Mayor Emanuel Formally Appoints Eddie Johnson As Interim Chicago Police Superintendent

 Photo: Eddie Johnson  

Photo: Eddie Johnson  

Tuesday marks Chicago Police Interim Superintendent Eddie Johnson's first full day as the leader of a department facing many challenges.

Johnson, 55, grew up in Cabrini Green. He is a 27-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department and was chief of patrol. He never applied for the superintendent job, but was chosen by Mayor Rahm Emanuel. -abc7news