Deering District

Chicago Police Cmdr. Joseph Gorman

Bridgeport Woman Excited About Neighborhood’s New Police Commander

“I think it’s incredible. I mean, we couldn’t have asked for anything better,” January Overton said. “I truly believe that this is gonna change drastically what’s happening on our block, and in the area.”

CBS Chicago–12/05/2012

Chicago Police Cmdr. Joseph Gorman

McCarthy Details Police Department Shakeup

Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy is making more changes in his top command as he tries to get a handle on violence in the city, particularly on the South and West Sides.


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Police Go After Drug Markets On South Side

Chicago Police are going after drug gangs, in an effort to cut the level of gun violence in the city.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012

31st Street Shooting

1 Bridgeport Robber Shot Dead By Police, 1 Escapes

One robber remains on the loose, and another was shot and killed by police, after officers caught them holding up a convenience store in the Bridgeport neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/11/2011