Joliet Mayor: 'Clearly, There Was Some Improper Behavior' By Officers On Video Of Eric Lurry Before He Died In CustodyThe video of a man who died in police custody in a Joliet has led to a call for an independent investigation.
Joliet Police Field Training Sergeant Speaks Out On Why He Blew Whistle On Video Of Man Who Died In CustodyA controversy has exploded over a video obtained by the CBS 2 Investigators.
Man Dies In Police Custody In Joliet; Police Accused Of Withholding Video For 5 MonthsAnother man has died in police custody, and there are accusations that Joliet police tried to cover it all up – including a video that was buried for five months.
Protest Held In Chicago After Death Of George Floyd During Arrest By Minneapolis PolicePeople protested in Chicago on Tuesday evening following the death of an unarmed black man who was being arrested by police in Minneapolis.
Waukegan Police Cleared In Death Of Avion Cotton; Video Shows Officers Telling Him To Spit Out Drugs: 'Dude, You're Gonna Die'Videos released by police show officers repeatedly told Cotton to spit out the baggies he had swallowed. An autopsy found Cotton died of an overdose of cocaine, fentanyl, and heroin.
Man Dies After Eating 'White Substance' While Fleeing Waukegan Police; Family Says Officers Used Excessive ForceAvion Cotton died after police said he ingested a “white substance” during an arrest in north suburban Waukegan, and his family has accused officers of using excessive force, but the Lake County Coroner's office said there were no signs of physical trauma on his body.
Inmate Who Escaped, Hid In Port-A-Potty Dies In CustodyA man who made headlines in December for briefly escaping authorities has now died in federal custody.