In the last post (“Sexual Abuse Of Children By Instructors“) instances of alleged sexual abuse of children by teachers and other types of instructors was discussed, and the charges filed against a gymnastics instructor were highlighted.
There have been many instances of Illinois sexual abuse and sexual assault at schools involving personnel who are not teachers. This has included administrative personnel as well as others, such as janitors. Many such instances of alleged abuse and sexual assault have been summarized on this site.
A Chicago Police Officer has been charged with sexual assault of a then-17-year-old girl. The girl was a student at a high school (Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences) at which the officer also served as a security officer.
An excerpt from the Chicago Sun-Times article of January 15, 2017, titled “Chicago Police officer charged with criminal sexual assault“:
A Chicago Police officer who was employed as a security guard at a Chicago Public School has been charged with having a sexual relationship with an underage girl who attended the high school where he worked.
Eugene Ciardullo, 51, was charged with one felony count of criminal sexual assault of a victim between 13 and 17 years old.
The article, as well as other sources, indicate that Ciardullo and the girl became acquainted during the 2014-2015 school year, and the relationship became physical and then sexual during 2016.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this alleged sexual assault can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Chicago Sun-Times article mentioned above, as well as the January 15 Chicago Tribune article titled “Bond set at $75K for Chicago Police officer charged with sex assault.”