Feds Say Sworn-Affidavit Rule Undercuts CPD Misconduct ProbesCitizens have to give a sworn affidavit when they file complaints against Chicago Police officers — a requirement that creates a “tremendous disincentive to come forward with legitimate claims,” according to the Department of Justice.
Woman Attacked On Lakefront Says Cops Mishandled CaseAkilah Easter was attacked on the lakefront this summer and managed to get away, but she said her nightmare didn't end there. Easter said that, when Chicago police officers arrived to investigate, she felt victimized again.
Sources: 4 Officers Lied In Court About ArrestSources say that four Chicago police officers who were stripped of their police powers this week allegedly claimed credit for an arrest they didn’t make.
4 Chicago Police Officers Under Internal InvestigationFour Chicago police officers have been stripped of their powers pending an investigation by the Police Internal Affairs Division.