CPD officer allegedly found sleeping in vehicle suspended

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Friday, May 22, 2015
Chicago cop sleeping on the job?
Chicago police are investigating a video posted online that allegedly shows an officer asleep in his vehicle.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago Police have suspended the officer who was allegedly found sleeping in this vehicle.

The officer has been slapped with an unpaid five-day suspension.

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A police spokesman says that the incident is unacceptable and not in keeping with the high expectations placed on our officers by this department and the residents of Chicago.

A witness recorded a Chicago Police officer appearing to sleep inside his squad car on busy 63rd Street at Campbell. The video was posted on Facebook and went viral.