With Ramsey out, Chicago still searching for police chief

    Now that Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey has decided he’s staying put, his home town of Chicago is still searching for its next police superintendent.

    Three candidates remain: Newark Police Chief Garry McCarthy; the Office of National Drug Control Policy’s R. Gil Kerlikowske and Chicago’s deputy chief-of-detectives Al Wysinger. The Sun-Times profiled all three today, as a follow-up to an article calling Ramsey the “best of both worlds” in terms of whether the city should hire and insider or outsider.

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