Bad Cops

Former Chicago Cop Sentenced to 7 Years for Stealing Cash, Drugs in illegal Raids

(ABC) A former Chicago Police officer was sentenced to more than seven years in prison Friday after lying to get search warrants to help him and another cop steal drugs and cash. Prosecutors said Xavier Elizondo and fellow officer David Salgado cloaked robberies and burglaries with “the veneer of lawfulness” and wrought “institutional havoc” on…

Chicago Cop Sentenced to 25 Years for Sex, with Trafficked Young Girls

(Sun Times Wire) A Chicago police officer who admitted to paying for sex with girls as young as 14 — including one with braces on her teeth — was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in federal prison. U.S. District Judge Virginia Kendall also ordered 62-year-old William “Willie” Whitley to pay $240,000 into a trust fund…