Chicago Not Actually 'Murder Capital' Of, Well, AnythingThanks to recent headlines, you'd think the FBI rolled out the red carpet and handed Chicago a beautiful, hand-engraved (in cursive!) plaque that reads Murderiest Murder City in Murderland. In reality, the FBI did no such thing. Here's a closer look at the FBI's statistics and how they do and do not relate to homicides in Chicago
Supt. McCarthy Wants To Talk With Feds About MCCMcCarthy says he wants to talk with federal authorities about security at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in the wake of this week's dramatic escape from the downtown facility.
McCarthy: Police Don't Want To Block Wireless Signals During SummitsSupt. Garry McCarthy says there is no need to worry about police trying to block social media used by demonstrators expected during the upcoming NATO/G8 summits in May.
McCarthy Disagrees With Claim Of Police 'Manpower Problem'Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy found himself in the line of fire Monday, because of his decision to move more officers to patrol duty.
Violent Crime Down, Motor Vehicle Theft, Burglary And Arsons UpViolent crime is down as of the end of June but three areas of property crime have increased as compared with last June, police said preliminary statistics suggest.
Report: Weis Took Home $76K Lump SumThere is still no word on the next career move for Jody Weis after his three years as Chicago's police superintendent.
McCarthy Hits The Ground Running As Chicago's Top CopWith another mob attack Tuesday night in the Gold Coast, and several more over the weekend, new Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy has his hands full. He sat down with CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine.
McCarthy Vows To Establish Gun Offender RegistryActing police Supt. Garry McCarthy is promising to establish a gun offender registry in Chicago, something aldermen have wanted for some time.
City Council Panel OK's McCarthy For Police SuperintendentA Chicago City Council committee on Monday approved Garry McCarthy, Mayor Emanuel's choice for a new superintendent of police, and the full council is expected to confirm the selection on Wednesday.
McCarthy Takes Over As Acting Police SuperintendentAs Rahm Emanuel assumed the Mayor’s Office on Monday, Garry McCarthy also assumed the role of acting police superintendent.
Aldermen: McCarthy Should Be Easy Confirmation As Police Supt.Some Chicago aldermen say Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel’s choice for police superintendent, should have a relatively easy confirmation.
Newark's McCarthy Named Next Police SuperintendentNewark, N.J., police director Garry McCarthy will be Chicago’s next police superintendent.