Debra Kirby

Debra Kirby, former head of the Internal Affairs Division of the Chicago Police Department. (CBS File Photo)

Former Internal Affairs Boss Denies Coverup Of 2007 Bar Beating

One of the highest ranking members of the Chicago Police Department took the witness stand Tuesday, and was grilled about her role in an alleged cover-up of the beating of a female bartender at the hands of a drunk Chicago cop in 2007.

10/30/2012

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Police Board Picks 3 Finalists For Superintendent

The Chicago Police Board has picked three finalists for a new superintendent, which would be narrowed down to two finalists when crossed with the four candidates picked by Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2011

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Report: White House Drug Czar A Candidate For Chicago Top Cop

Mayor-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.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2011