Wednesday, November 21, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley expressed sympathy for slain Chicago Police Officer Samuel Jimenez, who was fatally shot on Nov. 19, when a gunman opened fire inside of Mercy Hospital in Chicago, killing Jimenez and two hospital staff members — including the gunman’s former fiancé, a doctor at Mercy. The gunman was also killed.
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Sunday, October 28, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 10/29/18
Featured image: A Maywood police officer walks inside of the department’s station at 125 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. | Heather Lee Charles/heatherleecharles.com
The Maywood Police Department is stepping up efforts to recruit new officers in light of a chronic shortage of officers.
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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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