Tag: Illinois

Chicago Cops Detained and Pressured Witness to Change Story on Laquan McDonald Shooting, Lawsuit States

Chicago Cops Detained and Pressured Witness to Change Story on Laquan McDonald Shooting, Lawsuit States

Chicago cop Jason Van Dyke faces up to 45 years in prison for what police told a witness she didn't see in their attempt to cover up a fatal shooting after they realized her attempt to record it failed. Several Chicago cops, along with the City of Chicago, are being sued by a woman wh ...
Chicago Cops who Attacked Man in Restaurant Might Finally Get Fired … or Maybe Not

Chicago Cops who Attacked Man in Restaurant Might Finally Get Fired … or Maybe Not

The three off-duty Chicago cops were apparently drunk when Obed "OJ" DeLeon walked into a taco joint late one night and began complaining about a driver who had left a Camaro blocking the entrance to the parking lot. “Yeah, that guy’s an asshole for parking like that," DeLeon told ano ...
Chicago Police Apologize to Hip Hop Artist Rhymefest for Ordering Him to Stop Recording Them in Police Station

Chicago Police Apologize to Hip Hop Artist Rhymefest for Ordering Him to Stop Recording Them in Police Station

A man who entered a Chicago police station Saturday to report that he had been robbed at gunpoint ended up pulling out his phone to start recording when officers refused to take his report. Police then ordered him to leave, telling him he was not allowed to record inside the building, ...