Police Supt. Eddie Johnson says he’s still working toward a police department that roughly mirrors the city’s racial demographics.
THE WATCHDOGS: Longtime Chicago Teamsters boss John T. Coli Sr.’s brief tenure as head of a Mokena local Mokena proved lucrative for his son’s firm.
A former Chicago cop sentenced to federal prison for leaking sensitive police information to her gang-leader boyfriend was able to land a job with the
THE WATCHDOGS: Retired ATF agent once took on bikers, white supremacists, street gangs. Now, he takes on Chicago’s top federal judge on drug tactics.
THE WATCHDOGS: Bullet holes and shattered windows from gunfire have been reported at 11 Chicago schools in the past five years, records show.
A Sun-Times reporter accompanied sheriff’s officials in search of the police department South Side man said he works for — found only vacant building.
THE WATCHDOGS: More than a year into hiring surge, 14 of Chicago’s 22 police districts have fewer beat cops than they did when the push was announced.
THE WATCHDOGS: Emanuel administration’s no-bid extensions for O’Hare, Midway asphalt work have added $20 million to $16.7 million deal.
UIC officials said Tuesday that research misconduct by Dr. Mani Pavuluri, one of the campus’ star faculty members, was an anomaly.
Carole Brown, Chicago’s chief financial officer, says City Hall passed in 2015 on an unsolicited Goldman Sachs pitch to privatize city water, sewers.
Dr. Mani Pavuluri founded renowned UIC clinic for kids with bipolar disorder but put some of them at risk, a ProPublica Illinois investigation found.
Dirty schools are unacceptable, the Chicago Board of Education said Wednesday, demanding more accountability from contractors hired to clean schools.
THE WATCHDOGS: CPS is giving $259 million in added work to a company that couldn’t keep Chicago schools clean, records obtained by the Sun-Times show.
THE WATCHDOGS: Two deals Emanuel administration gave Northlake company for O’Hare, Midway work soared in cost from $37.5 million to $67.3 million.