Chicago Police DepartmentSpecial Order S09-08
CLEARpath Community Webportal
Issue Date:11 January 2010Effective Date:12 January 2010
Rescinds:S10-03
Index Category:Information Management
I.Purpose
This directive:
  • A.establishes Department policy and procedures to create, maintain, and edit information that is received and posted on the Department’s CLEARpath Webportal.
  • B.outlines the responsibilities of Department members with respect to CLEARpath applications.
II.Policy
It is the Department's policy to use advanced computer technology to provide appropriate services which encourage police-community partnerships and enhance cooperative problem solving; and to disseminate information, such as official Department reports, press releases, Crime Stopper information, and other data routinely released to the public.
III.The Department's Homepage on the World Wide Web
The Chicago Police Department’s CLEARpath Community Webportal:
  • A.is located at www.chicagopolice.org on the World Wide Web.
  • B.contains electronic links to unit home pages that provide useful information specific to the unit.
IV.Specific Application Procedures
Information and procedures for CLEARpath computer applications are found in the related directives.
Jody P. Weis
Superintendent of Police
08-083 MAV[LBM]
ADDENDA:
1.S09-08-02 - CLEARpath Unit Homepage Computer Application
2.S09-08-03 - CLEARpath Block Club Computer Application
3.S09-08-04 - CLEARmeeting
4.S09-08-05 - CLEARpath Crime Stopper Wanted Poster Application