CPD Aims To Hire More Diverse Class Of Police RecruitsThe Chicago Police Department has launched a concentrated effort to hire police recruits who better represent Chicago's 77 diverse neighborhoods.
City Demolishes 300th Abandoned Building Since Last JulyPolice said abandoned buildings serve as havens for drug and gang activity.
Emanuel Backing Supt. McCarthy Despite Criticism From AldermenMayor Rahm Emanuel said Monday he has full confidence in Police Supt. Garry McCarthy, even in the face of criticisms from some Chicago aldermen about violent crime.
Police Stand By Crime Strategies After Bloody WeekendEight people were slain in various shootings in Chicago over the weekend, but Chicago police maintain their crime-fighting strategies are working.
Police First Deputy: Just Hiring More Officers Is Not Answer To Cutting CrimePolice First Deputy Supt. Al Wysinger is talking about plans to cut crime in the struggling Englewood and Harrison districts. But Wysinger says simply hiring more police officers is not the answer.
2 Outsiders, Insider In Contention For Police SuperintendentTwo outsiders and a Chicago Police insider reportedly have the inside-track to become the next police superintendent.
Report: White House Drug Czar A Candidate For Chicago Top CopMayor-elect Rahm Emanuel hopes to have his new police superintendent picked before he’s sworn in less than four weeks from now, and it appears the list of prime candidates is getting shorter.