Chicago Heights: Why Did Parks Police Dept Need High-Powered Guns Typically Used By SWAT Teams?

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    Why Did A Parks Police Department Need High-Powered Guns Typically Used By SWAT Teams?

    3 September 2021

    A bunch of high-powered guns one would think were for a SWAT team or maybe special ops was found at a suburban park district police department. As 8-year-old Patrick plays at a park in Chicago Heights, his older brothers keep a close watch on him. Yet their mother wishes there were more for her boys to do at their neighborhood park. “Our parks need to be updated, and also they need to implement new programs and stop taking them away,” said Patrick’s mother Paulicia Page. Page clearly believes more cash is needed to upkeep the rundown city parks. “It has ...