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Aldermen meet in the City Council Chambers at City Hall. (Credit: CBS)

City Council Panel Approves Mayor’s Pick To Head Police Review Board

A City Council panel has approved a former federal prosecutor as the new head of the Chicago Police Board reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.


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Fired Police Officer Reinstated By Chicago Police Board

A fired Chicago cop caught up in a plan to plant drugs and a gun in a suburban woman’s car got his job back after the city’s police board this month took a second look at the case.


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Ex-Cop Acquitted Of Framing Woman Could Get Job Back

A former Chicago cop caught up in a “hare-brained” scheme to plant drugs and a gun in a suburban woman’s car — a scheme that led to a $375,000 city payout — may soon get his job back.


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Police Board Rejects Deal To Suspend Chicago Cop 60 Days In Woman’s Death

The police board scrapped the deal that police Supt. Garry McCarthy had struck with Sgt. Steven Lesner. Instead, the eight-member panel of mayoral appointees has ordered a full inquiry into the events that led to Catherine Weiland’s death.


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More Than 40 Candidates Apply For Police Superintendent

More than 40 candidates have applied to become Chicago’s next police superintendent, officials said Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2011

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Police Board Taking Applications For Top Cop

Two weeks after Jody Weis stepped down as Chicago’s top cop, the Police Board has launched the application process for finding a new full-time police superintendent.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2011