Tag : Laquan McDonald
title : Five Chicago Officers Face Firing Over Slaying of Black Teen
summary : The chief of Chicago's police department recommended on Tuesday that five officers be fired over their role in the 2014 shooting death of a black teenager, an incident that heaped national scrutiny on the nation's second largest police force.
date : Aug 31, 2016 07:26 AM EDT
title : Witnesses to Shooting Death of Laquan McDonald By Chicago Police Claim They Were 'Threatened, Ordered' To Change Accounts
summary : Intimidating witnesses, falsifying public records and a conspiracy that more than one person was involved — Attorneys representing the estate of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, who died Oct. 20, 2014, after being shot by Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke with 16 bullets, claim three witnesses to the shooting were questioned for hours, threatened by police officers and ordered to change their accounts to match the official Chicago police version of the shooting.
date : Jan 08, 2016 02:41 PM EST