Chicago Police DepartmentGeneral Order G01-02-02
Organization and Functions of the Office of the First Deputy Superintendent
Issue Date:10 May 2018Effective Date:10 May 2018
Rescinds:08 December 2017 Version
Index Category:Department Organization
I.Purpose
This directive:
  • A.establishes the organization and functions of the Office of the First Deputy Superintendent.
  • B.satisfies CALEA Law Enforcement Standards Chapter 11.
II.Organizational and Functional Responsibilities
The Office of the First Deputy Superintendent is commanded by the First Deputy Superintendent, who reports directly to the Superintendent of Police.
The office consists of the following sections, units and bureaus:
  • A.Crime Control Strategies Section
    The Crime Control Strategies Section is commanded by a deputy chief who reports directly to the First Deputy Superintendent. The section is responsible for monitoring, assessing, and executing the Department’s various strategic operational plans and coordinating and directing Department activities which specifically relate to data collection, criminal justice research, analysis, and reporting. The section consists of the following unit:

    Compstat Unit

    The CompStat Unit manages the CompStat meetings. Unit responsibilities include monitoring and assessing the execution of the Department’s various strategic operational plans; ensuring Department managers identify emerging crime trends within their areas of responsibility; ensuring Department managers are addressing the identified crime trends; and assessing the efficiency and effectiveness of the Department’s administrative processes and the allocation of Departmental resources.
  • B.Street Operations Unit
    The Street Operations Unit is staffed by deputy chiefs who report directly to the First Deputy Superintendent and perform functions consistent with the Department directive titled "Deputy Chiefs Assigned To The Street Operations Unit."
  • C.Detached Services Unit
    The Detached Services Unit is commanded by a commanding officer who reports directly to the First Deputy Superintendent. This section maintains administrative liaison between the Department and outside agencies requiring the use of sworn members in an investigative capacity for extended periods of time.
  • D.Special Events Unit
    The Special Events Unit is commanded by a commanding officer who reports directly to the First Deputy Superintendent. This section is responsible for planning police coverage at public events and maintaining liaison with other municipal departments as well as federal and state law enforcement agencies.
  • E.Deployment Operations Section
    The Deployment Operations Section is commanded by a deputy chief who reports directly to the First Deputy Superintendent. The deputy chief is assisted by an executive officer the rank of commander who is responsible for the Crime Prevention Information Center (CPIC) and the Deployment Analysis Unit. This section provides timely intelligence that will assist in the reduction of violent crime, assesses the threat of terrorism, and gathers information to assist in the effective recommendation for the deployment of Departmental resources.
  • F.Bureau of Patrol
    The Bureau of Patrol is commanded by a chief who reports directly to the First Deputy Superintendent. The bureau conducts its activities consistent with the Department directive titled "Organization and Functions of the Bureau of Patrol."
  • G.Bureau of Detectives
    The Bureau of Detectives is commanded by a chief who reports directly to the First Deputy Superintendent. The bureau conducts its activities consistent with the Department directive titled "Organization and Functions of the Bureau of Detectives."
  • H.Bureau of Organized Crime
    The Bureau of Organized Crime is commanded by a chief who reports directly to the First Deputy Superintendent. The bureau conducts its activities consistent with the Department directive titled "Organization and Functions of the Bureau of Organized Crime."
  • I.Bureau of Organizational Development
    The Bureau of Organizational Development is commanded by a chief who reports directly to the First Deputy Superintendent. The bureau conducts its activities consistent with Department directive titled "Organization and Functions of the Bureau of Organizational Development."
  • J.Bureau of Technical Services
    The Bureau of Technical Services is commanded by a chief who reports directly to the First Deputy Superintendent. The bureau conducts its activities consistent with Department directive titled "Organization and Functions of the Bureau of Technical Services."
Eddie T. Johnson
Superintendent of Police
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