Community Members React To 'Groundbreaking' Van Dyke VerdictCommunity activists said the "groundbreaking" guilty verdict at Jason Van Dyke's trial is "a starting point" to holding police officers accountable for wrongdoing.
Special Prosecutor In Van Dyke Trial: Verdict 'Gratifying' But 'Does Not Bring Back Laquan McDonald'The conviction of Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke "holds him accountable for his actions," but it "does not bring back Laquan McDonald," the special prosecutor in the case said Friday afternoon.
FOP President Says Van Dyke Will AppealAfter a jury convicted Jason Van Dyke of second-degree murder and aggravated battery charges, his lead defense attorney said he expected the jury to convict the Chicago police officer of at least some charges.
William Calloway, Activist Who Pressed For Laquan McDonald Video Release: 'It Was Because Of God We Got Justice'William Calloway, the community activist credited with pressuring authorities to released the Laquan McDonald shooting video, choked back tears as he tried to put into words what Friday's guilty verdict against Jason Van Dyke meant.
Jason Van Dyke, Laquan McDonald Trial Verdict: What We KnowJason Van Dyke was convicted of second degree murder for shooting Laquan McDonald four years ago.
Fast Facts: Who Is Jason Van Dyke?Jason Van Dyke: fast facts
Where Was Laquan McDonald Killed? Facts About Jason Van Dyke TrialChicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke encountered Laquan McDonald on near 41st Street and Pulaski Road on October 20, 2014.
Van Dyke Trial: Van Dyke Emotional, Frustrated During TestimonyOfficer Jason Van Dyke testified in court Tuesday, taking the stand in his own defense. He claimed he just wanted Laquan McDonald to drop his knife.
Van Dyke Testifies About Fatal Shooting Of Laquan McDonald; 'The Video Doesn’t Show My Perspective'Testimony has resumed today in the murder trial of Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke after Judge Vincent Gaughan postponed the proceedings for a day to accommodate a sick juror.
Decision Looms For Van Dyke: To Testify Or NotThe presiding judge could ask the 40-year-old Van Dyke in the coming week for a definitive answer.
Van Dyke Murder Trial: Video Reconstruction Expert Shows Animation Of ShootingA video reconstruction expert created an animation showing the shooting of Laquan McDonald from the viewpoint of Jason Van Dyke.
Live Updates: Jason Van Dyke Trial: Day 2The second day of the murder trial of Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke is underway. CBS 2 has live updates.