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Chicago Mayor Announces Police Reform Policy

Rahm Emanuel, Chicago

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said that police in the city must be better trained to distinguish between when they need to use force.

The statement comes amid a series of shootings by officers that sparked protests and complaints that police are too quick to fire their weapons. Emanuel announced changes in police training and department policies on use of force during a news conference Wednesday. He pledged “nothing less than complete and total reform.”

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