Futterman Discusses Ruling on Police Misconduct Reports on WBEZ's 'The Morning Shift'

The public’s right to know about police misconduct
WBEZ
The Morning Shift
March 14, 2014

An Illinois Court of Appeals rules that police records related to misconduct reports are public documents. Supporters of the ruling say the public has a right to know the identities of police officers who’ve earned repeated complaints of misconduct. We hear what this ruling means for police accountability and how it can protect the public against abusive officers.

Faculty: 
Craig B. Futterman