Search
Chicago's Nationally Recognized Civil Rights And Criminal Defense Law Firm

blog Archives

How many people do police kill annually in the United States?

Police in the United States are generally permitted to use lethal force when the situation requires it. In other words, they may need to use lethal force to protect their own lives or the lives of others. In other circumstances, police need to use other less violent means to enforce the law.

Chicago Police Department requires cameras to provide safety

There is no reason that someone meant to protect and serve should hurt an innocent person. Police officers should focus on helping all people, not just people of a certain background. This is certainly a problem in Chicago as well as surrounding areas, but there is some good news.

The role race plays in police brutality

There are a number of fatal shootings of black people by police within the United States in the media presently. The problem with this can't be understated, but there is an issue. There is very little information on how racial bias impacts fatal police shootings, and because of that, it's complicated to define the true impact race has on law enforcement.

Awards & Recognition

More More

Don’t risk your rights by waiting to contact an attorney. Contact us right now

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Erickson & Oppenheimer, Ltd.
223 West Jackson Blvd, Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60606

Toll Free: 877-505-1924
Chicago Law Office Map

Review Us