Convicted Cop: Feds’ Use Of ’16 Shots’ Wrongly Invoked Laquan McDonaldBoth Marco Proano and Jason Van Dyke fired their weapons 16 times during the incidents that landed them in court.
Chicago Cop Who Shot At Car Full Of Teens Found GuiltyAs a car full of teens reversed, Officer Marco Proano opened fire on it — emptying his clip of 16 bullets. Two of the teens were hit in the 2013 incident.
Teen Says Cop Told Him He’s ‘Lucky’ To Be Alive After Cop Shot HimAfter a Chicago police officer wounded two teens in a December 2013 shooting, he told one of them he was lucky to be alive, the teen told a federal jury Wednesday.
Attorney Defends ‘Split Second’ Decision As Chicago Cop’s Trial BeginsThe veteran Chicago cop on trial for his December 2013 shooting of two teenagers made a “split second” decision in what he believed to be a neighborhood full of guns, drugs and crime, his defense attorney told a jury Tuesday.
Trial Begins For Cop Who Fired At Car Full Of TeensMarco Proano responded to a call for help from fellow officers in pursuit of a possible stolen car on Dec. 27, 2013. Proano opened fire on a vehicle, emptying his clip of 16 bullets.
Feds Want To Keep DOJ Report Out Of Chicago Police Officer’s TrialThe report “would mislead the jury, and would confuse the pertinent issues” in Officer Marco Proano’s trial, prosecutors said.
Ex-FBI Agent Says IPRA Considered Clearing Cop Later Charged By FedsIPRA was leaning in 2015 toward clearing a cop who would ultimately face criminal charges for wounding two teens, an ex-FBI agent testified.
Cop Facing Federal Civil Rights Charges After 2013 Shooting Gives Up GunMarco Proano is on desk duty after pleading not guilty to the federal charges last week, and has given up his gun.
Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Charges In 2013 ShootingA Chicago police officer charged with violating the civil rights of two teenagers he shot in 2013 pleaded not guilty Thursday when he made his first appearance before a federal judge.
Chicago Police Officer Indicted By Feds In 2013 Shooting Of Two TeensThe indictment doesn’t identify the alleged victims but accuses the officer of violating their civil rights on Dec. 22, 2013.
Officer Seen In Video Firing At Black Teens Fatally Shot Suspect In 2011, Family Says