Category: Policing

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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Flash Mob Hits North Riverside Mall, Again

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 || By Bob Uphues/Riverside-Brookfield Landmark || @maywoodnews

North Riverside Park Mall, 7501 Cermak Road, stopped allowing people to enter the building about 7:30 p.m. on March 23 after a flash mob, organized on social media, brought more than 100 unsupervised juveniles to the shopping center, resulting in fights and disturbances inside the building and the arrest of one man.

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