Chicago Officer Jason Van Dyke Out on Bond


Chicago Officer Jason Van DykeJason Van Dyke, the Chicago police officer who was charged with the murder of Laquan McDonald, is out on a $1.5 million bond on Monday.

He was charged with first-degree murder last week for shooting McDonald 16 times during an October 2014 confrontation.

The shooting and subsequent delay in investigation by Chicago authorities prompted protests across the city following release of surveillance video showing the incident. Read more at ABC News.



  1. Cops perform a dangerous stressful job and deserve every benefit of the doubt. But in this case there is no doubt – it was a horrifying execution. I saw the video of McDonald’s body jerking on the ground as shot after shot slammed into it. I can’t even imagine what defense can be presented in light of the video.