Short On Police, Maywood Chief Asks Residents To Help Recruit

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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Maywood Swears In First Female Cop In Roughly Eight Years, Says Chief

Thursday, December 26, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

During a Dec. 19 regular board meeting, members of the village’s Board of Police and Fire Commission swore in Officer Lizet Ochoa, who Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley said is the first female officer hired in the department “in approximately eight years.”

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Maywood To Get Speed Trailer; Board Could Give Allied Waste, Current Technology The Boot; Residents Want LNR store gone

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 || By Michael Romain  Drivers traveling the streets of Maywood might be forced to pay closer attention to their speedometers. Last month, the Maywood Board of Trustees approved a request from the Maywood Police Department to purchase a speed display trailer at a cost of around $8,200. Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley said that the department’s efforts to double-down on speeding … Continue reading Maywood To Get Speed Trailer; Board Could Give Allied Waste, Current Technology The Boot; Residents Want LNR store gone