Bond Set At $5,000 For Bernard Kersh, Man Slammed To Pavement By Police Officer, As Rev. Jesse Jackson Condemns Police ActionsBond was set at $5,000 Sunday for a man facing charges of aggravated battery and resisting arrest – after he was slammed to the ground by a police officer on Thanksgiving when police said he spat on the officer.
Mayor Lightfoot Calls Video Showing Officer Tossing Man To Ground 'Disturbing'A video shared hundreds of thousands of times since Thursday afternoon shows a Chicago police officer tossing a man to the ground near 79th and Cottage Grove. Witnesses Friday described the moments right before the take-down.
Police Investigate After Video Shows Officer Tossing Man To Ground On 79th StreetDisturbing video surfaced Thursday of a confrontation with police in the Chatham neighborhood.