At Issue: Emanuel Positions Himself For A Third TermLooking back on 2017, we saw Mayor Rahm Emanuel all but announce his bid for another term in office, and we also saw movement from a possible high-profile opponent.
McCarthy Nears Decision On Mayoral BidMore than anything, the fired police superintendent says, it's about his concern over the increased murder rate since his firing.
Garry McCarthy For Mayor? Exploratory Committee Formed For Ex-Top CopCould Chicago’s former top cop be Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s first challenger for re-election?
Jesse Jackson Jr. Says His Kids' Mental Health Is At Stake In DivorceFormer Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. has not yet publicly offered an explanation for filing for divorce from his wife, former Ald. Sandi Jackson, but said Monday his main goal in court is to protect his two teenage children from tabloid headlines.
Former Chicago Police Superintendent Heaps More Scorn On DOJ ReportGarry McCarthy is offering additional criticism about the federal report released last week that slams CPD for civil-rights violations.
McCarthy Subpoenaed In Jackson Divorce CaseFormer Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy has been subpoenaed in the Jesse Jackson Jr. divorce case.
Chicago's Former Top Cop Disagrees He Was Unavailable For Feds' Review Of CPDU.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch says Garry McCarthy was "not available" to talk with her office. The former police superintendent says that's "nonsense."
West Side Alderman Blasts McCarthy For His '60 Minutes' CommentsThe former Chicago police superintendent offered a grim assessment of officer morale in Chicago, but Jason Ervin says he helped create the environment. WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore reports.
City Hiring Hundreds New Cops Signals Political ReversalHe insisted the cost of new cops will be covered in the 2017 budget, without new taxes.
McCarthy: Criminals Are The Problem Causing Chicago Violence, Not CopsFormer Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy says police do make mistakes, but the focus on police wrongdoing is hampering their ability to fight crime.
McCarthy Struggling With Being 'On The Sidelines' Amid Attacks On PoliceThe impact of the murders of three police officers in Baton Rouge on Sunday could be felt in Chicago, where police already were taking steps for extra protection in the wake of the slayings of five police officers in Dallas, but former Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy offered a different perspective on the threat to police.
Post-Resignation Emails To Garry McCarthy ReleasedColleagues and city officials expressed support for the top cop, whose early exit came after the release of the Laquan McDonald video.