Tag: Chief Talley

Police Chiefs, Legislator Visit Maywood Preschool, Urge State To Boost Funds

Thursday, September 20, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Police Chiefs Tom Aftanas, left, and Valdimir Talley during a Sept. 17 visit to a Maywood preschool. | Photos provided 

Two area police chiefs and a state legislator recently visited a prekindergarten class in Maywood in order to read to students and show their support for additional preschool funding.

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National Night Out In Maywood Brings Community, Police Together

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A Maywood police officer plays Frisbee with a young person during National Night Out in Maywood on Aug. 7. | Shanel Romain 

National Night Out — the annual event held each year on the first Tuesday of August and celebrated by police departments around the world — is designed to promote “police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live,” according to the program’s website.

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