Statement from Mayor Emanuel on the U.S. Department of Justice’s Announcement to Investigate the Chicago Police Department

CHICAGO–(ENEWSPF)–December 7, 2015

“I welcome today’s announcement by the Department of Justice and pledge the City’s complete cooperation. Our mutual goal is to create a stronger, better Police Department that keeps the community safe while respecting the civil rights of every Chicagoan. Nothing is more important to me than the safety and well-being of our residents and ensuring that the men and women of our Police Department have the tools, resources and training they need to be effective crime fighters, stay safe, and build community trust.”

Source: www.cityofchicago.org

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