Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers In Chicago Public SchoolsBy a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide more than 200 school resource officers and staff sergeants at 72 high schools.
Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document SaysChicago Police officers will have their days off canceled for several days around the Fourth of July weekend, according to a document obtained by CBS 2.
Ministers Demand Chicago FOP Show Proof Police Officers Seen Lounging In Congressman Rush's Office Were Asked To Be ThereLast week, Rush, Mayor Lori Lightfoot, and Chicago Police Supt. David Brown condemned a group of 13 officers, including three supervisors, seen lounging, napping, making coffee and popping popcorn in Rush’s campaign office on June 1, while looters were breaking into nearby stores.
Aldermen To Introduce Ordinance To Force Removal Of Police Officers From Chicago Public SchoolsThe "Police Free Schools Ordinance" would require CPD to terminate its $33 million contract to provide police officers as security at CPS buildings within 75 days.
Two Witnesses To Brickyard Mall Incident Say Police Attacked Them For Filming Officers Who Dragged Two Women From CarLazendra Collins and Willie Teague said they saw police officers using batons to smash the windows of a car in the Brickyard Mall parking lot on May 31, and drag Mia Wright and Tnika Tate out of the vehicle.
Some Chicago Police Officers Have Been Subjected To 'Doxing' Attacks, CPD SaysSome Chicago Police officers apparently have become the targets of doxing attacks, in which their personal information is being shared on social media, CBS 2 has learned.
Chicago Police Officers Ordered To No Longer Use Force To Disperse Large Gatherings"Until further notice, large gatherings will only be monitored until the crowd disperse on it's own," a CPD memo to commanders and officers states.
Chicago Police To Reassign Another 100 Officers From Headquarters To Patrol“This will give us more officers to improve our neighborhood policing efforts and provide a greater opportunity to strengthen the relationships with the residents we serve,” CPD Supt. David Brown said.
Chicago Police Department Confirms 487 Cases Of COVID-19Police said 464 sworn officers and 23 civilian staff have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
480 Members Of Chicago Police Department Report Positive Coronavirus TestsA total of 276 officers have recovered from the virus and returned to duty.
466 Members Of The Chicago Police Department Have Reported Positive COVID-19 TestsSo far, 263 officers have recovered from the virus and returned to duty.