One Year After Security Guard Jemel Roberson Was Shot Dead By Midlothian Police, Family Wants To Know Why Officer Hasn't Been ChargedIt was one year ago Monday that a police officer shot and killed a security guard who was on duty at a south suburban nightclub.
Jemel Roberson Shooting: Medical Examiner Says Slain Guard's Clothes From Fatal Police Shooting Weren't Labeled 'Security'Roberson was working at Manny’s Blue Room when Midlothian Police Officer Ian Covey shot and killed him as Roberson was holding down a gunman who had opened fire at the club.
Midlothian Police Officer Ian Covey Asks Judge To Delay Lawsuit Over Fatal Shooting Of Security Guard Jemel RobersonJemel Roberson’s family has sued Officer Ian Covey and the village of Midlothian, calling the shooting unreasonable, unprovoked and unjustified.
Video Released In Police Shooting Of Robbins Security Guard, Jemel RobersonVideo released by Cook County police shows chaos erupting inside Manny's Blue Room in Robbins last November when security guard Jemel Roberson was shot and killed by a Modlothian police officer.
Officer Named In Fatal Police Shooting Of Security Guard At Robbins Club Was Trained For Active ShootersMore than two months after the death of a Robbins security guard at the hands of a Midlothian police officer, the officer is being identified through a federal court filing.
Family Of Security Guard Shot And Killed By Police Still Demanding AnswersThe family of the man killed by police in a shooting in Robbins a month ago are demanding answers at a town hall meeting in Midlothian Wednesday night.
Jemel Roberson Funeral Set For SaturdayA colleague said the 26-year-old Roberson had the gunman pinned down and was waiting for police to help. The officer responded and said Roberson ignored orders to drop the gun he had on the offender.
Community Leaders Demand Name Of Officer Who Killed Jemel RobersonRoberson was working as a security guard at Manny's Blue Room in Robbins last week when he was fatally shot by a police officer.
Questions Linger After Officer Shots, Kills Robbins Security Guard"Release the name of the officer. He has nothing to hide. Release the autopsy report. Include in your statements to the public information that goes both ways, that will provide more clarity about what happened."
Bar Where Roberson Was Shot And Killed Had Expired Liquor LicenseNot only did Manny's Blue Room have an expired liquor license, it was the fifth infraction in the past four years for the establishment.