Chicago Lawsuits

CPD Shooting Victim’s Family Awarded $1.18M Tax Payer Dollars

(ABC) The family of a man shot by a Chicago police officer was awarded a $1.18 million in a wrongful death lawsuit Thursday. At the time of the shooting in June 2015, police described Alfontish Cockerham as a gang member who had previously battered another officer, but the circumstances of surrounding the shooting were enough…