COPA Chief Sydney Roberts Statement – Officer Involved Shooting – 2nd District – 47th & Prairie – June 6, 2018

On June 6, 2018 at 8:53pm the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) was notified of an officer involved shooting. After arriving on the scene and beginning our investigation we were notified the civilian had deceased. We ask for patience from the community as we conduct a full and thorough investigation. Our investigators continue to remain on the scene and are already underway speaking to witnesses.
If anyone has information that will be helpful to our investigation we ask that you reach out to our office at 312-746-3609 or contact us via our website at

Sydney Roberts

Chief Administrator – COPA