Column: A court ruled Country Club Hills could fire a cop they say lied. Now, lawmakers are about to tackle police reform.

 

Column: A court ruled Country Club Hills could fire a cop they say lied. Now, lawmakers are about to tackle police reform.

In Country Club Hills, as in most of south and southwest suburbs, a union represents police officers and collectively bargains on their behalf. Years ago, when police unions first formed, discipline was something that was negotiated, along with pay, benefits and other concerns.

Published at Fri, 08 Jan 2021 16:09:00 +0000

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