Mayor Emanuel Taps Richard Ford II As New Fire CommissionerA 35-year veteran of the Fire Department, Ford has been second in command since February 2016.
Good Samaritan Stabbed After Bus Altercation, Suspect Charged With DemeanorJose Santiago says he’d do it again, despite having a lung pierced by the knife wound.
Black Firefighters To Chicago Mayor: Oust Fire CommissionerThe African American Firefighters & Paramedics League, which held a news conference Thursday, says the biggest problem is the lack of hiring and promotion of black women. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Santiago Takes Over As Fire Chief After Hoff's Sudden RetirementThere was a changing of the guard at the Chicago Fire Department on Thursday, after Fire Commissioner Robert Hoff abruptly resigned and fellow 30-year veteran firefighter Jose Santiago took the reins of the department.