Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul Calls Wrong Raids By Chicago Police 'Disturbing' And 'Heartbreaking'The state's top prosecutor said Tuesday that he is alarmed by a pattern of Chicago police raiding the wrong homes.
Police Supt. Eddie Johnson Addresses Wrong Raids In Radio Interview: Fact-Checking His ClaimsChicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson has denied repeated requests to sit down with the CBS 2 Investigators about wrong raids by officers.
Family Sues Police For Raiding Wrong Home, Pointing Guns At Woman Holding A Baby; 'Police Terrorized Another Innocent'A Chicago family was set to file a lawsuit on Thursday, after saying police pointed guns at them upon wrongly raiding their home.
Innocent Woman: Chicago Police Handcuffed Me While I Was Naked During Wrong RaidUndressed and afraid, Anjanette Young said she grabbed the nearest jacket to cover herself while she ran to the door upon hearing slams. But the door just burst open, she said, and she saw guns, pointed by Chicago Police officers who were in the wrong home.
Family Files Lawsuit After Chicago Police Raid Wrong Home, Seeking Man Already In PrisonAnother family who said Chicago Police officers wrongly raided their home is suing the city.
Body Camera Video Shows Police Handcuffing 8-Year-Old Boy After Raiding Wrong HomeThe CBS 2 Investigators obtained body camera video Chicago police did not want released, showing an 8-year-old boy handcuffed after officers once again raided an innocent family’s home.
Two Wrong Raids By Chicago Police Result In Nearly $500,000 Bill For TaxpayersIn both cases, city attorneys conceded that officers had no legitimate reason to break into the victims’ homes.
Mayor Lightfoot Takes Action, Investigation Begins Following CBS 2 Probe Into Wrong Raids By PoliceOur CBS 2 Investigators are getting results – the Chicago Police Department is under investigation for officers obtaining bad search warrants and then raiding the homes of innocent families.
'[un]warranted:' Home Is Where You Feel Safest, But What Happens When It's Wrongly Raided By Police?It's been a year since CBS 2 Investigators received its first tip about Chicago Police officers wrongly raiding a family's home and pointing guns at adults and children. But as the story unfolded, it became bigger than just one case. Watch the full documentary “[un]warranted,” with CBS 2’s Dave Savini.
Chicago Police Officers Reveal Major Missteps As They're Questioned On Video For Lawsuit About Raiding Wrong HomeFor the first time, Chicago Police officers are talking about why they raided the home of an innocent family.
100 Days In: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Talks Property Taxes, Wrong Raids By Police, And What She's Learned In OfficeAs Mayor Lori Lightfoot completed her first 100 days in office Tuesday, she took credit for a renewed focus on the city’s neighborhoods and people – and weighed in on negotiations with teachers, crime and, and the repeated problem of police raiding the wrong homes.
Peter Mendez Act Passed To Protect Kids After Year-Long CBS 2 Investigation: 'It's A Dream Come True'Last year Peter Mendez tearfully told his story of police wrongly raiding his home and pointing guns at him and his family. Now he is thrilled because Gov. JB Pritzker signed the Peter Mendez Act this week.
CBS 2 Investigation On Wrong Chicago Police Raids Leads To New Law Signed By Gov. PritzkerA CBS 2 investigation into children traumatized by Chicago police wrongly raiding their homes has led to a new law just signed by Governor JB Pritzker.
South Suburban Family Left In Fear After Police Raid Goes Wrong, Boy Is Shot In KneeA police raid went horribly wrong in south suburban Markham back in May – with a 12-year-old boy ending up getting shot in the knee.
Another Family Sues Chicago Police For Raiding The Wrong Home 3 Times In 4 Months, Pointing Guns At ChildrenA federal civil rights lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a family who said Chicago Police officers raided the wrong home three times this year and pointed guns at children.