Security Detail

Edwin Torres and Maria Baez (Credit: Chicago Police)

Officer Hit After Seeing Man Nosing Around Mayor’s Security Vehicle

Edwin Torres and Maria Baez, both 31, face one felony count each of burglary, police said in a statement. Baez is also charged with aggravated battery to a peace officer, also a felony.

11/14/2014

Scales Of Justice

Officers Sue, Claim Politics Got Them Cut From Mayor’s Security Detail

The makeup of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s security detail is the subject of a lawsuit.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle (Credit: CBS)

Preckwinkle Defends Raises For Security Detail

Cook County Board President Toni Prekwinkle on Monday rejected charges she’s improperly boosted salaries for her bodyguards, while other county workers are losing jobs and taking pay cuts.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2011

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel: Daley’s Security Detail To Stay For Now

Mayor Rahm Emanuel acknowledged Tuesday that former Mayor Richard M. Daley’s security detail is not being reduced for now, but he indicated it would be soon.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2011

Ald. Ed Burke (14th)

Security Details For Burke, Other City Officials To Be Reduced Or Eliminated

Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy on Friday announced plans to reduce or eliminate city-funded security for city officials, including powerful Ald. Ed Burke, the Sun-Times is reporting.

07/08/2011

Ald. Ed Burke (14th)

Group Wants Answers On Burke’s Security Detail

The Better Government Association is asking a judge to order the Chicago Police Department to release information about Ald. Edward Burke’s security detail.

WBBM Newsradio–01/06/2011