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Police departments, big and small, gobbling up more body cams

Police in Baltimore, Chicago, New York, and Washington are testing the devices.

Chicago Police Plan To Listen After Officer Acquitted In Death Of Unarmed Woman

Hoping to mend the tattered relationship between the police department and Chicago's minority communities, the city's top cop announced plans Tuesday for a "neighborhood outreach" tour. The police department will hold a series of meetings...Show More Summary

'Law & Order: SVU' Boss Promises More "Unified" Crossover with 'Chicago Fire' and 'Chicago PD'

"The two police departments could not be more different in their procedures," showrunner Warren Leight tells THR. read more

Shooting Victims' Clothes Displayed As Art Activism To Help Get Guns Off Streets

Blair Holt was shot and killed while he shielded another classmate from the bullets a gunman sprayed on a CTA bus in Chicago in 2007. His father is a police officer and his mother is a fire department chief, and that’s what they hadShow More Summary

Six African American Men Subjected to Stop and Frisks Pursue Class Action Lawsuit Against Chicago Police

Chicago has a bigger problem with stop and frisks by police than New York had at the height of its use by New York police, and now six African American black men are suing the city of Chicago, the Chicago Police Department, CPD Superintendent Garry McCarthy and officers, who were involved in allegedly stopping and [...]

Chicago sued over police department's use of stop-and-frisk

The Chicago Police Department's controversial stop-and-frisk policy has routinely violated the constitutional rights of mostly African-Americans who have not committed any crime, according to a federal lawsuit filed Monday. The suit was filed on behalf of six African-American men from the South and West sides and seeks class-action status. Show More Summary

These 3 Lawsuits Are Taking the Chicago Police Department To Task For Brutality

In the first trial of a Chicago police officer for a shooting death in 17 years, a judge on Monday cleared Chicago Police Detective Dante Servin of all charges related to his killing of a 22-year-old unarmed black woman, Rekia Boyd. Servin's...Show More Summary

Chicago Cop Cleared Of All Charges In Shooting Death Of Unarmed Woman

2 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

CHICAGO -- A Chicago Police Department detective was cleared Monday of all charges in the fatal 2012 off-duty shooting of Rekia Boyd, a 22-year-old unarmed black woman. Judge Dennis Porter found Dante Servin not guilty of involuntary...Show More Summary

Chicago Cop Cleared Of All Charges In Shooting Death Of Unarmed Woman

CHICAGO -- A Chicago Police Department detective was cleared Monday of all charges in the fatal 2012 off-duty shooting of Rekia Boyd, a 22-year-old unarmed black woman. Judge Dennis Porter found Dante Servin not guilty of involuntary...Show More Summary

Not Just One List of Cr's Released

Two lists. On 09 April, a list was released pursuant to the lawsuit "Jamie Kalven v City of Chicago Police Department 15 CH 03492" According to the e-mail this list covered March 2015 back to March 2011 On 24 April, the Department will release another list covering 13 April 2011 to 13 April 2015. Show More Summary

CPD Still Stonewalling Privacy Advocates On Releasing Information About Surveillance

Privacy advocates filed another lawsuit yesterday in the ongoing battle to get the Chicago Police Department to provide information on covert cell phone tracking systems it uses. [ more › ]

Black teen shot dead by Illinois police was shot in back: newspaper

4 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

A black teenager killed by police outside of Chicago over the weekend was shot twice in the back after attempting to steal an illegal handgun, officials and local media said on Monday. The Zion Police Department said in a statement that 17-year-old Justus Howell met with another teenager to buy the...

Garcia hits Emanuel on homicide increase

Mayoral challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia on Wednesday blasted Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Police Department brass over new crime statistics that show the number of homicides and shootings up over the first three months compared to last year.

Attorneys, People Detained by Chicago Police Demand End to Systematic Violations of Right to Access Lawyer

A leading pro-bono legal defense organization in Chicago has been negotiating with the Chicago Police Department and city of Chicago for months in order to convince officials to enforce resident’s right to attorney when they are arrested by police. Yet, despite the fact that negotiations have been ongoing since last July and there have been [...]

CPD Stop-And-Frisk Policy Targets Blacks by Design - DC Crime Institute

The District of Columbia Crime Policy Institute Director John Roman said that the Chicago Police Department has consciously chosen to target African-Americans by implementing a stop-and-frisk program that is both controversial as well as counter-productive.

Mitchell Makes Sense?

We're really going to have to start drinking again: Chicago’s segregated housing pattern and the race of persons accused of committing most gun crimes make it likely that the Chicago Police Department will bump heads with the American...Show More Summary

Demonstrators Demanding Police Accountability Arrested Outside Mayor's Office

Three people were arrested outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office at City Hall yesterday, after demonstrators held a "die-in" to demand reforms to the Chicago Police Department. [ more › ]

Three arrested as Chicago protesters confront Mayor Rahm Emanuel to demand police reforms

last monthNews : The Raw Story

Three people were arrested on Tuesday at a protest at Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office while demanding reforms to the nation’s second largest police department, including an end to what they consider excessive use of “stop and frisk” searches. A group of about 100...

Three Protesters Arrested As Chicago Demonstrators Demand Police Reforms In 'Stop And Frisk' Searches

last monthNews : Huffington Post

(Reuters) - Three people were arrested on Tuesday at a protest at Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office while demanding reforms to the nation's second largest police department, including an end to what they consider excessive use of "stop...Show More Summary

Chicago Police Department Needs Reform

Adam Bates It’s been a rough month for the Chicago Police Department (CPD).  First came the revelations from Spencer Ackerman and The Guardian about a CPD warehouse at Homan Square that was, according to detainees, defense attorneys,...Show More Summary

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