IPRA Investigators Testify In Police Cmdr. Glenn Evans TrialThe lead Independent Police Review Authority investigator handling Chicago Police Cmdr. Glenn Evans’ brutality case admitted Wednesday that he didn’t follow up on key requests from his supervisor and the Illinois State Police crime lab.
Popular Chicago Police Commander To Stand Trial On Brutality AllegationsA Chicago Police commander is expected to stand trial Tuesday over allegations that he jammed a gun down a suspect’s mouth and held a Taser to the man’s groin, at a time when city officials are facing criticism for their handling of the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald.
Chicago Police Commander To Go On Trial For Tough TacticsAt a time when much of the nation is debating the treatment of black suspects by white police officers, Cmdr. Glenn Evans' case unfolds against a different backdrop: He is a black officer credited with safeguarding black neighborhoods.
Man At Center Of Brutality Case Against CPD Commander Files LawsuitA 24-year-old man has sued the Chicago Police Department and a Chicago police commander who has since been relieved of duty, accusing the commander of shoving a gun in his mouth and threatening to kill him last year.
CPD Commander Accused Of Shoving Gun In Suspect's Mouth And Taser Against His GroinA Chicago police commander accused of sticking the barrel of his service weapon in a suspect’s throat, pressing a stun gun against the man's groin last year, and threatening to kill him was released without having to post bail Thursday.
West Side Commander Charged With Aggravated Battery, Stripped Of Police Powers A Chicago Police commander on the city's West Side has been stripped of his police powers.
McCarthy Helps Make Arrest While On New Year's Day PatrolAs the city was closing out 2012 overnight, Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy was out on patrol with his officers, and even helped make a felony arrest.