Supt. Jody Weis

Jody Weis

Police Vacation Day Policy Changed In Light Of Weis’ Big Payout

After a controversial payout to former police Supt. Jody Weis, the new superintendent is making some major policy changes.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2011

Supt. Garry McCarthy

McCarthy On Mob Attacks: Police Are ‘On Top’ Of It

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy on Tuesday downplayed the significance of mob attacks in the downtown area, and said police are “on top of” the situation.

CBS 2–06/14/2011

Jody Weis

Weis To Announce New Job In Private Sector

Former Police Supt. Jody Weis says he is going into the private sector, to a job that will be announced, perhaps as early as this week.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2011

Cozzi Billboard

Officers Seek To Get Imprisoned Colleague Transferred

Some Chicago Police officers have started a letter-writing campaign, in an effort to get the Federal Bureau of Prisons to move one of their own to a prison closer to home.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2011

Chicago Police Department logo

City Wins 3 Court Cases Against Police

The city won three cases in federal court on Thursday, all involving allegations against the police department.

03/17/2011

Chicago Police Superintendent Jody Weis (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Emanuel Criticizes Weis’ Handling Of CPD

Mayor elect Rahm Emanuel is being critical of Chicago’s Police administration as he prepares to take office in May.

02/26/2011

Police Supt. Jody Weis

Weis Says Crime Is Down; Some Other Cops Doubtful

Police Supt. Jody Weis says crime in Chicago was down in November and has been dropping consistently for almost two years, but some police officers say people are not feeling safer.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2010

Photos From The Chicago Police

Nearly $5M In Cocaine, Heroin Seized In Bust

Police responding to a call of a suspicious vehicle uncovered nearly $5 million worth of heroin and cocaine in the car.

11/07/2010

Daniel Herbert

Attorney: Suspending Officers Was Rush To Judgment

Two Chicago Police officers are taking their boss to court, accusing Supt. Jody Weis of slander after they were accused and later cleared in a brutality investigation.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2010

FOP News Conference

FOP Threatens Lawsuit Over Police Beating Claims

The Fraternal Order of Police is threatening a lawsuit, after seven Chicago Police officers were stripped of their powers on claims that they beat a handcuffed suspect, only for two to be cleared within days.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2010