As part of the search for Evanston’s next chief of police, community members are invited to get to know the candidates selected as finalists for the position during a virtual candidate forum held via Zoom on Thursday, September 8 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Meet the finalists:
Migdalia Bulnes: Deputy Chief of Police for the Chicago Police Department
Joshua Hunt: Chief of the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Investigations Bureau
Schenita Stewart: Deputy Chief of Police for the East Dundee Police Department
Community members are invited to submit questions for the candidates in advance online by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, September 7 or by calling or texting 847-448-4311. The forum will be live-streamed, recorded and replayed on City Channel 16 and on YouTube.
Following the event, a feedback form will be made available on the City’s website for residents to provide their input.
After the forum, City Manager Stowe will host one-on-one interviews with the final candidates and extend an offer for appointment to the person who best fits the leadership needs of the community.
For more information about the search process, visit cityofevanston.org/policechiefsearch or call/text 847-448-4311. For convenience, residents may simply dial 3-1-1 in Evanston.