COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 4500 SOUTH DREXEL BOULEVARD

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 23, 2021 COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 4500 SOUTH DREXEL BOULEVARD CHICAGO – Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) released video and other materials of the officer-involved shooting which occurred on July 25, 2021, near the 4500 Block of South Drexel Boulevard. Chicago Police …

COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF FATAL OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING IN CALUMET CITY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 1, 2021   COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF FATAL OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING IN CALUMET CITY Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) released video and other materials of the officer-involved shooting that took place on July 27, 2021, near 1600 Sibley Boulevard in Calumet City, Illinois. At approximately 3:15 …

COPA PROVIDES UPDATE OF INCIDENT CAPTURED ON VIDEO INVOLVING CPD OFFICER AND WOMAN WALKING HER DOG

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 30, 2021 COPA PROVIDES UPDATE OF INCIDENT CAPTURED ON VIDEO INVOLVING CPD OFFICER AND WOMAN WALKING HER DOG   CHICAGO – Today the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) recommended the Superintendent of the Chicago Police Department relieve the officer, captured in a widely circulated video on social media at a …

COPA PROHIBITED FROM RELEASING VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF THE OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING INCIDENT NEAR 6300 SOUTH BELL AVENUE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 16, 2021 COPA PROHIBITED FROM RELEASING VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF THE OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING INCIDENT NEAR 6300 SOUTH BELL AVENUE Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) received and posted to its website (https://www.chicagocopa.org/case/2021-3097/) a court order prohibiting the release of video and other materials pertaining to the officer …

COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF AN OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 100 S. KILPATRICK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 03, 2021 COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF AN OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 100 S. KILPATRICK Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) released video and other materials of an officer-involved shooting which occurred on July 9, 2021, near 100 S. Kilpatrick. Chicago Police Department officers responded to a call …

THE CITY OF CHICAGO BEGINS OFFICIAL SEARCH AND SELECTION PROCESS FOR THE NEXT CHIEF ADMINISTRATOR OF COPA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 30, 2021 THE CITY OF CHICAGO BEGINS OFFICIAL SEARCH AND SELECTION PROCESS FOR THE NEXT CHIEF ADMINISTRATOR OF COPA CHICAGO – Today, the City of Chicago announced the official national search and selection process for the next Chief Administrator of the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA), the agency responsible for …

COPA PROVIDES UPDATE ON FATAL OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 100 S. KILPATRICK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 9, 2021  COPA PROVIDES UPDATE ON FATAL OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 100 S. KILPATRICK Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) was notified of an officer involved shooting near 100 S. Kilpatrick. COPA investigators immediately responded to the scene of the incident to begin its investigation into the use of deadly …

COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF AN OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 8300 S. KERFOOT AVENUE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 9, 2021 COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF AN OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 8300 S. KERFOOT AVENUE Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) released video and other materials of the officer-involved shooting which occurred on June 9, 2021, near 8300 S. Kerfoot Avenue. Shortly after midnight, the Chicago Police …

COPA CONCLUDES INVESTIGATIONS INTO FATAL 2019 VEHICULAR INCIDENT

COPA CONCLUDES INVESTIGATIONS INTO FATAL 2019 VEHICULAR INCIDENT COPA CONCLUDES INVESTIGATIONS INTO FATAL 2019 VEHICULAR INCIDENT    The Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) has concluded its investigation into a fatal vehicular incident that took place on May 25th, 2019, at the intersection of North Laramie Avenue and West Division Street. COPA has forwarded the investigations …

COPA CONCLUDES INVESTIGATION INTO CHICAGO POLICE OFFICER’S ACTIONS INVOLVING MIRACLE BOYD AT PROTEST IN GRANT PARK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2021 COPA CONCLUDES INVESTIGATION INTO CHICAGO POLICE OFFICER’S ACTIONS  INVOLVING MIRACLE BOYD AT PROTEST IN GRANT PARK The Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) has concluded its investigation and delivered its report of findings and recommendations to the Superintendent of the Chicago Police Department (CPD) regarding an incident which occurred …