CPD Use of Deadly Force Training

Lucy Parsons Labs Blog According to a recent DOJ report, CPD was using a 35 year old video on the use of deadly force by officers. Included in that report was a suggestion that one CPD recruit 'appeared to be sleeping' which prompted us to FOIA for the video. Read More ›


Supporting SB689, the Seizure and Forfeiture Reporting Act in Illinois

Lucy Parsons Labs Blog IL SB689 is a bill that seeks to reform the civil asset forfeiture process in Illinois. Lucy Parsons Labs submitted our support for it with some important feedback. Read More ›


Lucy Parsons Labs now an registered 501c3 non-profit

Lucy Parsons Labs Blog Over the last year LPL has been working on certification as a 501c3 and has finally been approved. Read More ›


CVE in Chicago

Lucy Parsons Labs Blog The Department of Homeland Security has been quietly expanding surveillance programs in Chicago Read More ›


Lucy Parsons Labs Launches OpenOversight

Lucy Parsons Labs Blog Lucy Parsons Labs has launched a new police accountability tool -- OpenOversight -- based on public records and open source data collection on Chicago Police Read More ›