Austin District

Officer Erin Carlquist (L) and Officer Lissette Rosado (R) working with youngsters in a math and science club designed to help children learn something new, and improve police relations with the community. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Police Help Form Math And Science Club For West Side Kids

Some Chicago police officers have become involved in an effort on the West Side to spark interest in math and science among children, and in the process have improved relations with the community.

07/21/2015

Barbara West is the new commander of the Chicago Police Department's Austin District. (CBS)

McCarthy Appoints New Commanders For Rough Police Districts

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy on Friday announced a major shakeup at the Chicago Police Department, with a big impact on some of the city’s toughest neighborhoods.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2012