Chicago Police Board Fires Four Cops Connected To Jason Van Dyke Shooting Of Laquan McDonaldThree Chicago police officers and a police sergeant have been fired for covering up for Jason Van Dyke after he fatally shot Laquan McDonald, the Police Board said Thursday night.
Prosecutor In Laquan McDonald Case Won't Seek Re-ElectionKane County State's Attorney Joseph McMahon, the special prosecutor in the case of Jason Van Dyke who was convicted of killing black teenager Laquan McDonald, says he won't seek re-election.
Police Board To Decide Fate Of 4 Officers Accused Of Cover-Up In Laquan McDonald ShootingFour Chicago police officers accused of covering up the circumstances of the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald face possible firing, as the Chicago Police Board begins a hearing on their case on Wednesday.
Van Dyke Lawyers: No Resentencing Needed In Fatal ShootingProsecutors want the 40-year-old sentenced on the aggravated battery counts, which could result in a longer prison term.
West Side Church 'Peace Window' Honors Five Children Lost To Chicago Street ViolenceThe images of five children lost to Chicago's street violence over the past decade are part of a new 25-foot peace window at a West Side church.
'I Cannot Bury My Husband'; Jason Van Dyke's Wife Demands Answers After Former Officer Attacked In PrisonA day after learning former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke was beaten in a federal prison in Connecticut, his wife demanded to know why he was transferred out of Illinois in the first place, and called on authorities to do a better job of protecting his safety as he serves a nearly 7-year sentence in the murder of Laquan McDonald.
Jason Van Dyke Beaten In Federal Prison, Legal Team SaysJason Van Dyke was attacked and beaten in a Connecticut prison, his legal team confirms.
A Push To Get A New, Longer Sentence For Jason Van DykeLegal experts argue if the judge had sentenced Jason Van Dyke on the 16 counts of aggravated battery, Van Dyke's prison term would be much longer.
Attorney General, Special Prosecutor Ask Supreme Court To Order Re-Sentencing For Jason Van DykeIllinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul and Special Prosecutor Joseph McMahon are asking the state's highest court to order a new sentencing hearing for former Police Officer Jason Van Dyke, who was sentenced to less than seven years in prison for the murder of Laquan McDonald.
Attorney General's Office Reviewing Jason Van Dyke's SentenceThursday the Illinois attorney general's office announced it's reviewing his sentence and the law to make a determination.
Activists Call For Federal Charges Against Jason Van Dyke Following Less Than 7 Year SentenceAfter a quiet weekend, activists took to the streets On Martin Luther King Day to express their anger over Jason Van Dyke's less than seven year sentence for killing Laquan McDonald.
Van Dyke Could Serve Just Over Three Years For Murder Of Laquan McDonaldBefore Judge Vincent Gaughan handed down a six-and-a-half-year prison sentence to former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke for killing Laquan McDonald, he acknowledged the sentence wouldn’t sit well with either side.
Activist Calls Van Dyke Sentence 'A Slap In The Face'"Frankly, he walked in there today expecting to do another 15 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. They found out now he's going to do three years. It's a pretty good day for the Van Dyke family."
Jason Van Dyke Gets 81 Months For The Murder Of Laquan McDonald
LIVE UPDATES: Sentencing Hearing For Jason Van Dyke In Shooting Of Laquan McDonaldA sentencing hearing is underway for former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, who has been convicted in the 2014 shooting death of Laquan McDonald.