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Lightfoot, Toledo Family’s Attorneys Call For Peace As City Releases Video Of Police Shooting 13-Year-Old

Representatives for the city and Adam Toledo's family asked that people respond "peacefully" to the videos and respect the family's privacy as they grieve.

Citywide

City Raising Lake Shore Drive Bridge Downtown — The Same Day Adam Toledo Video Will Be Released

A city spokesman said the bridge will be raised Thursday night to Friday morning “for testing and maintenance ahead of boat run season.”

Downtown

Video Of Police Shooting 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo To Be Released Thursday

The city has prepared for potential unrest in the wake of the video’s release, though memorials and protests in Toledo's honor have been peaceful.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Protesters March Through The Loop To Honor Daunte Wright, Adam Toledo And Victims Of Police Violence: ‘This Is Our Problem, Too’

About 100 people demonstrated Tuesday night to protest the killings of Toledo, who was fatally shot by a police officer in Little Village, and Wright, a 20-year-old shot outside Minneapolis.

Downtown

After Viewing ‘Heartbreaking’ Video Of Police Shooting 13-Year-Old, Adam Toledo’s Family Asks City To Delay Public Release Of Footage, Agency Says

The slain seventh-grader's family viewed body camera video of his death Tuesday and reportedly asked a police oversight agency to delay releasing the footage to the public. It will be made public eventually.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

City Boosts Police Presence To Prepare For Potential Unrest Over Adam Toledo Video, Daunte Wright Killing

Some officers had their days off canceled, and there was a heavy police presence along Michigan Avenue Monday. Large salt trucks, previously used to block streets, were also out.

Downtown

Why Were Police Told To Turn Off Body Cameras Minutes After Adam Toledo Shooting? It’s Standard Policy, Department Says

Once officers have sealed off a crime scene to investigate, police said, it's typical for responding officers to shut off their body cameras.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Adam Toledo, Holding A Gun, Was Told To ‘Drop It’ Before Cop Fatally Shot 13-Year-Old, Prosecutors Allege

It remains unknown whether Toledo pointed or shot the gun before he was killed in Little Village on March 29. Video of the high-profile shooting could be released next week. The man allegedly with Toledo that night was charged with three felonies Saturday.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Adam Toledo’s Family Slated To Watch Video Of Cop Fatally Shooting 13-Year-Old Next Week, Lawyers Say

City officials say they will publicly release the police camera footage of the March 29 shooting, but not before Toledo's relatives have had a chance to see it.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Adam Toledo’s Family Hasn’t Seen Police Video Of Cop Shooting 13-Year-Old, Attorney Says

The family is preparing for the seventh grader's funeral and has yet to see the body cam footage the night the 13-year-old was shot and killed by police.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

After Chicago Police Kill 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo, Little Village Neighbors Demand Answers At Vigil: ‘We Want To See Justice’

"There have been too many Black and Brown lives taken at the mercy of the Chicago Police Department — and we need this to stop now,” one organizer said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Why Did Police Shoot Adam Toledo? Week After 13-Year-Old Slain, Few Details Revealed

The shooting has gained national attention, but details about how Toledo was killed — and why it took two days to inform his family — have been slow to trickle out.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Police Foot Chase Policy Should Be Changed, Lightfoot Says After 13-Year-Old Boy Killed By Officer

Chases pose a "significant safety issue" to officers, the person being chased and community members — yet police chase people many times every single day, Lightfoot said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Marchers Take To Logan Square Streets To Demand Justice For 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo

A small group gathered in Logan Square to protest the death of seventh grader Adam Toledo, who was killed by a police officer in what police have called an "armed confrontation."

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Chicago Police Killed A 13-Year-Old Boy In Little Village Monday

Adam Toledo, 13, died from a gunshot wound in his chest. The Civilian Office of Police Accountability is investigating the shooting, which police say happened during an "armed confrontation."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
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