• Jason Van Dyke Oct 10

    Court Dismisses Jason Van Dyke's Appeal

    Former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke’s appeal of his 2018 conviction for killing 17-year-old Laquan McDonald was dismissed Friday. Illinois’ First District Appellate Court made the ruling Friday at Van Duke’s request. In 2018, Van Dyke was convicted of second-degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery with a firearm. He was sentenced to 6 years and 9 months in...

  • Jason Van Dyke Oct 10

    Court Dismisses Jason Van Dyke's Appeal

    Former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, who was convicted in the 2014 shooting death of Laquan McDonald, on Friday dropped his appeal. NBC 5’s Natalie Martinez reports.

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