John M. Brownridge

  • Recommendation Termination
  • Decision Return to duty
  • Length of process 10 months January 08, 1998 to November 04, 1998 Closed
  • Investigative Agency Not Specified

Charged with violating 3 rules on 4 counts

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Rule 8 1 count

Disrespect to or maltreatment of any person, while on or off duty.

Rule 2 2 counts

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.

Board Member Votes & Decisions

Majority Decision

3 agreed

Agreed with the final decision of the board

1 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 has considered its ruling in Paragraph (6) of these findings in its decision. In light of the additional testimony and evidence presented at the hearing before the Police Board that was not available to the Circuit Court of Cook Country, and: cause exists for the reinstatement of the Respondent, Police Officer John M. Brownridge, Star #2874, in the Department of Police and to the services of the City of Chicago, with a decision of infraction noted / no penalty.

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