Chicago police chief out, force faces review over black teen’s death

File photo of Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy speaking on illegal firearms seizure at a news conference in Chicago

Chicago’s police chief was ousted on Tuesday after days of protest over a white officer’s shooting of a black teenager 16 times and the department’s refusal to release a video of the killing for more than a year. Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced during a news conference that he had asked Garry McCarthy, police superintendent since May 2011, to resign. The mayor also said he was creating a new police accountability task force.

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