Tag: Chicago Police Department

Cook County Takes Steps To Erase Its Gang Database

Thursday, February 21, 2019 || By Mick Dumke/ProPublica Illinois || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Young people clean up gang graffiti in a Maywood park. | File

Over the years, a gang database maintained by the Cook County Sheriff’s Office grew to include more than 25,000 names, as well as countless errors.

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Chicago Police Chase Suspects Into Maywood, Car Crashes Into Home

Sunday, October 14, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A car crashed into a home near the corner of 12th Ave. and Washington Blvd. |Damon Harvey 

A police chase that started in Chicago ended in Maywood on Saturday night, according to Maywood Police Commander Elijah Willis.

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Maywood Man Dies After Being Crushed Between Tire, Tractor Trailer At O’Hare

Sunday, October 14, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

A Maywood man died after an incident at O’Hare International Airport on Wednesday morning, according to a report in the Chicago Sun-Times.

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