Prosecutors initially suggested that the boy had a gun in his hand, but the government walked that back today.
Chicago Police Department
Massive Illinois Police Reform Bill Ends Cash Bail, Limits Deadly Force, Mandates Body Cameras, and Makes It Easier To Dump Crooked Cops
Unfortunately, qualified immunity remains intact.
This is the 10th lawsuit in the past few years accusing Chicago police of terrorizing families because of sloppy, outdated search warrants.
She then proceeded to yell at a group of teens.
Man tackled, shot twice for crime of illegally shifting between train cars.
The arresting officer is on desk duty and an investigation is underway.
Chicago Police Executed More Than 11,000 Search Warrants in Mostly Poor Neighborhoods Over 5-Year Period
As Chicago launches an internal probe of search warrants, new data shows where police are kicking in doors.
When an aunt asked to see a search warrant, she says she was handcuffed.
Even if he was resisting arrest, this much force seems unnecessary.
An off-duty Chicago Police Sergeant Khalil Muhammad said Ricardo Hayes was displaying a gun in an "armed confrontation."
Credibly accused, but never actually convicted, of torturing dozens of people to force confessions
The Windy City will be left drowning in debt, despite the high taxes and vicious money-grubbing fines.
The family of 15-year-old Steven Rosenthal is demanding proof after he died in a police chase.
Maurice Granton's family says the video shows that the shooting was unjustified.
The Attorney General approvingly discussed my article linking the dramatic decline in street stops in Chicago under an ACLU agreement and the subsequent homicide spike. While Professor John Rappaport has a different take on this "ACLU Effect," his unsupported analysis does not fit the data.
A Wrongful Murder Conviction Cost Him Legal Residency Status. ICE Detains Him Anyway After Decades Imprisoned Unjustly.
A corrupt detective involved in 10 overturned convictions gives ICE an excuse to further harm an innocent man.