Mark Donahue

Michael Shields (CBS File Photo)

Patrolman, 33, Takes The Reins Of Chicago Police Union

Police officer Michael Shields will be the next president of the powerful Fraternal Order of Police, which clashed with the city’s last superintendent as well as Mayor Daley.


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Police Union To Weis: Not So Fast

The stage is set for a confrontation over Chicago Police Supt. Jody Weis’ upcoming plan to reallocate police resources from lower-crime districts to those that need more officers.


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Police Shooting Range Approved

Bird watchers and other naturalists were unable to shoot down a deal for the Chicago Police Department to build a firing range.


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