Desk Duty

Police, generic desk duty illustration. (CBS)

2 Investigators: Accused Cops Draw Desk-Duty Salaries, Sometimes For Years

Some Chicago police officers accused of misconduct have been stripped of their powers and placed on paid desk duty. CBS 2’s Pam Zekman reports.

01/31/2013

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Supt. Garry McCarthy. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/WBBM Newsradio)

Emanuel To Put 114 More Police Officers Back On The Street

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is set to announce plans to put 114 Chicago Police officers back on the street, redeploying them from specialized units and administrative posts.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011

Chicago Police Supt. Jody Weis

Six More Chicago Cops Face Brutality Charges

Seven Chicago police officers have been taken off the street because of accusations of brutality involving a crime suspect in police custody.

WBBM Newsradio–10/18/2010