Attorneys Say CPD Officer Tried To Tackle Woman As She Walked Her Dog At North Avenue Beach, Claim She Was Racially ProfiledThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability was investigating Sunday night, after an incident two nights earlier at the North Avenue Beach involving a woman who was walking her dog.
Family Of Anthony Alvarez Says Being Stripped Of Police Powers Not Enough For CPD Officer Evan Solano, Who Shot And Killed HimTwo months ago, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability – which investigates police shootings - recommended that Officer Evan Solano be stripped of his police powers. Only now is action being taken.
COPA Releases Video From Scene Where 2 CPD Officers Were Shot In Lawndale In May; Police Shot And Wounded SuspectThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Wednesday released dramatic video from the morning a gunman shot two Chicago Police officers in the Lawndale neighborhood.
COPA Chief Sydney Roberts Resigns, Mayor Lightfoot: 'Extraordinarily Unhappy' With Agency, Specifically With Anjanette Young's Wrong Raid Case"I've made no secret of the fact that I've been extraordinarily unhappy with the way that they've handled a number of things, not the least of which is taking of 18 months to move forward on an investigation regarding Anjanette Young."
'We're Not Asking, We're Demanding:' Advocates Advance Call For Civilian Oversight Group Over Police, COPA, Police Board, And Other BodiesChicago alderman are now faced with daunting task of police reform.
Little Village Residents Call For Change And Consequences After Release Of Video Showing Police Killing Adam Toledo, 13Reaction was swift in Little Village following the release of video showing Adam Toledo, 13, being shot and killed by Chicago Police.
COPA Released Body Cam Video Of Adam Toledo Police Shooting Within 17 Days, But They Have Not Always Met The 60-Day DeadlineIt has only been 17 days since police shot and killed Adam Toledo, 13, in Little Village, and the Civilian Office of Police Accountability has been quick to release the video.
Video From Police Shooting That Killed Adam Toledo To Be Released On Thursday, COPA SaysBody cam video and other materials from the police shooting that killed Adam Toledo, 13, will be released on Thursday, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability announced.
COPA To Release Video Of Fatal Police Shooting Of Adam Toledo, 13-Year-Old Killed By CPD, After Mom Demanded Transparency; 'What Really Happened To My Baby'"They could have shot him in the leg, his arm, up in the air. I don't know, but not kill my baby," said Adam's mother Elizabeth Toledo.
Calls Mount To Release Body Cam Video After Chicago Police Shot And Killed 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo This WeekThere were growing cries Thursday night to release the video of a 13-year-old boy being shot and killed by Chicago Police this week.
COPA Releases Video, Other Materials From January Incident Where Police Shot Woman In LawndaleThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Wednesday released video and other materials from an incident where an officer shot a woman in Lawndale back in January.
COPA Concludes Investigation Into 2018 Police Shooting That Killed Harith Augustus In South ShoreThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability announced Tuesday that it has concluded its investigation into the police shooting that killed Harith Augustus in South Shore in 2018 – an incident that brought about unrest at the time.
COPA Releases Video Of Officer Firing Shots, Pickup Truck Smoking Following Shooting Witnessed By CPD That Left Man Dead In North AustinThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Wednesday released video and other materials from a December incident in the North Austin neighborhood in which an officer fired shots.
Police Board Rules Officers Will Not Be Disciplined For Searching, Handcuffing 10-Year-Old Boy Who Ended Up Urinating In PantsTwo Chicago Police officers who searched and handcuffed a 10-year-old boy will not face suspension as recommended by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability.
COPA Investigates After Police Shot Woman They Say Brandished Gun In LawndaleThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability has begun investigating after police shot and wounded a woman they said brandished a gun in Lawndale over the weekend.