1. Inspector general report shows at least 16 officers involved in cover-up of Laquan McDonald shooting  NBC News
  2. City releases IG report on fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald  FOX 32 Chicago
  3. City releases files from watchdog’s probe of fatal Chicago police shooting of Laquan McDonald  Chicago Tribune
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Internal report detailing the investigations of officers involved in Laquan McDonald shooting was released after being kept secret for almost three years.Several false statements served to "mischaracterize the events leading up to the McDonald shooting, and to thereby bolster a false narrative which might offer justification for the shooting," the report said.

fter years of keeping the city watchdog’s investigation into the Laquan McDonald police shooting under wraps, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s administration released it to the public Wednesday, a key move in her promise to try to build trust in the way high-profile allegations of police misconduct are handled.fter years of keeping the city watchdog’s investigation into the Laquan McDonald police shooting under wraps, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s administration released it to the public Wednesday, a key move in her promise to try to build trust in the way high-profile allegations of police misconduct are handled.

City releases files from watchdog’s probe of fatal Chicago police shooting of Laquan McDonald - Chicago Tribune

Chicago's law department on Wednesday released for the first time the city watchdog's full investigative reports into the 2014 fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white police officer - a move the mayor has championed in her push for transparent government and to regain public trust.Chicago's law department on Wednesday released for the first time the city watchdog's full investigative reports into the 2014 fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white police officer - a move the mayor has championed in her push for transparent government and to regain public trust.

The 2014 shooting was captured on an infamous video that showed McDonald, who was carrying a knife with a 3-inch blade, walking away from Van Dyke just before the officer shot him 16 times.The 2014 shooting was captured on an infamous video that showed McDonald, who was carrying a knife with a 3-inch blade, walking away from Van Dyke just before the officer shot him 16 times.

Former Chicago Cop Jason Van Dyke Sentenced To 81 Months In Prison For 2014 Murder : NPR

“The city has just released a host of previously unseen OIG reports related to their Jason Van Dyke/Laquan McDonald investigation. This story will be updated as the afternoon goes on https://t.co/FW0pA13muv”

Sam Charles on Twitter: "The city has just released a host of previously unseen OIG reports related to their Jason Van Dyke/Laquan McDonald investigation. This story will be updated as the afternoon goes on https://t.co/FW0pA13muv"

“#1yrago Jason Van Dyke guilty of 2nd degree murder and aggravated battery in shooting death of black teen Laquan McDonald https://t.co/cUHLu7HlZC”

Masque of the Red Death on Twitter: "#1yrago Jason Van Dyke guilty of 2nd degree murder and aggravated battery in shooting death of black teen Laquan McDonald https://t.co/cUHLu7HlZC… https://t.co/yXP7MI3XJh"

“Amber Guyger was sentenced to 10 years for killing Botham Jean in his own apartment. Jason Van Dyke was sentenced to 81 months for fatally shooting Laquan McDonald. Countless over cops have been acquitted for killing Black people. It all feels insufficient.”

Britni Danielle on Twitter: "Amber Guyger was sentenced to 10 years for killing Botham Jean in his own apartment. Jason Van Dyke was sentenced to 81 months for fatally shooting Laquan McDonald. Countless over cops have been acquitted for killing Black people. It all feels insufficient."

CHICAGO — Five years after a Chicago police officer shot and killed Laquan McDonald, the city Inspector General's report has finally been released. Read the report here. According to the report, the inspector general determined Jason Van Dyke lied during interviews following the shooting.CHICAGO — Five years after a Chicago police officer shot and killed Laquan McDonald, the city Inspector General's report has finally been released. Read the report here. According to the report, the inspector general determined Jason Van Dyke lied during interviews following the shooting. “Van Dyke’s false reports, false statements and material omissions all served to exaggerate the threat McDonald posed,” it states.

City of Chicago releases Inspector General’s report on Laquan McDonald shooting | WGN-TV

The thousands of pages of records from the Office of the Inspector General primarily the 16 officers whom the inspector general recommended be disciplined in the wake of the fatal shooting of the 17-year-old.The thousands of pages of records from the Office of the Inspector General primarily the 16 officers whom the inspector general recommended be disciplined in the wake of the fatal shooting of the 17-year-old.

Van Dyke lied during Laquan McDonald shooting investigation, IG says - Chicago Sun-Times

A report from Chicago's Inspector General on the 2014 fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald by white officer Jason Van Dyke has been released by the city.The city of Chicago has released a previously confidential report investigating the 2014 deadly shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white police officer.

Laquan McDonald shooting: City of Chicago releases Inspector General's reports after Jason Van Dyke sentenced in murder of black teen | abc7chicago.com

A report from Chicago's Inspector General on the 2014 fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald by white officer Jason Van Dyke has been released by the city.The city of Chicago has released a previously confidential report investigating the 2014 deadly shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white police officer.

Laquan McDonald shooting: City of Chicago releases Inspector General's reports after Jason Van Dyke sentenced in murder of black teen | abc7chicago.com

The Chicago mayor fulfills a campaign vow to disclose documents in the city’s probe of how CPD handled Officer Jason Van Dyke’s shooting.The Chicago mayor fulfills a campaign vow to disclose documents in the city’s probe of how CPD handled Officer Jason Van Dyke’s shooting.

Lightfoot Releases Laquan McDonald Records | WBEZ

The city of Chicago released the long-secret Inspector General’s report on the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald on Wednesday, making public for the first time hundreds of pages detailing the investigation...The city of Chicago released the long-secret Inspector General’s report on the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald on Wednesday, making public for the first time hundreds of pages detailing the investigation...

City of Chicago Releases Inspector General's Report on Laquan McDonald Shooting - NBC Chicago

The city of Chicago released documents on Wednesday, saying some local police covered up the illegal 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald. These are reports from city Inspector General Joseph Ferguson, in which he recommended that 16 officers be disciplined in connection to how they handled the investigation.The city of Chicago released documents on Wednesday, saying some local police covered up the illegal 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald. These are reports from city Inspector General Joseph Ferguson, in which he recommended that 16 officers be disciplined in connection to how they handled the investigation.

Chicago Releases Report on Alleged Laquan McDonald Cover-Up | Law & Crime

The city of Chicago released documents on Wednesday, saying some local police covered up the illegal 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald. These are reports from city Inspector General Joseph Ferguson, in which he recommended that 16 officers be disciplined in connection to how they handled the investigation.

Chicago Releases Report on Alleged Laquan McDonald Cover-Up | Law & Crime