Mayor Emanuel Rejects Three Top Cop Picks, Names New Interim Superintendent
Instead of choosing one of three finalists picked by the mayor-appointed police board, Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel has tapped 27-year veteran Eddie Johnson as CPD's new interim chief. WBEZ reporters Lauren Chooljian and Natalie Moore join us with reaction to the mayor's decision to chart a new course.
Then, we pick apart the mayor's decision to "go inside" with Eugene O’Donnell, professor of law and policing at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice.
- From WBEZ News: Mayor Rejects Finalists For Top Cop, Picks His Own