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Mayor and police chief look for efficiencies … except in pot policy

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and police Superintendent Garry McCarthy announced this morning that they’re transferring more cops to beat patrols, thereby fulfilling Emanuel’s campaign pledge to put 1,000 “additional” officers on the street. Most Chicagoans I know are welcoming the idea of having more officers on the beat, though whether the numbers add up the way […]