Independent Monitor Maggie Hickey filed the Independent Monitoring Team’s (IMT’s) Special Report: The City of Chicago’s and the Chicago Police Department’s Responses to Protests and Unrest under the Consent Decree (May 2020 – November 2020) on July 20, 2021. The report provides (1) a summary of major events; (2) an analysis of the City’s and the CPD’s ongoing efforts and challenges; and (3) corresponding recommendations for how the City and the CPD can simultaneously move toward compliance under the Consent Decree and better prepare for responding to protests and unrest.

View the full Special Report here. The corresponding press release is available here.