Chicago Police Superintendent

Supt. Garry McCarthy

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy Reacts To Conn. Shooting

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy says a meaningful response to the Connecticut school shooting would be to hold gun owners more accountable.


Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy and Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel, McCarthy Deploy 150 More Chicago Cops To Streets

Moving closer to his campaign promise to add 1,000 more police officers to the city streets, Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Sunday announced that 150 more officers were being deployed to 15 police districts in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2011

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Newark’s Top Cop, Garry McCarthy, Emerges As Favorite To Replace Weis

Garry McCarthy — the director of the Newark, N.J., police department — emerged as the odds-on favorite to become Chicago’s next police superintendent on Friday, the Sun-Times reports.


Mayor Richard Daley on his farewell tour Friday; right, Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel (CBS)

Emanuel, Daley Regularly Discussing Transition

Mayor Richard M. Daley revealed on Wednesday that he and Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel have had a lot more contact recently that many of us have been led to believe. The two, he said, have been meeting regularly to talk about transition.


Mayor Richard M. Daley and Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel share a laugh at U.S. Cellular Field before the White Sox home opener on April 7, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Emanuel Having A Tough Couple Of Days

It might be a bit premature to say the honeymoon is over, but the past 24 hours haven’t been great for Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011

Jody Weis

Weis: ‘Daley Could Not Have Been More Supportive’

A day after stepping down from the helm of the Chicago Police Department, Jody Weis said Wednesday it would be up to the people of Chicago to judge how well he did.

CBS 2–03/02/2011