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At Least 10 Shot Overnight as Chicago Violence Continues

At Least 10 Shot Overnight as Chicago Violence Continues

advertisement “Chicago Belongs to Families,” Emanuel Says After Violent Night Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel addressed a shaken city nearly 19 hours after a mass shooting at a park in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. He said the families of Chicago should not have to live in fear at parks and playgrounds and on their front stoops.

Chicago Shootings Leave 4 Dead, 20 Wounded Overnight

Chicago Shootings Leave 4 Dead, 20 Wounded Overnight

advertisement Chicago Police Superintendent on Park Shooting Supt. Garry McCarthy said the bullets that wounded 13 people in a south side park came from an assault-style rifle, and he reiterated his call for gun legislation that includes stronger background checks, a crackdown on so-called straw purchases and a ban on high-capacity magazines.

Rahm: Chicago Parks "Belong to the Families"

Rahm: Chicago Parks "Belong to the Families"

advertisement Chicago Police Superintendent on Park Shooting Supt. Garry McCarthy said the bullets that wounded 13 people in a south side park came from an assault-style rifle, and he reiterated his call for gun legislation that includes stronger background checks, a crackdown on so-called straw purchases and a ban on high-capacity magazines.

Chicago Police Department Looks to Boost Recruits

Chicago Police Department Looks to Boost Recruits

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said Friday he hopes to have 30,000 people apply to become police officers by the Sept. 16 deadline.

CTA Bus Driver Hit With Stun Gun, Robbed

CTA Bus Driver Hit With Stun Gun, Robbed

AP A CTA bus driver was shocked with a stun gun and robbed while at the wheel of her bus Saturday morning in the Austin neighborhood, according to authorities. advertisement McCarthy on February Homicide Dip Chicago’s police superintendent says the dramatic downturn isn’t a victory but does indicate crime-fighting strategies are working.

Back from D.C., McCarthy Talks Guns

Back from D.C., McCarthy Talks Guns

CHI McCarthy Discusses DC Visit Copy Close Link to this video http://www.nbcchicago.com/video/#!/blogs/ward-room/Back-from-D.C.,-McCarthy-Talks-Guns/188932391 Copy Close Embed this video Replay After a Chicago weekend that saw violence claim eight lives, Supt. Garry McCarthy traveled to Washington Monday to discuss gun safety with Vice President Joe Biden and other police chiefs and sheriffs.

Emanuel, McCarthy Aim to Change CAPS

Emanuel, McCarthy Aim to Change CAPS

advertisement For two decades, community policing, or CAPS, has been the backbone of Chicago’s law enforcement strategy.  But in its present incarnation, Mayor Rahm Emanuel declared Tuesday that CAPS had become little more than a bloated bureaucracy.  “You cannot have a successful community policing strategy, if you do not engage the community,” Emanuel said, announcing that he is shifting the resources of the current CAPS program to individual districts, with each commander responsible for tailoring the program to his or her neighborhood.

Preckwinkle and Rahm Play Nice for Cameras

Preckwinkle and Rahm Play Nice for Cameras

Cook County Board President and Mayor Rahm Emanuel both spoke to the media about their relationship on Monday at separate events. advertisement Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle held different media events, but they were asked the same question – what’s up with their relationship?

CTU May Want Karen Lewis For Mayor

CTU May Want Karen Lewis For Mayor

advertisement School Leaders React to End of Strike School Board President David Vitale and CPS CEO Jean-Claude Brizard speak to reporters after the teacher union voted to end their strike. Karen Lewis’ “Solidarity Rally” Speech Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis shared a message with teachers during a “Solidarity Rally” on Saturday in Union Park.

Alvarez Orders Review of Maine West Hazing

Alvarez Orders Review of Maine West Hazing

Michelle Reitman/Flickr.com Maine West High School advertisement Maine West Hazing Goes Back to 2008 District superintendent Ken Wallace says the proper agencies have been notified about the 2008 incident and an internal investigation has been launched. Christian Farr reports.

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