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CHICAGO New Top Cop's Fiancee Under Investigation For Alleged Police Exam Cheating
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| April 6, 2016
| Mark Konkol and Heather Cherone
Posted on 04/05/2016 5:36:33 AM PDT by KeyLargo
New Top Cop's Fiancee Under Investigation For Alleged Police Exam Cheating
By Mark Konkol and Heather Cherone Updated April 5, 2016
THE LOOP Mayor Rahm Emanuel's newly appointed top cop Eddie Johnson's fiancee is a Chicago Police lieutenant named in an ongoing investigation into alleged cheating on the department's lieutenant's exam, DNAinfo Chicago has learned.
It's the same cheating probe that sources said helped derail Deputy Chief Eugene Williams' chances of being promoted to police superintendent. Now the allegations are part of a separate probe, this one by Chicago Inspector General Joe Ferguson, sources said.
Williams, one of the Chicago Police Board's three superintendent finalists passed over by Emanuel, was a "senior subject matter expert" who helped create the most recent lieutenant's exam. And he was the "final reviewer of potential exam content, " according to the police department's Feb. 17 response to a Freedom of Information request obtained by DNAinfo Chicago.
The probe into the alleged cheating began in November 2014, more than nine months before the written portion of the lieutenant's exam was administered, after a police Internal Affairs investigator filed a complaint based on a tip from an anonymous officer.
That complaint questioned whether Williams shared "information that was privileged" about the exam to sergeants in a study group that met at police headquarters. The information would give the sergeants an unfair advantage on the test, according to a confidential police Internal Affairs report obtained by DNAinfo.
The study group included Johnson's fiancee, Lt. Nakia Fenner, as well as Lt. Maryet Hall, who is married to former First Deputy Police Supt. Al Wysinger, who retired in 2015, and Internal Affairs Lt. Davina Ward, multiple sources told DNAinfo Chicago.
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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption ; Government ; News/Current Events ; US: Illinois
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Interim Supt. Eddie Johnson (from left), Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and Lt. Nakia Fenner at Chicago Police Department headquarters on March 28.
Mark Konkol · DNAinfo Reporter What do you think?
posted on 04/05/2016 5:36:33 AM PDT
posted on 04/05/2016 5:42:07 AM PDT
In Chicago, getting caught cheating is both the mark of a pro (knowing how the system works) and an amateur (you idiot, you got caught!)
posted on 04/05/2016 5:48:48 AM PDT
(Hey Media: Bias = Layoffs)
What? We are supposed to think? Rahm and Eddie will inform us of how we should think.
Free Betty Maltese! < /Cicero Reference >
(good re-connect bruh!)
posted on 04/05/2016 5:50:56 AM PDT
(Catastrophic Anthropogenic Climate Alterations: The acronym defines the science.)
Wow, who needs affirmative action when you have people giving you the answers to tests and it is OKed by those at the top (until put under the microscope because it reflects worse on those even higher up the ladder).
posted on 04/05/2016 5:52:58 AM PDT
(In America today, it is considered worse to judge evil than to do evil - Burk Parsons)
If the world ever needs an enema, Chicago is where they’ll insert the probe. What a wasteland.
posted on 04/05/2016 5:56:08 AM PDT
(You're only enslaved to the extent of the charity that you receive!)
Well, at least she’s into guys.
posted on 04/05/2016 6:04:01 AM PDT
posted on 04/05/2016 6:04:17 AM PDT
posted on 04/05/2016 6:25:05 AM PDT
And the new chief is in top physical condition!
I would like to see him run the required mile and a half in 16:20. Better have an ambulance ready.
Many years ago while running the Chicago Marathon, I realized that the people were not actually waving at me, but the Chief of police, Joe DiLeonardi, running nearby.
posted on 04/05/2016 7:50:28 AM PDT
(Looks like it's pretty hairy.)
“Hey, its Chicago.”
And hey, they’re Black! And FWIW, look at how the murder/shooting rates have “shot up” under this looser. Eddie Johnson got the job because of his skin color, not that he’s competent
posted on 04/05/2016 8:17:25 AM PDT
(Obama can go to hell!)
This story has to be false. Police are beyond reproach and should never be questioned.
posted on 04/05/2016 9:04:33 AM PDT
(fascism is the union, marriage, merger or fusion of corporate economic power with governmental power)
posted on 04/05/2016 10:26:12 AM PDT
(Facing Trump nomination inevitability, folks are now openly trying to help Hillary destroy him.)
can't these people do anything right???
posted on 04/05/2016 5:29:24 PM PDT
(Stand UP and Be Counted, or line up and be numbered - *DTOM* -w- NO Pity for the LAZY - Luke, 22:36)
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