Bernard Kersh, Body-Slammed By Police On Thanksgiving, Files Lawsuit Against City And CPD Officer Jerald WilliamsOfficer Jerald Williams was caught on cell phone video as he lifted Kersh off his feet and slammed him into the pavement on Nov. 28, 2019.
'My Partner Took Him Down': New Video Of CPD Thanksgiving Day Body Slam"Whose holding the supervisors accountable? And it's not COPA and it's not CPD brass. So what's gonna change about the code of silence, because that comes from the top."
Bernard Kersh, Man Seen Getting Body-Slammed By Police Officer, Now Charged With Shoplifting And Shoving Security GuardNew trouble has come for a man who was seen on video that went viral getting body-slammed by a Chicago Police officer this past Thanksgiving Day.
‘I Could Have Been Killed:’ Man Body-Slammed By Chicago Cop Says He Was Not Resisting Arrest; New Security Footage Shows Moments Leading Up To IncidentThe man who was body slammed by a Chicago cop said he was not resisting arrest in his first one-on-one interview since the incident.
Bernard Kersh, Man Who Was Body-Slammed By Chicago Cop Jerald Williams, Freed From JailThe man who was body-slammed by a Chicago Police officer after he spit in the officer's face was freed from Cook County Jail on Friday night.
Prosecutors Will Seek To Indict Bernard Kersh, Man Body-Slammed By Officer After Police Say He Spit On CopPolice described the maneuver as an "emergency takedown," but Bernard Kersh's attorneys have called it "a brutal and vicious attack."
Another Chicago Police Officer Stripped Of Powers After Cop Slammed Bernard Kersh To Pavement On ThanksgivingPolice have said an officer performed an "emergency takedown" on Bernard Kersh after he spit in an officer's eye.
Bond Set At $5,000 For Bernard Kersh, Man Slammed To Pavement By Police Officer, As Rev. Jesse Jackson Condemns Police ActionsBond was set at $5,000 Sunday for a man facing charges of aggravated battery and resisting arrest – after he was slammed to the ground by a police officer on Thanksgiving when police said he spat on the officer.
CPD Officer Seen On Video Slamming Man To Ground Stripped Of Police Powers Pending InvestigationKeshia Johnson, Bernard Kersh’s mother, said she was on the phone with him as he was arguing with police. The call suddenly ended.