Sources: FOP Hires Jason Van Dyke For Janitorial WorkThe Chicago Police officer charged with killing Laquan McDonald reportedly has a new job. Sources tell CBS 2 Officer Jason Van Dyke has been hired by his own union, the Fraternal Order of Police.
CPD Union Seeks To Postpone IG’s Laquan McDonald Investigation The union representing the Chicago Police Department’s rank-and-file officers sought an injunction Wednesday, alleging the city of Chicago Inspector General’s investigation of the Laquan McDonald shooting violates the union’s collective bargaining agreement.
FOP President Dean Angelo Says Firing Gun The "Last Thing" Officers Want To DoRelatives and supporters of the two latest victims of police shooting in Chicago are wondering why more officers don't use Tasers instead of guns. WBBM's Nancy Harty reports the head of the police union says it's not that simple.
FOP Fighting New Rule Requiring Cops To Cover Up TattoosThe Fraternal Order of Police filed an unfair labor practice charge Tuesday.
FBI Investigating 2013 Police Shooting Of Two Teens In RoselandThe teens were wounded on Dec. 22 near 95th and La Salle after Chicago Police officers curbed a stolen car packed with joyriders, the department said in a statement after the incident.
Police Union Still Fighting City For Overtime From NATO ProtestsThe Fraternal Order of Police is accusing the Emanuel’s administration of concealing a ruling regarding overtime for police officers during the NATO summit, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
Police Union, CeaseFire At Odds Over Shooting Suspect's SurrenderThere is heavy friction between the Chicago police union and CeaseFire after the anti-violence organization helped a shooting suspect turn himself in earlier this week. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.
McCarthy: 'Significant Leads' In Murder Of Off-Duty CopChicago police officers went door-to-door in the Austin neighborhood on Wednesday, urging local residents to speak out about what they might know about the murder of an off-duty police officer last week.
Chicago Police Union Moves To Kill ACLU SuitThe Fraternal Order of Police filed a legal motion Thursday with the ultimate goal of dismissing an ACLU lawsuit that accused the city of Chicago of depriving some inner-city neighborhoods of adequate police protection.
Officers: Police Stations Shouldn't Be Homeless SheltersThe Chicago Fraternal Order of Police is concerned about police station lobbies becoming homeless shelters in bad weather.
Cops Who Shoot Someone Now Have 24 Hours To Talk To Independent ReviewersChicago Police officers have won the right to a 24-hour cooling-off period from the time they shoot someone to the time they must speak to an independent investigator.
Police Union Remembers Fallen OfficersThe Fraternal Order of Police today held a memorial to honor four Chicago Police officers who have died in the line of duty within the last year.