Weis taking job with Chicago Crime Commission

July 5, 2011

The Associated Press

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Former Chicago Police Superintendent Jody Weis will take new position with Chicago Crime Commission.

Former Chicago Police Superintendent Jody Weis has a new job.

The Chicago Crime Commission announced Tuesday that Weis is taking a position as the group's new deputy director. Weis is slated to appear at a news conference Wednesday to discuss his new role.

Weis is a former FBI agent who took over as Chicago's top cop in 2008. He resigned earlier this year when his contract came to an end.