Top Ten Videos to watch

Hillary Clinton Campaigns In Louisville, Kentucky
Worried black businesswoman at desk
Tyler Perry And Soledad O'Brien Host Gala Honoring Bishop T.D. Jakes' 35 Years Of Ministry
Teacher with group of preschoolers sitting at table
FBI Officials Discuss Apprehension Of Explosions Suspect After Three-Day Manhunt
NFC Championship - San Francisco 49ers v Atlanta Falcons
Protests Erupt In Chicago After Video Of Police Shooting Of Teen Is Released
Nine Dead After Church Shooting In Charleston
Portrait of senior African woman holding money
President Bush Speals At Federalist Society's Gala
Police Line Tape
Senior Woman's Hands
Police officers running
New Orleans Residents Return to Housing Projects
David Banner
2010 Jazz Interlude Gala
Couple Together on Sidewalk
Serious decision
HIV Testing
Closing Arguments Held In Zimmerman Trial
Student Loan Application Form
Donald Trump in Nevada.
Hearing Held For Charleston Police Officer Who Shot And Killed Walter Scott
Leave a comment

john savage cicero poffice officer hiv

An Illinois police officer was charged with criminally infecting a male partner with HIV, the Chicago Tribune reports.

SEE ALSO: Keep The Big-Soda Ban And Live Longe

John Savage, 38, of the Cicero Police Department allegedly had a sexual encounter with a 24-year-old man and did not inform him of his HIV status. Savage was charged with with criminally transmitting HIV and appeared in Bond Court in Maywood Thursday.

SEE ALSO: Racism Is Bad For Our Bodies

He released on his own recognizance soon after his appearance.

SEE ALSO: Why Mrs. Obama’s Vogue Cover Matters

The victim claims he and Savage went to the movies on July 29, 2012. Afterwards, they went to Savage’s home in LaGrange Park where they engaged in sexual activity. When the victim asked Savage about his HIV status after the encounter, the officer allegedly told him he was positive. The man reported the incident to LaGrange Park police soon after.

Savage was cuffed on Wednesday and suspended as a result of the charges; a spokesperson for the Cicero Police Department said Savage was off-duty during the time of the sexual encounter.

Savage has been a police officer for 13 years.

Also On News One: