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It costs Illinois municipalities $5 million to maintain park district police forces that cover areas already under the watchful eye of the regular police department, the Better Government Association reported recently.
If Laura Kunard gets the job she wants, she'll face a splintered political climate and an ongoing lack of trust between Chicago police and the community.
The Chicago Police Department routinely engages in a pattern of excessive and
sometimes-deadly force in violation of the U.S. Constitution, the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) charged in a recent report.
Chicago native Eddie Johnson was confirmed this spring as the latest Chicago Police Department (CPD) superintendent on the strong recommendation of Mayor Rahm Emanuel after major upheaval of the department in the wake of the Laquan McDonald shooting.
“Doing Business with the City of Chicago,” a networking event hosted by the Office of Emergency Management and Communications, the Department of Procurement Services, Chicago Police Department, and Chicago Fire Department, aims to inform vendors about services they may be able to offer to different city departments.
A Chicago policewoman this week said she and another cop were subjected to barely veiled death threats, banishment from buildings, accusations by senior officers of being “rats,” and even arrests in response to their blowing the whistle on a corrupt crew within the city's police department.