Demands For Justice Not Forgotten At Jemel Roberson's FuneralHundreds gathered to say farewell to the father, church musician and dedicated security guard with dreams of becoming a police officer.
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.
Police Called To Robbins Bar More Than 30 Times In 10 YearsWhen the Robbins police chief was asked if his department had been out to Manny's Blue Room for other calls in the past, he said “no.”
Judge Denies Request To Release Name Of Officer Who Killed Security Guard Jemel RobersonA federal judge has denied a request to release the name of the Midlothian officer who shot and killed security guard Jemel Roberson earlier this month, according to court records.
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."
Ministers Want Police Officer Charged With Murder In Shooting Of 'National Hero' Jemel Roberson“We’re not going to tolerate a cover-up. We’re not going to tolerate this being swept under the rug. We’re calling for a full investigation,” Rev. Marshall Hatch said Friday morning outside the Midlothian Police Department.
Ministers Want Police Officer Who Shot Security Guard Jemel Roberson FiredChicago church leaders are calling for the white Midlothian police officer who shot and killed a black security guard to be fired.