COPA Report Concludes CPD Officer Patrick Kelly Shot Friend Michael LaPorta, Lied About It For Nearly 10 YearsAn explosive new report accuses a Chicago Police officer of pulling the trigger on a friend – and lying about it for nearly a decade.
Main Takeaways: COPA Report On CPD Officer Patrick Kelly And The Shooting Of Michael LaPortaA report by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability claims that Chicago Police Officer Patrick Kelly shot his friend Michael LaPorta and lied about it for nearly 10 years. Here are the main takeaways from the report.
Family Furious After COPA Rules Sergeant Was Justified In Shooting That Killed Englewood TeenThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability has found the sergeant’s actions justified in a Nov. 23, 2016 shooting that killed Kajuan Raye. But as CBS 2’s Cesar Rodriguez reported Friday, questions remain about where and when a weapon was recovered.
CPD Officer James Hunt, Who Said He's Killed 'Mother------s,' Could Be Suspended For 1 Year After COPA ReviewChicago Police Officer James A. Hunt went viral when a video was exposed of him claiming, "I kill mother-------." Now the Civilian Office of Police Accountability has put out a damning assessment of his viral and vile actions. CBS 2 accessed the assessment through a Freedom of Information Act request.
Roshad McIntosh Was Killed By Chicago Police; 5 Years Later, Court Ruling Could Bring His Mother Closer To Getting AnswersRoshad McIntosh was 19 years old when he was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer in August, 2014.
17-Year-Old Killed During Officer-Involved Shooting On West SideMichael Elam, 17, was fatally shot by police Saturday in North Lawndale, according to the Civilian Office of Police Accountability.
Third Probe Of Off-Duty Chicago Police Shooting LaunchedA Chicago agency has launched another investigation into the 2010 shooting of a man by an off-duty Chicago police officer the two were out drinking.
COPA Employee Charged After Sending False Mass Shooting ThreatA COPA employee has been charged with two felonies, disorderly conduct and official misconduct, for sending a false mass shooting threat.
Video Shows Officer Striking Teen While Holding Handcuffs In His FistA Chicago police officer is under investigation, after hitting a teenager in the head while holding a pair of handcuffs last week at the Roosevelt subway station on the Red Line.
Johnson Reverses Course, Recommends Officer Rialmo Be Fired For Fatal Shooting Of Bettie JonesPolice Supt. Eddie Johnson has asked the Chicago Police Board to fire Officer Robert Rialmo for the 2015 shooting that killed Quintonio LeGrier and Bettie Jones.
Police, Fire Departments Not Investigating After White Firefighter Pulls Gun On Black Man; 'They Think This Is A Game'Serious questions remain for the Chicago Police Department and Chicago Fire Department, after a white man later identified as a firefighter pulled a gun on a black man running errands in Bridgeport.
COPA Releases Video Of Off-Duty Police Officer Shooting At Armed RobberNewly released video shows an off-duty Chicago police officer who fired shots at an armed robber at a North Side pharmacy in April.
Body Camera Video Released From Near West Side Hostage Situation, ShootingPolice said 19-year-old Malvais had broken into a 23-year-old woman’s house and held her at gunpoint.
Police Board Member To Decide If Officer Could Be Fired For Double Fatal ShootingA randomly chosen board member will decide if the Chicago Police Board should move forward with a recommendation to fire Officer Robert Rialmo.
CPD Supt. Rejects COPA Findings, Backs Officer In Double Fatal Shooting