There's an inside investigation that is been launched inside the Chicago Police Department. The inflow of data that leaked to the media regarding Jussie Smollett's case has prompted officers to look into the place their "vulnerabilities" lie.
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A rep for the Chicago PD instructed TMZ the Chief Of Detectives opened an investigation as a consequence of issues surrounding the police division was leaking info to the general public. The Chicago PD says there's been a ton of "inaccurate" info surfacing within the media surrounding Smollett's case and now, they're attempting to crack down on who the wrongdoer is.
"When there are allegations of data being leaked, an inside investigation has been opened and we're additionally our vulnerabilities," a spokesperson for the Chicago PD mentioned.
The Chicago PD's confronted tons of criticism for the way in which they've dealt with the Jussie Smollett case particularly because of the quantity of data that was being unfold from police sources. The actor's lawyer, Mark Geragos, claimed the police power leaks had been in an try to smear the actor's popularity.
"I feel the cooperation of Smollett is exactly why they've these two [suspects]," Geragos instructed CNN. "I have never seen something besides leaks based on legislation enforcement sources. To me, that screams out any individual that is attempting to govern one thing."
Earlier right this moment, the hospital the place Jussie Smollett checked himself into after his alleged assault fired dozens of workers for unauthorized entry to the actor's medical data.