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Cop Punished For Refusing To Help Cover Up Shooting Of Autistic...

AFRICANGLOBE - It’s no secret that if you go against the code of silence, and you report corruption, it will ruin your career. Isaac Lambert is the latest victim of his fellow Chicago officers retaliating against him for refusing to cover up the shooting of 18-year-old Ricardo Hayes in 2017.

Man Shot Five Times By Chicago Cops After Calling 911 To...

AFRICANGLOBE - A man was shot fives times by Chicago police officers after he angered them by calling 911. On Feb. 7, 2015, Antwon D. Golatte was stopped on the South Side by Chicago police for an alleged traffic violation. Three other police officers – Jaime Gaeta, Harry Matheos and Matt Dercola – soon arrived on the scene. Golatte, a Black man, says he called 911 as soon as he saw them, because he recognized the three as the officers who stopped him two days earlier. In that stop, the officers dumped his pizza on the ground and made him stand barefoot in the snow while they searched his car.

Chicago Cop Murder Teen — Then Charge His Friend For The...

AFRICANGLOBE - A 23-year-old man is currently serving a jail sentence for his best friend’s murder, despite a Chicago police officer actually pulling the trigger. Alarmingly, Louis’ case is just one of many charged under the felony murder rule. Since 2011, Chicago police have successfully charged at least ten defendants for murder, despite the police officer on the scene actually doing the killing.

Police Charge 2 Men In Hadiya Pendleton Murder

AFRICANGLOBE - Micheail Ward, 18, and Kenneth Williams, 20, have been charged in the murder of Hadiya Pendleton, according to Chicago police. Ward and Williams, were both charged with first degree murder, two counts of attempted first degree murder and two counts of aggravated battery/discharge of a firearm, police said.

Cleveland Killings Highlight Epidemic of Police Violence in U.S.

AFRICANGLOBE - In Cleveland, Ohio on November 29, Malissa Williams and Timothy Russell, both unarmed, were killed in a hail of 137 bullets fired by 13 officers. On December 15, Chicago police shot and killed Jamaal Moore, who was unarmed, after they struck him with a police car. On August 11, police chased down and executed Darrius Kennedy in broad daylight in New York City.