Update Nov. 21, 2016: This week marks a year since the release of a police dash-cam video showing a Chicago police officer shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times. Photographers for The Chicago Reporter documented the unprecedented wave of protests that enveloped the city as the police scandal unfolded. The rallying cry of 16 shots was heard around the nation – and the world.


Max Herman is a freelance photographer based in Chicago.

Stacey is a photojournalism fellow at The Chicago Reporter.

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