Roswellâ€™s police chief expressed his frustration Monday with city officialsâ€™ decision to recently settle a $1.25 million lawsuit, brought by the family of a mentally ill man who died in police custody in March 2008.
Interim Chief Dennis Kintigh told reporters he didnâ€™t think â€œjustice (was) achievedâ€ by settling after the city and its Police Department were sued by the family of Javier Aguilar, who died in his home following a physical altercation with officers. â€œI have been on a slow burn, as I say, for weeks on this whole thing because I felt it was a grave injustice,â€ he said. â€œWhat has happened to the officers of this Police Department and this community has not been justice. Login to read more