Report: School Resource Officers Need Better Training, ScreeningThe deputy inspector general for public safety is concerned about what he calls "a disconnect" between Chicago police and Chicago schools.
CPS Inspector General Wants Company Disqualified For Rigging BidsA scathing report from the inspector general for the Chicago Public Schools has accused one of the district’s most powerful alternative school providers of bid-rigging, and the fallout could be significant.
Two Democratic Congressmen Call For IG Probe Of Pruitt's Secret CalendarTwo Democratic Congressmen Thursday called on the EPA's Inspector General to investigate whether Administrator Scott Pruitt committed a federal crime by allegedly hiding or falsifying records of meetings and discussions with industry representatives.
One-On-One With Interim CPS CEO, Janice JacksonJackson replaces Forrest Claypool, who resigned last month amid ethics concerns.
CPS Watchdog Reveals 'Widespread' Employee Misuse Of Gift Cards Meant For StudentsAccording to the annual report from the Inspector General for the Chicago Board of Education, even some principals took part in lavish buying sprees.
Claypool Apologizes After Being Accused Of Cover-UpChicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool apologizes no fewer than four times for lying to ethics investigators and other missteps –- actions that have prompted some to call for his termination.
Barred From Working At CPS, 163 Former Staffers Find Jobs At Charter, Contract SchoolsA CPS spokesman said sharing “do not hire” information with charter and contract schools requires the consent of each individual on the list
Two Aviation Officers Fired, Two Suspended For Dragging Doctor Off United FlightDr. David Dao suffered a concussion and a broken nose, and lost two teeth when his head hit an armrest.
Inspector General Completes Follow Up To November Audit Of Food Inspection ProgramChicago's inspector general has completed a follow-up to his highly-critical November audit of the health department's food inspection program.
Hines VA Hospital Says It Has Fixed Roach Problem In KitchenA year after an inspection found roaches on food trays at Hines VA Hospital, the hospital said it has fixed the problem.
Former Doctor For Cook County Misspent Public Funds On Piano, Travel: Inspector GeneralThe unnamed physician is accused of submitting expenses that were approved for reimbursement. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Investigation Finds No Secret Wait Lists At VA HospitalAn internal watchdog for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs found patients faced delays accessing care at a suburban Chicago veterans' hospital, but its report uncovered no evidence supporting a whistleblower's claim of a scheme to hide the long wait times.
City Council Passes Watered-Down Ordinance Giving IG Oversight Of Aldermen The Chicago City Council has approved a watered-down ordinance regarding oversight of aldermen by an inspector general, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
Vote On Ordinance Giving City Inspector General Oversight Of City Council Postponed An effort to bring Chicago aldermen under the city's top investigative watchdog was derailed today in City Council.
Principals Removed At Senn High School, Marine Leadership AcademyTwo Chicago high schools will start the new school year without their principals, who have been removed by the Chicago Public Schools, amid separate investigations by the district’s inspector general.