By Fran Spielman and Frank Main
The Chicago Sun-Times
CHICAGO — A new class of 120 Chicago Police recruits will start six months of training Sept. 1, honoring Mayor Daley's promise to hire more officers — but depleting the city's hiring list.
The city, which offered the last police entrance exam in 2006, is at a crossroad. The city could give a new exam but would have to wait months to award a testing contract, then develop, administer and grade it. Or the city could scrap the test in favor of an application-only process.
Chicago is running out of would-be cops