A lawyer for the officer accused of fatally shooting Laquan McDonald said “there was a rush to sacrifice” the officer “to the angry mob out there.”
Jason Van Dyke
Vanquished challenger Jesus “Chuy” Garcia sounded like he’s itching for a 2019 rematch, blasting Mayor Rahm Emanuel on taxes, schools and crime.
Police Supt. Eddie Johnson suspended four officers for not ensuring their dashboard cameras were working properly.
Attorneys for Jason Van Dyke on Tuesday filed a motion to dismiss the Chicago Police officer’s murder indictment.
The grand jury is hearing evidence about whether police officers tried to cover up what happened in the aftermath of the fatal shooting of the teen.
The Office of Inspector General turned over 115,535 CPD emails and 124,655 IPRA emails without narrowing them down to ones tied to the Van Dyke case.
A year after the city released video of the Laquan McDonald shooting, police department reforms barely have taken shape.