Ald. Brendan Reilly: ‘I am not at all pleased with the direction things are going with public safety. It’s pretty clear the current strategies are not working’

Anna Davlantes

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – JUNE 23: Police investigate a crime scene where three people were shot at the Wentworth Gardens housing complex in the Bridgeport neighborhood on June 23, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. A 24-year-old man died from injuries he suffered in the shooting and two others, a 22-year-old male and a 25-year-old male, were seriously wounded. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

42nd Ward Ald. Brendan Reilly joins Anna to talk about being part of the festivities honoring legendary WGN Sports producer Jack Rosenberg this afternoon, the services for fallen Chicago Police officer Ella French, the attrition of police officers, how the city is handling public safety, how crime is impacting major retail strips, and who is to blame for the rise in violence in Chicago.

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Anna Davlantes is a Chicago native, a seven-time Emmy Award-winning journalist who has broken major stories, passionately told small stories and exposed corruption that has prompted major investigations and reform. (Click for more.)