COPA PROVIDES UPDATE ON DEATH OF MS. IRENE CHAVEZ WHILE IN CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT 3RD DISTRICT CUSTODY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 27, 2021 COPA PROVIDES UPDATE ON DEATH OF MS. IRENE CHAVEZ WHILE IN CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT 3RD DISTRICT CUSTODY The Civilian Office of Police Accountability is currently investigating the death of Ms. Irene Chavez, which occurred December 18, 2021, following a medical emergency while in custody at the 3rd District Police …

COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 3900 W. MADISON

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 15, 2021   COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 3900 W. MADISON   Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) released video and other materials of the officer-involved shooting, which occurred on October 31, 2021, near the 3900 W. Madison in accordance with and in …

COPA RELEASES MATERIALS OF OFF-DUTY OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 3100 W. BELLE PLAINE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 22, 2021 COPA RELEASES MATERIALS OF OFF-DUTY OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 3100 W. BELLE PLAINE Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) released materials of an off-duty officer-involved shooting which occurred March 31, 2021, near 3100 W. Belle Plaine. The incident began when an individual attempted to make forcible entry …

COPA Releases Summary Report and Findings regarding Chicago Police Department Raid of Ms. Anjanette Young’s Residence

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 10, 2021 COPA Releases Summary Report and Findings regarding Chicago Police Department Raid of Ms. Anjanette Young’s Residence Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) released its Summary Report of Investigation detailing its findings and recommendations regarding the February 2019 raid at Ms. Anjanette Young’s home. In advance of today’s …

COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF FATAL OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 7700 SOUTH CARPENTER STREET

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2021 COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF FATAL OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 7700 SOUTH CARPENTER STREET CHICAGO – Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) released video and other materials of an officer-involved shooting which occurred on October 4, 2021, near the 7700 Block of South Carpenter Street. Chicago …

COPA CONCLUDES INVESTIGATION INTO INCIDENT INVOLVING MS. NIKKITA BROWN AT NORTH AVENUE BEACH

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 28, 2021 COPA CONCLUDES INVESTIGATION INTO INCIDENT INVOLVING MS. NIKKITA BROWN AT NORTH AVENUE BEACH CHICAGO – The Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) has concluded its investigation and delivered its Summary Report of Investigation (SRI) to the Superintendent of the Chicago Police Department (CPD) regarding an incident that occurred on …

COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF FATAL OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 6500 SOUTH HARVARD AVENUE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 19, 2021 COPA RELEASES VIDEO & OTHER MATERIALS OF FATAL OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 6500 SOUTH HARVARD AVENUE CHICAGO – Today, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) released video and other materials of the officer-involved shooting which occurred on September 19, 2021, near the 6500 Block of South Harvard Avenue in …

COPA PROVIDES UPDATE ON FATAL OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 7700 S. CARPENTER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 5, 2021 COPA PROVIDES UPDATE ON FATAL OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING NEAR 7700 S. CARPENTER The Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) investigators responded to the officer involved shooting which occurred yesterday, October 4, 2021 in the 6th Police District near 7700 S. Carpenter Street and began its investigation into the use of …

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 …