State Rep. Marty Moylan: ‘There is a crime wave going on in Chicago and its bleeding into all the suburbs’

Anna Davlantes

FILE – In this May 15, 2014 file photo, Illinois state Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, listens to lawmakers on the House floor at the Capitol in Springfield. Moylan’s seat is one of a half dozen that are crucial to Democrats in maintaining their veto-proof supermajority in the Illinois House this fall. He faces Park Ridge Republican Mel Thillens in the Nov. 4 election. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

Illinois State Representative Marty Moylan joins Anna to talk about his Police Protection Act, which would make it a hate crime to attack police officers because of their profession. Rep. Moylan also wants $100 million for additional safety equipment, training, facility improvements, and personnel.

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Anna Davlantes is a Chicago native, a seven-time Emmy Award-winning journalist who has broken major stories, passionately told small stories and exposed corruption that has prompted major investigations and reform. (Click for more.)