Sunday, June 16, 2019

Tag: Laquan McDonald shooting

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...

Chicago Officials Move Up Timetable on Equipping...

Chicago city officials announced Wednesday, Dec. 28, that all city police officers would be equipped with body cameras by the end of 2017 —...

Why Are Attorneys for Laquan McDonald’s Shooter...

Once more, a Cook County judge has denied attorneys for a Chicago police officer charged in the murder of Laquan McDonald access to the...

Chicago Police Superintendent Fires 7 Officers for...

Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson has moved to terminate seven officers who reportedly gave false information regarding the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald. According to...

Officer Charged in Shooting of Chicago Teen Hired...

The Chicago branch of the Fraternal Order of Police has hired officer Jason Van Dyke — the white Chicago Police officer charged with murdering Black...

Chicago Cop Who Killed Laquan McDonald Afraid...

Lawyers for the Chicago cop who shot and killed Black teenager Laquan McDonald two years ago asked a judge in Cook County to allow...

New Evidence Reveals CPD Threatened Witnesses, Lost...

The Laquan McDonald shooting scandal just keeps getting bigger. The latest allegations from several media sources imply that the corruption scandal goes all the...

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Fires Supt. McCarthy, But...

The fallout from the Laquan McDonald video has claimed its first high-level casualty. According to The Chicago Sun-Times, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has fired Police...

University of Chicago Student Arrested for Threatening to...

A 21-year-old Black man has been arrested for making a threat to kill white people at the University of Chicago in retaliation for the...

Rotten to the Core: Community Activists Call...

The Laquan McDonald case is not going away, but rather the movement for justice for the Black teen, executed gangland style by a white...

Black Protesters Plan to #BlackOutBlackFriday and Spend #NotOneDime, as...

“Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and...

The Lynching of Laquan McDonald: Video Footage...

The dashcam video depicting the lynching of Laquan McDonald, a 17-year-old Black boy by a white Chicago cop, was revealed to the world on...

3 Years After the Incident, Chicago Police...

The embattled Chicago Police Department is currently facing two major PR nightmares. Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy has recommended that Officer Dante Servin, who...

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...