18 Chicago police officers disciplined after video shows cops lounging around congressman’s office during George Floyd unrest

CHICAGO — Eighteen Chicago police officers have been disciplined for their roles in last year’s incident at U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush’s South Side campaign office, where cops were depicted on video making popcorn, drinking coffee and sleeping on a couch while nearby businesses were being looted amid civil unrest, officials said. Of that group, seventeen officers were given suspensions and one was issued a reprimand, a light punishment that doesn’t result in any docked time, according to the Chicago Police Department. The department did not disclose the severity of the suspensions but said the offic…

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