Mayor Lightfoot explains her decision to fire Police Supt. Eddie Johnson

Anna Davlantes

FILE – In this Oct. 28, 2019 file photo, Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson speaks in Chicago. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says she has fired Police Supt. Johnson due to his “ethical lapses” Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast File)

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WGN Radio’s Anna Davlantes chats with Mayor Lori Lightfoot about her decision to fire Police Supt. Eddie Johnson. Mayor Lori Lightfoot terminated CPD Superintendent Eddie Johnson effective immediately on Monday, saying an investigation into an incident when Johnson was reportedly asleep in a vehicle revealed, “actions that are intolerable for any leader.”

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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.)
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