A former Rockford Park Police Sergeant has filed a lawsuit against the Rockford Park District, claiming he was unlawfully terminated.
Richard Scot Nason claims his "whistle blowing" led to personnel changes within the Park Police department, including his own termination. The Park District, however, denies the claim, and claims to encourage all employees to report any "perceived problems or concerns, and no one is retaliated against for doing so."
Nason filed a lawsuit in Winnebago County Circuit Court on June 29.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WREX. All Rights Reserved.
Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Trista Truesdale at (815) 335-7856. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at email@example.com.