BuzzFeed: Chicago Man Allegedly Shot By Melrose Park Police, Then Charged With Battery–Is Now Suing

Friday, June 5, 2015 || Originally Published: BuzzFeed News || 5/4/15 || By Albert Samaha A Chicago man is suing Melrose Park police after being tased and shot in the foot by police over what he said was a case of mistaken identity. He claims the officer who shot him said, “I should have killed you.” Count Hayes (pictured above via Cook County Sheriff’s Office) was tased … Continue reading BuzzFeed: Chicago Man Allegedly Shot By Melrose Park Police, Then Charged With Battery–Is Now Suing

Maywood Police Show Students That Cops Are People, Too

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 || By Michael Romain MAYWOOD || “I used to think the police were pretty much out to get us just so they can get their money,” said Justin Young, 14. That’s before he met Maywood police officers David Gude and Detective Lawrence Connor through an afterschool tutoring and mentoring program held weekdays at Irving Middle School, 805 S. 17th Avenue. The … Continue reading Maywood Police Show Students That Cops Are People, Too