CLEVELAND-- CJ is trying to solve his first crime as Cleveland's police chief for the day: He's trying to save Christmas from 'The Crump.'
CJ received the key to the City of Cleveland and is talking to detectives about what the key means; he's also having lunch with police. Up next: Cleveland City Hall.
CJ has a special wish to join the police department and this morning, he was sworn in by the Cleveland chief of police.
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The kindergartner was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, which is a rare heart condition that effects one in 5,000 babies.
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Basically, CJ has half a heart. But his heart is full of love for others and his dream is to protect people.
FOX 8 News joined forces with Cleveland police, the Cleveland Office of the FBI and A Special Wish Foundation to make CJ DeJohn’s dream come true.