12 More Men Cleared Of Drug Charges Linked To Corrupt Former CPD Sgt. Ronald WattsProsecutors have cleared dozens of men and women of charges connected to Watts since 2016, typically announcing the exonerations in large batches.
Judge Tosses Convictions Of Four More Men Framed By Corrupt Former CPD SergeantFour more men framed by a corrupt former Chicago police officer had their cases dismissed on Wednesday, the latest in a string of exonerations in drug cases brought by former Sgt. Ronald Watts.
10 Men Cleared After Being Framed By Corrupt Chicago CopTen men who spent years in prison after being framed by a corrupt Chicago police sergeant now have their names cleared.
14 More Men Framed By Corrupt Former Cop Ronald Watts To Be Cleared This WeekProsecutors will drop charges Monday against 10 more men allegedly framed by disgraced former Chicago Police Sgt. Ronald Watts, the fourth such mass exoneration linked to Watts and his team. Four more men with cases linked to the corrupt former cop will be exonerated later this week.
7 More People Framed By Corrupt Former Cop Ronald Watts ExoneratedCook County prosecutors will ask a judge to vacate the convictions of six men and one woman falsely arrested by former Chicago Police Sgt. Ronald Watts and officers under his command.
More Convictions Tied To Corrupt Former Police Sgt. Ronald Watts Expected To Be Cleared SoonThe Cook County State's Attorney's office on Friday is expected to move to clear seven more drug convictions tied to corrupt former Chicago police Sgt. Ronald Watts and other officers under his command.
18 More Men Cleared Of Convictions Tied To Corrupt Former Police Sgt. Ronald WattsA judge has cleared drug convictions from the records of 18 more men who were arrested by a corrupt former Chicago police sergeant and his team.
Prosecutors To Drop Charges Against 18 More Men Whose Convictions Are Tied To Corrupt Officer Ronald WattsEighteen men convicted of various drug charges will be exonerated next week, when Cook County prosecutors plan to drop charges tied to corrupt former police officer Ronald Watts.
Man Framed in Cop Corruption Scandal Freed From Prison MondayAnthony McDaniels walked out of Stateville Prison Monday into the waiting arms of his sister on Monday, and offered a strong hug to his attorney, Joshua Tepfar.
Man Allegedly Framed By Corrupt Cop Ronald Watts Being Released From JailAnthony McDaniels was arrested on gun charges in 2008 and began serving a sentence in Stateville Prison in Joliet that year. He is being released Monday.
15 Men Cleared In Mass Exoneration Seek Certificates Of InnocenceFifteen men who were cleared of drug convictions tied to a corrupt former Chicago police officer, in what was believed to be the first mass exoneration in Cook County history, have now sought certificates of innocence.
Johnson Changes Course, Takes 7 Cops Who Worked Under Watts Off StreetAfter Thursday’s unprecedented exoneration of fifteen men who claimed they were victims of corrupt cops, seven officers were pulled off the streets.
15 Men Exonerated In Cases Tied To Corrupt Cop Ronald WattsAll 15 had filed a petition alleging Watts and his crew framed them between 2003 and 2008.
Cook County Prosecutors To Vacate Tainted Convictions Of 15 MenThe Cook County State's Attorney's Office has been reviewing claims made by 15 people arrested by a fired Chicago police sergeant from 2003 to 2008.
New Petition Alleges Corrupt Cop Ronald Watts Framed 15 MenThe 15 defendants cited FBI reports on the investigation into Watts and his crew that date back more than 8 years before Watts’ 2012 arrest.