Lightfoot Joins Fray In Race For Mayor, Vowing 'Progressive Course' For Chicago“By almost every measure we are currently headed in the wrong direction,” Lightfoot said in kicking off her campaign for mayor.
Lightfoot To Officially Enter Race For MayorLori Lightfoot resigned as head of the Police Board on Monday, and already has hired a campaign team of consultants, TV producers, and a pollster.
Lori Lightfoot Resigns As Head of Chicago Police BoardLori Lightfoot quit suddenly Monday as head of the Chicago Police Board, setting up a potential mayoral run next year.
Emanuel To Appoint Lightfoot To New Term As Head Of Police Discipline BoardEnding weeks of speculation, Mayor Emanuel said he would reappoint an occasional critic, Lori Lightfoot, as head of the Chicago Police Board
Chicago Police Unveil Final Version Of New Use Of Force PolicyThe Chicago Police Department will implement a new use of force policy, focusing on “the sanctity of life,” Supt. Eddie Johnson announced Wednesday.
No CPD Officers Cleared By Police Board In 2016All 15 officers who went before the Police Board in 2016 were found guilty of misconduct and were either fired, suspended or quit the force.
Police Board Chief Urges Emanuel To Create CPD Reform "SWAT Team"Police Board President Lori Lightfoot said Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Supt. Eddie Johnson must take ownership of reforms in the wake of the U.S. Justice Department’s scathing report on the Chicago Police Department.
Alderman Blasts Lightfoot For Criticism Of Police Reform HearingsOne of the Chicago aldermen leading public hearings on efforts to overhaul the Police Department lashed out Thursday at critics who have called their hearings a “sham.”
Police Reform Task Force Chief Calls For More Transparency From City HallMayor Rahm Emanuel’s former point person on police reform called on his administration to be more transparent as it overhauls department policies and procedures.
Dozens Voice Concerns At First Forum On Police Accountability Task ForceFewer than 100 people turned out for the first of four meetings of the Mayor's Task Force on Police Accountability.
Police Board President Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Must Adapt To Changing World The head of the Chicago Police Board says the Police Department must face some hard truths if it’s going to restore the public trust it lost in the midst of some recent shooting cases, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Police Board To Get Public Input In Search For Next SuperintendentAt a special public meeting of the Chicago Police Board on Tuesday, Chicago residents will get a chance to speak for up to two minutes each about the qualities they believe the new Chicago Police Superintendent should have.