Former Melrose Park Cop Caught Stealing Drugs Gets 11 Years
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Former Melrose Park Cop Caught Stealing Drugs Gets 11 Years

Thursday, July 27, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews Greg Salvi, 44, the former Melrose Park police detective who pleaded guilty in April to multiple felony counts associated with selling stolen drugs was sentenced on July 26 to 11 years in prison, according to the Chicago Tribune. Salvi pleaded guilty earlier this year … Continue reading

Police Apprehend Suspected Carjacker After High Speed Chase on July 17
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Police Apprehend Suspected Carjacker After High Speed Chase on July 17

Monday, July 17, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Maywood police are currently investigating a reported carjacking that happened early Monday morning, according to a statement the department released on July 17. At around 4:10 a.m, police say, Maywood patrol officers spotted a red Chevrolet Impala with an Illinois license that had reportedly been … Continue reading

Sun-Times: Ex-Melrose Park Cop Caught Selling Drugs Bragged About His Crimes
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Sun-Times: Ex-Melrose Park Cop Caught Selling Drugs Bragged About His Crimes

Friday, July 14, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews According to a July 13 Chicago Tribune article, Gregory Salvi, a former Melrose Park police officer who admitted to selling drugs that were stolen from his department’s evidence room, could serve more than 10 years in prison. “But with his sentencing hearing approaching later … Continue reading

Maywood Police Warn Public of Attempted Child Luring That Happened on July 2
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Maywood Police Warn Public of Attempted Child Luring That Happened on July 2

Burton Park, at the corner of 15th Ave. and Washington Blvd., where a 9-year-old girl was almost abducted, according to reports. | Google Earth Tuesday, July 4, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews The Maywood Police Department is requesting information on a recent case of attempted child luring. According to a police statement released … Continue reading