Ediberto Diaz

  • Recommendation Termination
  • Decision Termination
  • Length of process 8 months July 25, 2019 to March 19, 2020 Closed

Charged with violating 5 rules on 11 counts

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Rule 1 1 count

Violation of any law or ordinance.

Rule 2 5 counts

Any action or conduct which impedes the Department's efforts to achieve its policy and goals or brings discredit upon the Department.

Rule 6 2 counts

Disobedience of an order or directive, whether written or oral.

Rule 15 2 counts

Intoxication on or off duty.

Rule 38 1 count

Unlawful or unnecessary use or display of a weapon.

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The Board finds the Respondent guilty of violating Rule 1, Rule 2, Rule 6, Rule 15, and Rule 38, as set forth in paragraph nos. 5–9 above. As a result of the foregoing, the Board, hereby determines that cause exists for discharging the Respondent from his position as a police officer with the Department of Police and from the services of the City of Chicago. Respondent Police Officer Ediberto Diaz, Star No. 10299, as a result of having been found guilty of all charges in Police Board Case No. 19 PB 2960, be and hereby is discharged from his position as a police officer with the Department of Police and from the services of the City of Chicago. This disciplinary action is adopted and entered by a majority of the members of the Police Board.

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