Anothony B. Wilson

  • Recommendation Termination
  • Decision Return to duty
  • Length of process 6 months September 19, 2017 to March 22, 2018 Closed

Charged with violating 4 rules on 4 counts

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Rule 26 1 count

Failure to provide the Department with a current address and telephone number.

Rule 25 1 count

Failure to actually reside within the corporate boundaries of the City of Chicago.

Rule 2 1 count

Any action or conduct which impedes the Department's efforts to achieve its policy and goals or brings discredit upon the Department.

Rule 1 1 count

Violation of any law or ordinance.

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Majority Decision

2 disagreed

Disagreed with the final decision of the board

0 did not vote

Did not vote or were not present for voting

The Police Board of the City of Chicago, having read and reviewed the record of proceedings in this case, having viewed the video-recording of the testimony of the witnesses, having received the oral report of the Hearing Officer, and having conferred with the Hearing Officer on the credibility of the witnesses and the evidence, hereby adopts the findings set forth herein by the following vote: By a vote of 7 in favor (Lori E. Lightfoot, Michael Eaddy, Steve Flores, John P. O’Malley Jr., John H. Simpson, Rhoda D. Sweeney, and Andrea L. Zopp) to 2 opposed (Ghian Foreman and Eva-Dina Delgado), the Board finds the Respondent not guilty of violating Rule 1, Rule 2, Rule 25, and Rule 26. NOW THEREFORE, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Respondent, Police Officer Anthony B. Wilson, Star No. 5998, as a result of having been found not guilty of all charges in Police Board Case No. 17 PB 2937, be and hereby is restored to his position as a police officer with the Department of Police, and to the services of the City of Chicago, with all rights and benefits, effective October 2, 2017. This disciplinary action is adopted and entered by a majority of the members of the Police Board: Lori E. Lightfoot, Michael Eaddy, Steve Flores, John P. O’Malley Jr., John H. Simpson, Rhoda D. Sweeney, and Andrea L. Zopp. DATED AT CHICAGO, COUNTY OF COOK, STATE OF ILLINOIS, THIS 22nd DAY OF MARCH, 2018.

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