Jason Van Dyke

(Antonio Perez/ Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool)
September 17, 2018 - 10:17 pm
The video of the Oct. 20, 2014, shooting is so central to the murder trial of white Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke that jurors watched it at least five times during the first day of testimony Monday — the first time just 15 minutes into opening statements.
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Antonio Perez/ Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool
September 17, 2018 - 1:10 pm
Prosecutors on Monday showed jurors video of white Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke opening fire on black teenager Laquan McDonald, saying the 2014 fatal shooting was "completely unnecessary."
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Jason Van Dyke
Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool, File
September 14, 2018 - 4:03 pm
Attorneys for a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the 2014 fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald announced Friday that they will stick with a jury rather than asking the judge to decide his fate.
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