Sheriff’s deputies walked Jason Van Dyke out of the courthouse Thursday, after his lawyers complained to a judge about protesters harassing the cop.
Tiffany Van Dyke’s training to become a Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer has been put on hold over concerns about her safety.
Prosecutors Thursday added 16 counts to the murder charges against Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke in the shooting of Laquan McDonald.
After a little more than 100 days on the job, Kim Foxx said she has learned that farming out cases to special prosecutors is harder than it looks.
“We have to acknowledge that we don’t know everything,” police Supt. Eddie Johnson said at police headquarters.
Journalist Jamie Kalven is suing CPD for refusing to release records about the alleged cover-up of the Laquan McDonald shooting.
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.”