Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

March 05, 2012
PrintCommentRSS

Chicago's top cop: Don't sweat station closings

Starting Sunday, the city will switch from five patrol and detective area commands to three

By Jon Seidel
Chicago Sun-Times

CHICAGO — Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said residents of low-crime areas shouldn't worry that their neighborhoods will be left with less protection as his department closes and consolidates districts Sunday in its first major structural change in 31 years.

But a resident of one of the affected districts said the changes are too abrupt and the leader of the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police questioned whether the move will really produce the $10 million to $12 million savings projected by the city.

Full story: Chicago's top cop: Don't sweat station closings






PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

P1 on Facebook

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Get the #1 Police eNewsletter

Police Newsletter Sign up for our FREE email roundup of the top news, tips columns, videos and more, sent 3 times weekly
See Sample