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Police Chief Demitrous Cook Forged Strong Links to the Community From His Earliest Patrol Days

‘He felt the community’s strife’ A nearly four decades career came to an abrupt and awkward end June 7 with the City releasing a statement that  Evanston Police Chief Demitrous Cook had announced his retirement from the Evanston Police Department. The City announcement came three days after the Chief learned from City Manager Erika Storlie that […]

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NAACP Calls Emergency Meeting to Discuss Police Chief Demitrous Cook’s Job Status

The Evanston branch of the NAACP has called an emergency meeting this afternoon to discuss rumors regarding Evanston Police Chief Demitrous Cook’s job status, one board member confirmed this afternoon. Chief Cook was called to a meeting at the Evanston Civic Center with City Manager Erika Storlie and Deputy City Manager Kelley Gandurski, where he was presented with a […]