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Nearly 75 Percent of People Shot by Chicago Police are Black, Report Says
A task force is recommending that the Chicago Police Department acknowledge its history of racism after a report found that 74 percent of people shot by police between 2008 and 2015 were black. The Police Accountability Task Force released a report Wednesday, detailing "racist or biased policing"
Teen Shot by Chicago Cop Called 911 Three Times Asking for Help
A young man who was fatally shot by police in Chicago called 911 for help three times before the fatal encounter with police, according to newly released audio recordings. More details about the Dec. 26 shooting that left Quintonio LeGrier and his neighbor Bettie Jones dead have emerged as a series
Young Black Man Killed by Police After Calling 911 for Help
Please oh. Fort. Erie street. The calls from this home started the morning after Christmas the first three came from Northern Illinois University student when Tonioli Greer. He wanted the police but wouldn't say why. You're remembered him a little. At city lacks less. Your name or. The question.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Police Training Overhaul
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Wednesday that the city will overhaul police tactics and training to mitigate tension between residents and officers following the outrage caused by the deadly police shootings of Laquan McDonald in 2014 and Bettie Jones and Quintonio LeGrier on Saturday.
Protests Erupt in Chicago, Cleveland
Demonstrators are protesting in both cities over police shootings of unarmed African-Americans.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Cuts Vacation Short After Latest Police Shooting
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is cutting his holiday vacation short to deal with the fallout from two people being fatally shot by police the day after Christmas, just as the city is dealing with blowback from another deadly altercation. Saturday's shooting, which left a 55-year-old grandmother and a
New Police Shooting Sparks Outrage
Chicago police killed teen and his neighbor Bettie Jones, a mother of five.