The Fraternal Order of Police Chicago Lodge #7 pushed back their runoff election date.
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Even though Kevin Graham owns a large home in the suburbs, he insists he’s living in Chicago in compliance with police residency rules.
Fraternal Order of Police President Dean Angelo got 34.8 percent, forcing him into a runoff against Patrol Officer Kevin Graham, who got 24.8 percent.
Mike Shields says Chicago Police officers need a union that has “their back” at a time when local politicians don’t.
Armed attacks on officers have also escalated in other cities across the country.
Already, there is concern that the Justice Department under President Donald Trump will back off the civil rights probe of the Chicago Police.
Some aldermen are demanding action to renegotiate a police contract seen as an impediment to punishing police wrongdoing and restoring public trust.