Orland Park Police Department Helps the Mentally Ill

Chicago Tribune / Daily Southtown

Orland Park Police have trained a crisis intervention team to help people suffering from mental illness. Lt. Joseph Mitchell, left, director of training, organized the effort last year. Sgt. Troy Siewert, center, is the team leader of the intervention unit, and Patrolman John Dargan, right, is one of 11 patrolmen who are members of the team. (Phil Kadner, Daily Southtown)