The three cops are charged with conspiring to cover up alleged wrongdoing by Officer Jason Van Dyke in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
McDonald, a 17-year-old Chicago teen, was shot 16 times in 2014 by officer Jason Van Dyke. McDonald's death lit a long simmering fire within Chicago that led to protests, calls for Emanuel's resignation, the termination of former superintendent Garry McCarthy, and a Justice Department probe.
The excessive spending of a former president coupled with politicians inability to pass a budget has left CSU in danger of closing.
The city of Chicago has begun a $5.5 million payout of reparations to nearly 60 individuals who were tortured by the police in the 1970s and 1980s.
The paper trail proves that early on Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office was extremely concerned about the potential fallout of this shooting.
Black Lives Matter protestors have planned to interrupt Christmas shopping at the Mall Of America in Minneapolis in honor of Jamar Clark.
Former Officer Jason Van Dyke has been indicted on 6 counts of murder and one count of official misconduct in the death of Laquan McDonald.
Carolyn Walker-Diallo is the new civil judge for the 7th Municipal District at the Brooklyn Borough Hall in New York.
Following the announcement that the Department of Justice would be investigating civil rights violations by Chicago police officers, the chief of detectives has abruptly retired.