COPA Releases Body Cam Video Of Police Shooting That Killed Miguel Vega In PilsenThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Monday released body cam video of a police shooting that left a man dead in Pilsen earlier this month.
COPA Defends Itself After Report Saying It's Not Living Up To Police Use-Of-Force Incident Transparency Release Rules
Inspector General: COPA Is Not Living Up To Policies On Release Of Video, Reports On Police Use-Of-Force IncidentsThe Chicago Office of the Inspector General on Tuesday released a report concluding that the Civilian Office of Police Accountability is not following policies requiring the release of video and documents to the public within 60 days in police use-of-force incidents.
CPD Officer Shoots, Kill One Man In PilsenMiguel Vega was shot in the back of the head and died at the hospital.
COPA Rules Officer Saharat Sampim Made False Statements Before Shooting That Killed Roshad McIntosh, Calls For Sampim's FiringThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Monday called for the firing of Officer Saharat Sampim, claiming he made false statements about 19-year-old Roshad McIntosh having a gun before another officer shot and killed McIntosh in 2014.
COPA Says It Has Received More Than 20 Police Misconduct Reports From Friday Unrest At Grant ParkThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) said Sunday that it had received more than 20 complaints against Chicago Police officers as a result of protests in Grant Park.
CPD Discipline Process Under Microscope As Chicago Cops Face Misconduct ComplaintsThe Chicago Police Department’s discipline process is under the microscope. So is the review process of the Civilian Office of Police Accountability, and so is the police union’s defense of the sometimes defenseless.
One Person In Custody After Chicago Police SUV Shot On Southeast SideOne person is in custody after a shooting incident involving a Chicago police SUV.
New Footage Of Brickyard Violence Shows Another Woman Slapping OfficerTate's cousin, Mia Wright, was pulled out of the vehicle after officers used batons to smash the windows. There's also video of another woman slapping an officer.
Hundreds Of Complaints Have Been Filed Against Chicago Police Officers Since Protests, Unrest BeganMultiple Chicago Police officers were under investigation this week, after hundreds of complaints were filed since Friday.
CPD Officers Under Investigation After Violent Arrest Caught On VideoThe Civilian Office of Police Accountability is investigating after Chicago police were caught on video violently pulling two women out of a car.
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot On Video Showing Officers Dragging Women Out Of Vehicle: 'We Will Investigate'"Whatever the facts dictate, we will investigate every case and get to the bottom of every case. And we will not spare any resource to do so."
Two Chicago Police Officers In CTA Red Line Shooting Relieved Of DutiesTwo Chicago police officers involved in an arrest that led to the shooting of a CTA passenger should be relieved of their police powers, effective immediately, the Civilian Office Of Police Accountability said Wednesday
'My Partner Took Him Down': New Video Of CPD Thanksgiving Day Body Slam"Whose holding the supervisors accountable? And it's not COPA and it's not CPD brass. So what's gonna change about the code of silence, because that comes from the top."
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.