logo for print

Chicago takes another look at cops in schools

Two full-time officers might not always be necessary, officials say


By Rosalind Rossi
Chicago Sun-Times

CHICAGO — Do all Chicago public high schools really need two Chicago police officers stationed inside them every day - at a cost of $25 million a year?

The tab for police service - begun under former Mayor Richard M. Daley - recently more than tripled, prompting Chicago Public School officials faced with a $712 million deficit to start taking a hard look at whether every penny of that cost is being spent effectively.

Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: Chicago takes another look at cops in schools

Request product info from top Police Report Writing Software companies

Thank You!

Thank You!

By submitting your information, you agree to be contacted by the selected vendor(s).

Join the discussion

Brand focus

Sponsored content
3 reasons why your agency must adopt a mobile mindset

3 reasons why your agency must adopt a mobile mindset

Learn how to empower your officers with access to information using mobile technologies like smartphones, tablets and mobile apps

Copyright © 2018 PoliceOne.com. All rights reserved.