Former Chicago Police Supt. Fred Rice Dies
Rice's career as a police officer began in 1955
Fred Rice served as superintendent of the Chicago Police Department from 1983-1987.
Monday, Jan 10, 2011 Updated at 9:01 PM CST
Former Chicago Police Superintendent Fred Rice has passed away at the age of 84, the Chicago Tribune is reporting.
Rice reportedly died Monday after a long battle with lung cancer.
His career as a police officer began in 1955. He served as Chicago's police superintendent from 1983 to 1987.