Chicago —(ENEWSPF)—December 7, 2015. Attorney General Lisa Madigan today applauded the U.S. Department of Justice's (DOJ) announcement that its Civil Rights Division will launch an investigation to determine whether practices by the Chicago Police Department violate the Constitution and federal law.
Madigan issued the following statement regarding the decision:
"I'm pleased the Department of Justice Civil Rights Division has decided to pursue an investigation of the Chicago Police Department. Serious questions about the use of unlawful and excessive force and accountability for misconduct by Chicago police officers can only be answered by independent experts with the . . .