason Van Dyke has been charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. Van Dyke shot...