Laquan McDonald

Former Chicago Police officer Joseph Walsh, left, former detective David March and former officer Thomas Gaffney (AP Pool)
January 17, 2019 - 3:25 pm
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A judge has acquitted three Chicago police officers of trying to cover up the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald to protect another officer who pulled the trigger. Judge Domenica Stephenson said Thursday that after considering all of the evidence, including...
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Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool File)
November 27, 2018 - 6:44 pm
The case marks what's believed to be the first time in Chicago history that members of the police force have faced criminal charges for allegedly trying to cover up the actions of a fellow officer in an on-duty shooting.
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Jason Van Dyke/Cook County Sheriff
October 09, 2018 - 4:00 pm
Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke -- convicted last week in the 2014 death of a teenager -- is one of 45 detainees housed off-site, the Cook County Sheriff's Department said.
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People react outside of City Hall after a jury convicted white Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke of second-degree murder in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald Friday, Oct 5, 2018, in Chicago. Van Dyke, 40, was the first Chicago office
AP Photo/Matt Marton
October 06, 2018 - 10:37 am
It was the second such verdict nationally in two months. Jason Van Dyke's guilty conviction for second-degree murder and multiple counts of aggravated battery for fatally shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times came two months after a Texas officer was convicted in the killing of a 15-year-...
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(Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool)
October 05, 2018 - 12:57 pm
A jury on Friday convicted Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke of second-degree murder in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald.
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