Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson

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Mike Krauser
April 30, 2019 - 10:25 am
Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson outlined the strategy to deal with violence this summer and disagreed with Mayor-Elect Lori Lightfoot that the department wasn’t prepared for roving bands of teens causing trouble downtown last week.
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Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson speaks during a press conference at CPD headquarters, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago, after actor Jussie Smollett turned himself in on charges of disorderly conduct and filing a false police report. The "Empire" staged a racist and homophobic attack because he was unhappy about his salary and wanted to promote his career, Johnson said Thursday. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
February 21, 2019 - 12:49 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says he's angry and offended that "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett allegedly lied about being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack. He says Smollett exploited racial divisions for his own gain — and smeared the reputation of a city...
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Officer Marmolejo funeral
Chicago Police Department
Bob Roberts
December 22, 2018 - 4:18 pm
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson eulogized Officer Eduardo Marmolejo as a hero at the funeral Mass for the married father of three, who was struck and killed by a train Monday in the line of duty Monday.
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