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Thursday, August 24, 2017
Jason Van Dyke

Chicago Mayor Apologizes, Protesters Urge He Resign

Emanuel’s speech comes after two weeks of protests in Chicago, following the release of a 2014 police dashboard video of an officer shooting a black teenager.

December 9, 2015

Chicago Police Chief Out, Inquiry Launched Over Black Teen’s Death

Chief ousted after mass protests over a white officer’s shooting of a black teenager 16 times, department’s refusal to release video for more than a year.

December 1, 2015

Chicago Officer, Charged With Murdering Black Teen, Posts Bond

The police union president said union members were helping Van Dyke’s family raise the amount needed for Van Dyke to get out of jail.

November 30, 2015