Category: Policing

Proviso Area Police Officers Run For Special Olympics June 2

Sunday, June 2, 2019 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Broadview Police Chief Kevin Eugling, front left, and other Proviso area officers sweat it out during the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. | Shanel Romain

On June 2, police officers from all over Proviso Township and beyond ran from the police station in Westchester to Doc Ryan’s in Forest Park.

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Area Police Raise Funds For Special Olympics — On Dunkin’ Rooftops

Saturday, May 19, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Maywood Det. Angela Patterson and Ofc. Brian Daniels on the rooftop of Dunkin’ Donuts in Maywood on May 17. The officers raised hundreds of dollars for the Illinois Special Olympics. | File

Police officers from area departments took to the rooftops of local Dunkin’ locations during the annual “Cop on a Rooftop” fundraiser on May 17. The initiative is designed to raise funds for Special Olympics Illinois.

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Multiple Proviso Township Police Dept.’s Named In Excessive Force Lawsuit

Monday, April 15, 2019 || By Nona Tepper/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews

A Maywood man has filed a federal complaint against several villages and police officers — including Broadview and Maywood — alleging that police used excessive force to maliciously arrest and charge him about two years ago.

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