Friday, July 20, 2018 || By Mick Dumke/ProPublica || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Community members clean up a park in Maywood that had been tagged with gang signs in 2014. | File
Over the last 25 years, Illinois State Police have built a database of more than 90,000 people they deem to be gang members — but won’t say what gangs they’re in or where they live.
Continue reading “County And State Law Enforcement Track Thousands In Flawed Gang Databases”
Thursday, June 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
In an effort to address the recent uptick in carjackings across the city and suburbs, the Cook County Sheriff’s Office has created a database that it hopes will help law enforcement agencies investigate and solve the crimes.
Continue reading “Cook County Sheriff Creates Carjacking Database, Maywood Joins Effort”
Sunday, December 9, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews
The Cook County Sheriff’s office recently announced that a 35-year-old woman is on the run after fleeing from an ambulance that was parked at Madden Mental Health Center, 1200 S. 1st Ave. in Maywood, on Dec. 7.
Continue reading “Woman Who Fled Maywood Mental Health Center Still on the Run”