Project Shield

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk, Rep. Mike Quigley

Kirk, Quigley: FBI Should Investigate Waste In County Anti-Terrorism Program

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and Rep. Mike Quigley (D-Ill.) have teamed up to demand a federal investigation of the way Cook County spent Homeland Security dollars under Todd Stroger.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

Operation Shield was supposed to equip safety vehicles with cameras. (CBS)

Preckwinkle Scraps Failed — And Costly — Homeland Security Program

Cook County is doing away with a 7-year-old program to, among other things, equip suburban police cars and fire trucks with cameras.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2011