Subject: Libations Fields
Release of materials by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability relative to this incident was previously prohibited pursuant to a court order entered on July 17, 2018 in the case of People v. Libations Fields, No. 18 CR 8275, which is no longer in effect due to the conclusion of the criminal matter.
Pursuant to the Illinois Juvenile Court Act, 705 ILCS 405/1-1, et seq., the City is also prohibited from releasing law enforcement records that relate to a minor who has been investigated, arrested, or taken into custody before his or her 18th birthday, without a court order. As a result, the City is restricted from releasing certain records related to this incident.