Rekia Boyd

Chicago police Detective Dante Servin listens as Judge Dennis Porter reads his decision at the Leighton Criminal Court Building on Monday, April 20, 2015, in Chicago, for Servin's trial on manslaughter charges in the March 2012 shooting death of Rekia Boyd. The defense asked the judge for a directed verdict after the prosecution finished making its case last Thursday. Porter found Servin not guilty on all counts. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

Judge Throws Out Case Against Chicago Cop In Off-Duty Fatal Shooting

A Cook County judge has cleared a Chicago police officer of all charges in the shooting death of 22-year-old Rekia Boyd three years ago. Family members of the shooting victim were outraged.

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Dante Servin (Supplied photo)

Detective, Prosecutor Testify Off-Duty Cop Said He Feared For His Life When He Shot Civilians

A Chicago Police detective and Cook County prosecutor testified Thursday that off-duty police officer Dante Servin told them he opened fire toward a group of West Side partygoers because he saw a gun pointed at him.

04/17/2015

Rekia Boyd was killed by gunfire from an off-duty Chicago police detective. (CBS)

Trial Begins For Chicago Cop In Woman’s Fatal 2012 Shooting

Prosecutors say Dante Servin was off-duty and angry when he approached Rekia Boyd and her friends as they were hanging out in Douglas Park more than three years ago.

04/09/2015

Rekia Boyd was killed by gunfire from an off-duty Chicago police detective. (CBS)

Off Duty Cop Charged In Fatal 2012 Shooting

A Chicago police officer is facing involuntary manslaughter and other felony offenses in connection with an off-duty shooting of a 22-year-old south suburban woman near a park on Chicago’s West Side in March of 2012.

11/25/2013

Rekia Boyd was killed by gunfire from an off-duty Chicago police detective. (CBS)

Family Sues On Behalf Of Woman Shot Dead By Off-Duty Detective

The family of a 22-year-old woman killed by bullets from the gun of an off-duty police officer has filed suit against the city and the officer who fired.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2012