Chicago Police Department Paying Heavily for Negligent Shooting of Grandmother
Negligent Chicago police are held liable for the shooting of a Chicago, Illinois grandmother. A personal injury lawsuit and a wrongful death lawsuit were both filed against the police after a grandmother was shot and killed while protecting her grandson from gun fire. The gun shot injury left the Chicago family with a half a million dollar personal injury settlement and wrongful death settlement, a sum that does little to heal the emotional wounds of the shooting. Chicago Police Department negligence is an unfortunate reoccurring problem which comes in the wake of many public stories including personal injuries from police beatings and personal injury related deaths from police crossfire. To read the full story click here.