Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Police Supt. David Brown Slam COPA For Leaving Slain Officer Ella French's Name In Report On Anjanette Young RaidMayor Lori Lightfoot and police Supt. David Brown each chastised the Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Friday for failing to redact the name of slain Officer Ella French in its report on the botched raid at the home of Anjanette Young.
Report On Anjanette Young Raid Called For Suspension For Officer Ella French, Who Was Later Shot And Killed; Her Brother Is FuriousThe brother of murdered Chicago Police Officer Ella French said he was “flabbergasted” by a report by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability on the botched raid on the home of Anjanette Young, and he called the report “disgraceful.”
Multiple Cops Face Possible Suspension Or Termination For Role In Botched Raid On Anjanette Young’s HomeMultiple officers are facing potential termination or suspension for their role in a traumatizing botched raid, where police handcuffed an innocent, unclothed social worker in her home, according to a report from the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA).
Building Custodian Michael Craig Called 911 Saying Wife Had Knife To His Throat, But Craig Was The One Shot And Killed By PoliceIn a call to 911 for help last month, Auburn Gresham building custodian Michael Craig said his wife had a knife to his throat.
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.