Bob Diorio

Tinley Park Police Department logo (Credit: Tinley Park Website)

Canine Cop Deserves No Overtime, Tinley Says

A Tinley Park police officer seeking overtime pay for caring for a police dog between shifts is not entitled to the extra money because the contract with the police union covers the arrangement, the village says in response to a lawsuit filed by the officer.

12/03/2011

A police gun and handcuffs.  [Generic] (credit: Steve Hardy/CBS Local)

Tinley Park Cop Wants Better Compensation For Handling Dog

A Tinley Park police officer is suing the village for all the overtime he says he spends with his canine partner – while off-duty.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011