Laquan McDonald

Vic Mensa stopped his performance to speak about police brutality and the mistreatment of disenfranchised people.

The petition, filed this week in a Cook County Circuit court, seeks to have Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez removed from the case due to her connection with the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP).

A damning new report accuses Chicago police of destroying dash cams in an effort to block audio during certain encounters with residents.

April Goggans stood silently holding a sign that read, "16 shots and a cover up #LaquanMcDonald #ResignRahm," according to CNN.

After backlash against police-involved shootings, Chicago officers are making dramatically fewer investigative stops and confiscating fewer guns as murders and shootings have increased so far this year, DNAinfo Chicago reports.

The city of Chicago has begun a $5.5 payout of reparations to nearly 60 individuals who were tortured by the police in the 1970s and 1980s.

Jordan Marsh, senior corporation counsel for the city, resigned after a judge ordered a new case in a wrongful death lawsuit.

The emails show that the mayor's staff was “scrambling” on how to deal with and react to the shooting.

Jason Van Dyke's lawyer entered a not-guilty plea Tuesday before a Cook County trial judge.

More details from the night Laquan McDonald was fatally shot by a Chicago police officer are beginning to emerge.

A grand jury on Tuesday returned an indictment on six murder charges and one count of official misconduct against a Chicago police officer in the shooting death of Laquan McDonald.