Former DOJ Prosecutor Puts CPD Report Into Context

AG Loretta Lynch announces DOJ probe into CPD practices
AG Loretta Lynch announces DOJ probe into CPD practices

Former DOJ Prosecutor Puts CPD Report Into Context

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The Department of Justice says the Chicago Police Department is violating the U.S. Constitution through its use of excessive force. That’s one big takeaway from the long-awaited report released Friday. In an effort to unpack the findings, and understand what comes next, we reached out to former federal prosecutor Jonathan Smith, who has spent much of his career focusing on civil rights.