Tag: Broadview Police

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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Broadview Man Dies In May 14 Crash On I-55

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews || Updated: 6:38 p.m.

Featured image: The scene of a May 14 crash that resulted in the death of a Broadview man. | Justin Ritz/WCSJ 

A Broadview man was fatally injured in a multi-vehicle collision on May 14, according to a report by WSPY News.

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Tuesday’s 10-mile Police Chase, Which Started in Chicago, Ends in Broadview with Driver Arrested

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Police officers look into a police chase that started in Chicago and ended in Broadview. | Network Video

Friday, February 10, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews

According to report by Sun-Times Media Wire, and published on Chicago CBS Local, a driver who led Chicago Police officers on a 10-mile chase from the city’s Lawndale neighborhood to Broadview on Tuesday morning has been arrested.

“The car took off when officers tried to curb it about 10:15 a.m. in the 2900 block of West Lexington, according to police,” Media Wire notes.

“The driver caused a crash near Harrison and Francisco, and collided with two CPD vehicles as the chase went into the suburbs, police said. No one was hurt.”

For context, this is what the distance between North Lawndale and Broadview looks like, courtesy Google Maps. VFP

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