CPD Supt. Brown Blames Crime Wave On Courts For Releasing Offenders; 'Why Are You Releasing Violent People?'"If we had our druthers, we would keep violent people in jail longer. We would hold them accountable for the violence."
After Meeting With President Biden, CPD Supt. Brown Will Implement Platoon-Style Deployments"The idea of putting more boots on the ground, more officers into the street, is something a lot of police departments do when they face a crisis."
Chicago City Council To Questions CPD Superintendent Brown On Friday"We do want to increase our contacts with the public both offenders and the general public who need our presence to feel safe and be safe."
CPD Supt. David Brown's Response To Shootings On Lake Shore Drive: 'Additional Patrols'"We want to prevent the crime from happening in the first place."
CPD Superintendent Answers Questions On Police Delays With Investigation On Child Sex Abuse Case: 'We Will Hold Officers Accountable
Supt. Brown On Making Improvements Within CPD After His First Year On The Job: 'We Have To Gain The Community's Trust'"We have to do the tough job of enforcing the law, particularly around violent crime. But we have to do it with the trust of the community."
Carjackings Down More Than 30% In ChicagoOn Thursday morning, CPD Superintendent David Brown tweeted that CPD has arrested 210 people for vehicle-related crimes so far this year.
Chicago Police Department Welcomes New RecruitsMore than half identify as Latinx, a quarter of them are African American and nearly one out of every three recruits are women.
CPD Outlines Safety Plan For The WeekendCPD Superintendent David brown said the city will follow Mayor Lori Lightfoot's five-point plan which includes enhanced technology with data and analytics, stronger community partnerships and robust legal action.
CPD Supt. Brown On Weekend Protests: We Will Not Stand By When People Break The Law"Chicago is full of people that want to bring peace to our streets. All the evidence can be seen in the response to the pictures and videos posted on our website of offenders wanted in the connection to the looting that took place last week."
South Side Residents Felt 'Abandoned' After Businesses Were Damaged, Set On FirePolice Superintendent David Brown said part of the policing challenges Saturday, Sunday and Monday morning were due to orchestrated groups using strike and divert tactics.
CPD Superintendent Brown: 699 Arrested, Lightfoot On Protests 'Heart Wrenching'"If someone has crossed the line, we will hold them accountable, even in this moment. No excuses."