Officer Patrick Kelly, Who Likely Shot His Friend, Michael LaPorta In Head, Cannot Be Fired, Documents RevealA Chicago police officer accused of shooting his friend in the head and lying about it cannot be fired, according to documents obtained by the CBS 2 Investigators.
Body Cam Video Shows Deadly Police Shooting After Search For Elgin Couple's KidnapperDramatic body cam video released Friday night shows a deadly police shooting the night officers went looking for an Elgin couple who said they had been carjacked, kidnapped and brought to Chicago.
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.
Family Of Teen Michael Elam Jr., Who Was Killed By Police, Plans To File Federal Lawsuit ThursdayThe family of 17-year-old Michael Elam Jr., who was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer in February of this year plans to file a federal lawsuit Thursday.
Chicago Police Officer Facing 6 Month Suspension For Shooting An Unarmed Teenager With Developmental DisabilitiesA Chicago police sergeant is facing consequences for shooting an unarmed teenager. The Civilian Office of Police Accountability recommended he be suspended without pay for six months.
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.
New Video Shows Off-Duty Chicago Police Sergeant Shooting Teenager Ricardo HayesThe office that reviews Chicago police-involved shootings released a video on Tuesday showing an off-duty Chicago police sergeant shooting an unarmed teenager.
2 Investigators: City Settles Case Against Cop Who Made False 911 CallThe CBS 2 Investigators learned exclusively - a settlement has been reached in two lawsuits against the City of Chicago involving a police officer.
Man Kills Himself After Being Shot By PolicePolice believe it started when the man go into some type of argument or dispute with family members.
Officer Rialmo Closer To TerminationThe hearing comes more than two years after Officer Rialmo killed Bettie Jones and Quintonio LeGrier during a domestic call.
Board To Rule On Whether Rialmo Stays With CPD"I'm hoping someone has some morals and principles and makes the right decision."
The Promise Of TransparencyThe real showdown is still to come over how much control to give civilians.
Fairley: We Need To Bestow Powers On Individuals Who Deserve ThemThe former head of Chicago's police accountability agency says she is troubled by the latest reports of Chicago police officers being accused of robbing drug dealers.
Officer's Fatal Shooting Of Two Unjustified; Families Demand AnswersFamilies and community leaders respond to COPA's recent findings in the fatal shootings of Bettie Jones and Quintonio LeGrier.