Two CTA Employees Fired After Video Showed Bus Driver Body-Slamming Passenger; Victim Wants Them ArrestedTwo CTA employees have been fired for their roles in an altercation with a bus passenger earlier this week, but the man's attorneys say they also should face criminal charges, after he was body-slammed to the pavement earlier this month.
CTA Employee Under Investigation After Video Shows Him Body-Slamming Person In StreetAt an unrelated press conference Thursday afternoon, Mayor Lori Lightfoot called the video "incredibly disturbing."
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.
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.
Bernard Kersh, Man Slammed To Pavement By Police Officer, Charged With Aggravated Battery, Resisting ArrestBernard Kersh, 29, has been charged with one felony count of aggravated battery, one misdemeanor count of resisting police, and one misdemeanor count of simple assault.
Police: Man Body-Slammed Officer After Tirade At Gizmo's Fun FactoryCarlos Kehl allegedly body-slammed an off-duty police officer and put another in a headlock after causing a disturbance in Orland Park.
Man Gets 14-Year Sentence For Body-Slamming Joliet CopMario C. Bolden, 23, harmed a female officer as she was trying to arrest him for hitting his girlfriend.