Shaun Mouzon seeks more than $1.2 million in damages. Around the same time he announced the federal lawsuit, the gun charges were dropped.
Tag: Police Violence
The cop fired his service weapon, striking the girl’s father in the arm. The bullet passed through him, hitting Ciara and killing her.
The family of a woman Chicago police say was accidentally shot by an officer have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city.
Emanuel and Interim Chicago Police Supt. John Escalante on Wednesday are slated to announce a “‘de-escalation’ approach to handling potential conflicts and standoffs, including making sure every ‘operational’ on-duty officer is equipped with a Taser.”
Two individuals, identified as a 19-year-old college student and a 55-year-old-woman, were fatally shot by Chicago police as officers were responding to a domestic dispute early Saturday morning.
Wednesday’s demonstration, if permitted, comes a year after more than 1500 activists staged a die-in at the mall to bring awareness to police violence in the wake of the deaths of Michael Brown Jr., Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, John Crawford and more.
According to The Huffington Post, Officer Richard Haste, 34, earned $88,614 in 2015 and received $25,000 in raises since gunning down Ramarley Graham in 2012.
U.S. District Judge David Hittner announced a Jan. 23, 2017 trial start date for the wrongful death suit filed by Bland’s family.
A Delaware officer who kicked a man in the head during an August 2013 arrest has returned to the force on administrative leave.
Cmdr. Glenn Evans, 53, was cleared of all charges stemming from the 2013 incident involving Rickey Williams, even in the face of the prosecution’s most compelling evidence — Williams’ DNA on the officer’s firearm