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Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Fires Top Cop over ‘Intolerable Lies’

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Fires Top Cop over ‘Intolerable Lies’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has fired Superintendent Eddie Johnson over the "intolerable lies" she says he told her about being found asleep at the wheel. Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Fires Top Cop ov...→

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Fires Top Cop over ‘Intolerable Lies’

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Fires Top Cop over ‘Intolerable Lies’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has fired Superintendent Eddie Johnson over the "intolerable lies" she says he told her about being found asleep at the wheel. Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Fires Top Cop ov...→

Lightfoot, new top cop say officers shouldn’t ticket Chicagoans for smoking legal weed in backyards or on balconies

Lightfoot, new top cop say officers shouldn’t ticket Chicagoans for smoking legal weed in backyards or on balconies

CPD spokesman Anthony Guglielmi noted that the new state law allows officers to issue those citations for such use, but said they . Read full article: Lightfoot, new top cop say officers shou...→

Fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says he didn't deceive mayor

Fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says he didn't deceive mayor

Johnson, who was fired after more than three years as head of the police department, did acknowledge: "I made a poor decision." Read full article: Fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddi...→

Can a sleeping top cop finally wake up Chicago?

Can a sleeping top cop finally wake up Chicago?

Long before the people in City Hall became outraged, they should have acted on behalf of Chicagoans who have been victimized by police. Read full article: Can a sleeping top cop finally wake up C...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called 'intolerable actions,' Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent... Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Lightfoot Fires Chicago's Top Cop Over 'Intolerable' Actions

Lightfoot Fires Chicago's Top Cop Over 'Intolerable' Actions

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot abruptly fired the city's top cop Monday, terminating Supt. Eddie Johnson over allegations he "intentionally misled" both her and the public. NBC 5's Carol Marin has an analysis of the situation. Read full article: Lightfoot Fires Chicago's Top Cop Over '...→

Chicago mayor fires top cop and says he misled public about car incident

Chicago mayor fires top cop and says he misled public about car incident

Lori Lightfoot says Eddie Johnson was "intentionally dishonest" after being found slumped over at the wheel of his SUV. Read full article: Chicago mayor fires top cop and says he ...→

Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired for ‘intolerable’ conduct

Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired for ‘intolerable’ conduct

Chicago’s embattled top cop was fired for “intolerable” conduct on Monday, just weeks before he was scheduled to retire. Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced police superintendent Eddie… Read full article: Chicago police Superintendent Eddie John...→

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ©2019 FOX News Network, LLC. All rights reserved. All market data delayed 20 minutes.... Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson was fired weeks before his planned retirement due to "ethical lapses" and being "intentionally dishonest" about a controversial October incident, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Monday in a stinging reb Read full article: Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie John...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Lightfoot fires Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson over 'ethical lapses'

Lightfoot fires Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson over 'ethical lapses'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot, shown her in November as Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced his retirement, fired Johnson Monday due to his "ethical lapses." Associated Press/Nov. 7, 2019... Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based his "ethical lapses." Read full article: Lightfoot fires Chicago Police Superinte...→

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop over 'ethical lapses'

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop over 'ethical lapses'

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based his "ethical lapses." Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city's top cop over ...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Denies Stalling In Talks On New Police Contract; 'We Will Get To Them'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Denies Stalling In Talks On New Police Contract; 'We Will Get To Them'

"We do want to get things moved along as expeditiously as we can, and we are starting the process of engaging them," she said. Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Denies Stalling In ...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Won't Ticket Pot Smokers For Lighting Up In Their Own Yards

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Won't Ticket Pot Smokers For Lighting Up In Their Own Yards

"An individual using cannabis in their own backyard or balcony poses no direct threat to public safety, and no resident should be arrested or ticketed solely for such a scenario," the mayor said. Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Won't Tick...→

Chicago police superintendent's firing raises hopes mayor can fix department

Chicago police superintendent's firing raises hopes mayor can fix department

Mayor Lori Lightfoot's decision to oust Johnson this week "shows how serious she is about wanting to clean up the department," one observer said. Read full article: Chicago police superintendent's firing r...→

Chicago Cop Who Had Officers Babysit His Son is Demoted

Chicago Cop Who Had Officers Babysit His Son is Demoted

Chicago’s interim police superintendent has demoted a commander whom the city’s inspector general accused of directing on-duty officers under him to babysit his son with special needs. Interim Superintendent... Read full article: Chicago Cop Who Had Officers Babysit His...→

Chicago cop who had officers babysit his son is demoted

Chicago cop who had officers babysit his son is demoted

Chicago's interim police superintendent demoted a commander whom the city's inspector general accused of directing on-duty officers to babysit his son with special needs Read full article: Chicago cop who had officers babysit his...→

Fired Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson speaks out, claims he did not mislead mayor or public

Fired Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson speaks out, claims he did not mislead mayor or public

The police chief fired by Chicago’s mayor this week for committing "series of ethical lapses" was seen having drinks with a woman who wasn’t his wife in the hours leading up to an Oct. 17 incident in which he was found asleep in his car, two of the city’s top newspapers are now reporting. Read full article: Fired Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago mayor fires Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson

Chicago mayor fires Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Monday fired retiring Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson. Lightfoot said she was firing Johnson "with cause" for lying about a drinking and driving incident. CBS Chicago's Dana Kozlov reports. Read full article: Chicago mayor fires Police Superintenden...→

Former Chicago alderman running for top county prosecutor

Former Chicago alderman running for top county prosecutor

A former Chicago alderman who twice ran unsuccessfully for mayor of Chicago has joined the ranks of candidates running against Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx Read full article: Former Chicago alderman running for top ...→

Chicago Mayor Fires Police Superintendent Johnson

Chicago Mayor Fires Police Superintendent Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Monday fired the city's police superintendent, Eddie Johnson, accusing him of lying to her about an incident on the night of Oct. 17 when he was found asleep in his car. Read full article: Chicago Mayor Fires Police Superintenden...→

Chicago cop body-slams spitting-mad suspect

Chicago cop body-slams spitting-mad suspect

“Look what the f— they just did to this boy!” an eyewitness said as she filmed a Chicago Police officer slamming a suspect’s body onto the pavement. Police say the 28-year-old, wh… Read full article: Chicago cop body-slams spitting-mad susp...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop, over ‘ethical lapses’

Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop, over ‘ethical lapses’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based his “ethical lapses.” Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop, over...→

Lightfoot headed to Iowa to interview ‘Mayor Pete’ — not to endorse him

Lightfoot headed to Iowa to interview ‘Mayor Pete’ — not to endorse him

Lightfoot will interview South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg as part of a presidential forum hosted by Accelerator for America Action and the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Read full article: Lightfoot headed to Iowa to interview ‘M...→

Mayor Lightfoot Denies Jumping The Gun In Firing Police Supt. Johnson; Says FOP 'Dead Wrong' That She's Angling For Outsider To Run CPD

Mayor Lightfoot Denies Jumping The Gun In Firing Police Supt. Johnson; Says FOP 'Dead Wrong' That She's Angling For Outsider To Run CPD

The mayor also denied the police union's claim that she fired Johnson in order to make the case for hiring a department outsider as the next superintendent. Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Denies Jumping The Gun I...→

Listening Sessions Scheduled in Search for New Top Cop

Listening Sessions Scheduled in Search for New Top Cop

As part of the ongoing search for Chicago’s next police superintendent, the Chicago Police Board has scheduled a series of listening sessions for residents to voice their opinions on what the most important... Read full article: Listening Sessions Scheduled in Search f...→

Who’s-who of women in Chicago politics pack fundraiser for Lightfoot PAC

Who’s-who of women in Chicago politics pack fundraiser for Lightfoot PAC

Aldermen who voted with Mayor Rahm Emanuel got support from a super PAC created to re-elect Emanuel and boost his City Council majority. Now, Lightfoot is following suit — and will have plenty of money to throw around. Read full article: Who’s-who of women in Chicago politics p...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Charlie Beck Says Police Department is 'Headed in the Right Direction'

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Charlie Beck Says Police Department is 'Headed in the Right Direction'

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent... Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Charlie Beck S...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Police Supt. Eddie Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Police Supt. Eddie Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Supt. Eddie Johnson Monday, blasting him for repeatedly lying about an incident in which he was found slumped over the wheel. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern reports. Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Polic...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls Eddie Johnson's actions 'intolerable'

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls Eddie Johnson's actions 'intolerable'

Despite announcing his retirement last month, Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has been fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot for "intolerable" actions and for being "dishonest." Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls Eddie...→

Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop over ‘ethical lapses’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based on his “ethical lapses.” Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop over ...→

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop for 'intolerable' actions

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop for 'intolerable' actions

The mayor of Chicago has fired one of the city's top police officers after he allegedly lied about an October incident in which he was found sleeping in his car after supposedly having drinks with dinner. Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city's top cop for '...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces She Fire Supt. Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces She Fire Supt. Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announces unexpected firing of Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson.  Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces S...→

Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired after

Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired after "series of ethical lapses," mayor says

In a statement, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Johnson "was intentionally dishonest with me" following an incident in October. Read full article: Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired...→

Lightfoot headed to Iowa to interview ‘Mayor Pete’ — not to endorse him

Lightfoot headed to Iowa to interview ‘Mayor Pete’ — not to endorse him

Lightfoot will interview South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg as part of a presidential forum hosted by Accelerator for America Action and the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Read full article: Lightfoot headed to Iowa to interview ‘M...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Won't Ticket Pot Smokers For Lighting Up In Their Own Yards

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Won't Ticket Pot Smokers For Lighting Up In Their Own Yards

"An individual using cannabis in their own backyard or balcony poses no direct threat to public safety, and no resident should be arrested or ticketed solely for such a scenario," the mayor said. Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Won't Tick...→

Listening Sessions Scheduled in Search for New Top Cop

Listening Sessions Scheduled in Search for New Top Cop

As part of the ongoing search for Chicago’s next police superintendent, the Chicago Police Board has scheduled a series of listening sessions for residents to voice their opinions on what the most important... Read full article: Listening Sessions Scheduled in Search f...→

Chicago Cop Who Had Officers Babysit His Son is Demoted

Chicago Cop Who Had Officers Babysit His Son is Demoted

Chicago’s interim police superintendent has demoted a commander whom the city’s inspector general accused of directing on-duty officers under him to babysit his son with special needs. Interim Superintendent... Read full article: Chicago Cop Who Had Officers Babysit His...→

Who’s-who of women in Chicago politics pack fundraiser for Lightfoot PAC

Who’s-who of women in Chicago politics pack fundraiser for Lightfoot PAC

Aldermen who voted with Mayor Rahm Emanuel got support from a super PAC created to re-elect Emanuel and boost his City Council majority. Now, Lightfoot is following suit — and will have plenty of money to throw around. Read full article: Who’s-who of women in Chicago politics p...→

Fired Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson speaks out, claims he did not mislead mayor or public

Fired Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson speaks out, claims he did not mislead mayor or public

The police chief fired by Chicago’s mayor this week for committing "series of ethical lapses" was seen having drinks with a woman who wasn’t his wife in the hours leading up to an Oct. 17 incident in which he was found asleep in his car, two of the city’s top newspapers are now reporting. Read full article: Fired Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson...→

Can a sleeping top cop finally wake up Chicago?

Can a sleeping top cop finally wake up Chicago?

Long before the people in City Hall became outraged, they should have acted on behalf of Chicagoans who have been victimized by police. Read full article: Can a sleeping top cop finally wake up C...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Charlie Beck Says Police Department is 'Headed in the Right Direction'

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Charlie Beck Says Police Department is 'Headed in the Right Direction'

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent... Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Charlie Beck S...→

Chicago mayor fires Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson

Chicago mayor fires Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Monday fired retiring Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson. Lightfoot said she was firing Johnson "with cause" for lying about a drinking and driving incident. CBS Chicago's Dana Kozlov reports. Read full article: Chicago mayor fires Police Superintenden...→

Lightfoot Fires Chicago's Top Cop Over 'Intolerable' Actions

Lightfoot Fires Chicago's Top Cop Over 'Intolerable' Actions

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot abruptly fired the city's top cop Monday, terminating Supt. Eddie Johnson over allegations he "intentionally misled" both her and the public. NBC 5's Carol Marin has an analysis of the situation. Read full article: Lightfoot Fires Chicago's Top Cop Over '...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls Eddie Johnson's actions 'intolerable'

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls Eddie Johnson's actions 'intolerable'

Despite announcing his retirement last month, Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has been fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot for "intolerable" actions and for being "dishonest." Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls Eddie...→

Chicago Mayor Fires Police Superintendent Johnson

Chicago Mayor Fires Police Superintendent Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Monday fired the city's police superintendent, Eddie Johnson, accusing him of lying to her about an incident on the night of Oct. 17 when he was found asleep in his car. Read full article: Chicago Mayor Fires Police Superintenden...→

Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired for ‘intolerable’ conduct

Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired for ‘intolerable’ conduct

Chicago’s embattled top cop was fired for “intolerable” conduct on Monday, just weeks before he was scheduled to retire. Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced police superintendent Eddie… Read full article: Chicago police Superintendent Eddie John...→

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop for 'intolerable' actions

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop for 'intolerable' actions

The mayor of Chicago has fired one of the city's top police officers after he allegedly lied about an October incident in which he was found sleeping in his car after supposedly having drinks with dinner. Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city's top cop for '...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces She Fire Supt. Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces She Fire Supt. Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announces unexpected firing of Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson.  Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces S...→

Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop, over ‘ethical lapses’

Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop, over ‘ethical lapses’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based his “ethical lapses.” Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop, over...→

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop over 'ethical lapses'

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop over 'ethical lapses'

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based his "ethical lapses." Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city's top cop over ...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Denies Stalling In Talks On New Police Contract; 'We Will Get To Them'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Denies Stalling In Talks On New Police Contract; 'We Will Get To Them'

"We do want to get things moved along as expeditiously as we can, and we are starting the process of engaging them," she said. Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Denies Stalling In ...→

Lightfoot, new top cop say officers shouldn’t ticket Chicagoans for smoking legal weed in backyards or on balconies

Lightfoot, new top cop say officers shouldn’t ticket Chicagoans for smoking legal weed in backyards or on balconies

CPD spokesman Anthony Guglielmi noted that the new state law allows officers to issue those citations for such use, but said they . Read full article: Lightfoot, new top cop say officers shou...→

Mayor Lightfoot Denies Jumping The Gun In Firing Police Supt. Johnson; Says FOP 'Dead Wrong' That She's Angling For Outsider To Run CPD

Mayor Lightfoot Denies Jumping The Gun In Firing Police Supt. Johnson; Says FOP 'Dead Wrong' That She's Angling For Outsider To Run CPD

The mayor also denied the police union's claim that she fired Johnson in order to make the case for hiring a department outsider as the next superintendent. Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Denies Jumping The Gun I...→

Chicago police superintendent's firing raises hopes mayor can fix department

Chicago police superintendent's firing raises hopes mayor can fix department

Mayor Lori Lightfoot's decision to oust Johnson this week "shows how serious she is about wanting to clean up the department," one observer said. Read full article: Chicago police superintendent's firing r...→

Chicago cop who had officers babysit his son is demoted

Chicago cop who had officers babysit his son is demoted

Chicago's interim police superintendent demoted a commander whom the city's inspector general accused of directing on-duty officers to babysit his son with special needs Read full article: Chicago cop who had officers babysit his...→

Fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says he didn't deceive mayor

Fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says he didn't deceive mayor

Johnson, who was fired after more than three years as head of the police department, did acknowledge: "I made a poor decision." Read full article: Fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddi...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called 'intolerable actions,' Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent... Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Police Supt. Eddie Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Police Supt. Eddie Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Supt. Eddie Johnson Monday, blasting him for repeatedly lying about an incident in which he was found slumped over the wheel. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern reports. Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Polic...→

Former Chicago alderman running for top county prosecutor

Former Chicago alderman running for top county prosecutor

A former Chicago alderman who twice ran unsuccessfully for mayor of Chicago has joined the ranks of candidates running against Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx Read full article: Former Chicago alderman running for top ...→

Chicago mayor fires top cop and says he misled public about car incident

Chicago mayor fires top cop and says he misled public about car incident

Lori Lightfoot says Eddie Johnson was "intentionally dishonest" after being found slumped over at the wheel of his SUV. Read full article: Chicago mayor fires top cop and says he ...→

Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop over ‘ethical lapses’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based on his “ethical lapses.” Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop over ...→

Chicago cop body-slams spitting-mad suspect

Chicago cop body-slams spitting-mad suspect

“Look what the f— they just did to this boy!” an eyewitness said as she filmed a Chicago Police officer slamming a suspect’s body onto the pavement. Police say the 28-year-old, wh… Read full article: Chicago cop body-slams spitting-mad susp...→

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ©2019 FOX News Network, LLC. All rights reserved. All market data delayed 20 minutes.... Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson was fired weeks before his planned retirement due to "ethical lapses" and being "intentionally dishonest" about a controversial October incident, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Monday in a stinging reb Read full article: Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie John...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Lightfoot fires Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson over 'ethical lapses'

Lightfoot fires Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson over 'ethical lapses'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot, shown her in November as Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced his retirement, fired Johnson Monday due to his "ethical lapses." Associated Press/Nov. 7, 2019... Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based his "ethical lapses." Read full article: Lightfoot fires Chicago Police Superinte...→

Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired after

Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired after "series of ethical lapses," mayor says

In a statement, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Johnson "was intentionally dishonest with me" following an incident in October. Read full article: Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Denies Stalling In Talks On New Police Contract; 'We Will Get To Them'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Denies Stalling In Talks On New Police Contract; 'We Will Get To Them'

"We do want to get things moved along as expeditiously as we can, and we are starting the process of engaging them," she said. Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Denies Stalling In ...→

Lightfoot headed to Iowa to interview ‘Mayor Pete’ — not to endorse him

Lightfoot headed to Iowa to interview ‘Mayor Pete’ — not to endorse him

Lightfoot will interview South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg as part of a presidential forum hosted by Accelerator for America Action and the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Read full article: Lightfoot headed to Iowa to interview ‘M...→

Lightfoot, new top cop say officers shouldn’t ticket Chicagoans for smoking legal weed in backyards or on balconies

Lightfoot, new top cop say officers shouldn’t ticket Chicagoans for smoking legal weed in backyards or on balconies

CPD spokesman Anthony Guglielmi noted that the new state law allows officers to issue those citations for such use, but said they . Read full article: Lightfoot, new top cop say officers shou...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Won't Ticket Pot Smokers For Lighting Up In Their Own Yards

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Won't Ticket Pot Smokers For Lighting Up In Their Own Yards

"An individual using cannabis in their own backyard or balcony poses no direct threat to public safety, and no resident should be arrested or ticketed solely for such a scenario," the mayor said. Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says CPD Won't Tick...→

Mayor Lightfoot Denies Jumping The Gun In Firing Police Supt. Johnson; Says FOP 'Dead Wrong' That She's Angling For Outsider To Run CPD

Mayor Lightfoot Denies Jumping The Gun In Firing Police Supt. Johnson; Says FOP 'Dead Wrong' That She's Angling For Outsider To Run CPD

The mayor also denied the police union's claim that she fired Johnson in order to make the case for hiring a department outsider as the next superintendent. Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Denies Jumping The Gun I...→

Chicago police superintendent's firing raises hopes mayor can fix department

Chicago police superintendent's firing raises hopes mayor can fix department

Mayor Lori Lightfoot's decision to oust Johnson this week "shows how serious she is about wanting to clean up the department," one observer said. Read full article: Chicago police superintendent's firing r...→

Listening Sessions Scheduled in Search for New Top Cop

Listening Sessions Scheduled in Search for New Top Cop

As part of the ongoing search for Chicago’s next police superintendent, the Chicago Police Board has scheduled a series of listening sessions for residents to voice their opinions on what the most important... Read full article: Listening Sessions Scheduled in Search f...→

Chicago Cop Who Had Officers Babysit His Son is Demoted

Chicago Cop Who Had Officers Babysit His Son is Demoted

Chicago’s interim police superintendent has demoted a commander whom the city’s inspector general accused of directing on-duty officers under him to babysit his son with special needs. Interim Superintendent... Read full article: Chicago Cop Who Had Officers Babysit His...→

Chicago cop who had officers babysit his son is demoted

Chicago cop who had officers babysit his son is demoted

Chicago's interim police superintendent demoted a commander whom the city's inspector general accused of directing on-duty officers to babysit his son with special needs Read full article: Chicago cop who had officers babysit his...→

Who’s-who of women in Chicago politics pack fundraiser for Lightfoot PAC

Who’s-who of women in Chicago politics pack fundraiser for Lightfoot PAC

Aldermen who voted with Mayor Rahm Emanuel got support from a super PAC created to re-elect Emanuel and boost his City Council majority. Now, Lightfoot is following suit — and will have plenty of money to throw around. Read full article: Who’s-who of women in Chicago politics p...→

Fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says he didn't deceive mayor

Fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says he didn't deceive mayor

Johnson, who was fired after more than three years as head of the police department, did acknowledge: "I made a poor decision." Read full article: Fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddi...→

Fired Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson speaks out, claims he did not mislead mayor or public

Fired Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson speaks out, claims he did not mislead mayor or public

The police chief fired by Chicago’s mayor this week for committing "series of ethical lapses" was seen having drinks with a woman who wasn’t his wife in the hours leading up to an Oct. 17 incident in which he was found asleep in his car, two of the city’s top newspapers are now reporting. Read full article: Fired Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson...→

Can a sleeping top cop finally wake up Chicago?

Can a sleeping top cop finally wake up Chicago?

Long before the people in City Hall became outraged, they should have acted on behalf of Chicagoans who have been victimized by police. Read full article: Can a sleeping top cop finally wake up C...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent a letter to its members assuring t Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Charlie Beck Says Police Department is 'Headed in the Right Direction'

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Charlie Beck Says Police Department is 'Headed in the Right Direction'

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called "intolerable actions," Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent... Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Charlie Beck S...→

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter to Department

Hours after Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired police superintendent Eddie Johnson for what she called 'intolerable actions,' Charlie Beck, the interim superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, sent... Read full article: Chicago's Interim Top Cop Sends Letter t...→

Chicago mayor fires Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson

Chicago mayor fires Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Monday fired retiring Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson. Lightfoot said she was firing Johnson "with cause" for lying about a drinking and driving incident. CBS Chicago's Dana Kozlov reports. Read full article: Chicago mayor fires Police Superintenden...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Police Supt. Eddie Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Police Supt. Eddie Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Supt. Eddie Johnson Monday, blasting him for repeatedly lying about an incident in which he was found slumped over the wheel. NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern reports. Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Fires Polic...→

Lightfoot Fires Chicago's Top Cop Over 'Intolerable' Actions

Lightfoot Fires Chicago's Top Cop Over 'Intolerable' Actions

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot abruptly fired the city's top cop Monday, terminating Supt. Eddie Johnson over allegations he "intentionally misled" both her and the public. NBC 5's Carol Marin has an analysis of the situation. Read full article: Lightfoot Fires Chicago's Top Cop Over '...→

Former Chicago alderman running for top county prosecutor

Former Chicago alderman running for top county prosecutor

A former Chicago alderman who twice ran unsuccessfully for mayor of Chicago has joined the ranks of candidates running against Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx Read full article: Former Chicago alderman running for top ...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls Eddie Johnson's actions 'intolerable'

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls Eddie Johnson's actions 'intolerable'

Despite announcing his retirement last month, Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has been fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot for "intolerable" actions and for being "dishonest." Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot calls Eddie...→

Chicago mayor fires top cop and says he misled public about car incident

Chicago mayor fires top cop and says he misled public about car incident

Lori Lightfoot says Eddie Johnson was "intentionally dishonest" after being found slumped over at the wheel of his SUV. Read full article: Chicago mayor fires top cop and says he ...→

Chicago Mayor Fires Police Superintendent Johnson

Chicago Mayor Fires Police Superintendent Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Monday fired the city's police superintendent, Eddie Johnson, accusing him of lying to her about an incident on the night of Oct. 17 when he was found asleep in his car. Read full article: Chicago Mayor Fires Police Superintenden...→

Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop over ‘ethical lapses’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based on his “ethical lapses.” Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop over ...→

Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired for ‘intolerable’ conduct

Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired for ‘intolerable’ conduct

Chicago’s embattled top cop was fired for “intolerable” conduct on Monday, just weeks before he was scheduled to retire. Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced police superintendent Eddie… Read full article: Chicago police Superintendent Eddie John...→

Chicago cop body-slams spitting-mad suspect

Chicago cop body-slams spitting-mad suspect

“Look what the f— they just did to this boy!” an eyewitness said as she filmed a Chicago Police officer slamming a suspect’s body onto the pavement. Police say the 28-year-old, wh… Read full article: Chicago cop body-slams spitting-mad susp...→

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop for 'intolerable' actions

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop for 'intolerable' actions

The mayor of Chicago has fired one of the city's top police officers after he allegedly lied about an October incident in which he was found sleeping in his car after supposedly having drinks with dinner. Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city's top cop for '...→

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ©2019 FOX News Network, LLC. All rights reserved. All market data delayed 20 minutes.... Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson was fired weeks before his planned retirement due to "ethical lapses" and being "intentionally dishonest" about a controversial October incident, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Monday in a stinging reb Read full article: Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie John...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retirement: Mayor

Despite planning to serve through the end of the year before his retirement, Chicago's top cop was abruptly fired a month early, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday. Lightfoot said Supt. Read full article: Chicago's Top Cop Fired Before Retiremen...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces She Fire Supt. Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces She Fire Supt. Johnson

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announces unexpected firing of Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson.  Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces S...→

Lightfoot fires Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson over 'ethical lapses'

Lightfoot fires Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson over 'ethical lapses'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot, shown her in November as Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced his retirement, fired Johnson Monday due to his "ethical lapses." Associated Press/Nov. 7, 2019... Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based his "ethical lapses." Read full article: Lightfoot fires Chicago Police Superinte...→

Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop, over ‘ethical lapses’

Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop, over ‘ethical lapses’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based his “ethical lapses.” Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city’s top cop, over...→

Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired after

Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired after "series of ethical lapses," mayor says

In a statement, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Johnson "was intentionally dishonest with me" following an incident in October. Read full article: Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired...→

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop over 'ethical lapses'

Chicago mayor fires city's top cop over 'ethical lapses'

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based his "ethical lapses." Read full article: Chicago mayor fires city's top cop over ...→