Tag: Maywood Police Department

Maywood Approves New Police Sergeants’ Contract

Friday, April 20, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

The Maywood Board of Trustees recently approved a new collective bargaining agreement between the village and the Metropolitan Alliance of Police Sergeants, Chapter 486.

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Maywood Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Sold Drugs Near School

Saturday, April 21, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Drugs and cashed seized by law enforcement officials on April 20 in Maywood. | Courtesy Maywood Police Department 

Maywood police have arrested a man who was caught allegedly selling drugs near a school in the village.

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Maywood Police Raid Nets Guns, Drugs

Thursday, April 12, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Drugs, guns and cash that was seized in an April 12 raid in Maywood. | Courtesy Maywood Police Department 

Maywood police executed a raid on April 12 — the second reported raid in less than a week — that resulted in one arrest and the seizure of guns, drugs and cash.

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Maywood Carjacking Ends In Arrests On Chicago’s Near West Side

Thursday, March 29, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

According to a recent Chicago Tribune article, four people were taken into custody on the evening of March 28 after crashing a vehicle on Chicago’s Near West Side, the Illinois State Police reported.

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Former Maywood Commander Tapped To Lead Chicago Police Oversight Body

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Sydney Roberts, a former Maywood police commander and director of the Illinois Secretary of State Police, has been selected to lead COPA. | Sydney Roberts/LinkedIn

A former commander with the Maywood Police Department has been selected to lead the Civilian Office of Police Accountability, the city’s new police oversight agency.

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Maywood Settles $60K For Excessive Force Lawsuit

Thursday, March 8, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a regular meeting on March 6, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted unanimously to authorize a $60,000 settlement in relation to a lawsuit filed in 2015 alleging unlawful seizure and excessive force by Maywood police officers.

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Victim Of March 4 Drive-By In Maywood Identified As 20-Year-Old Maywood Man

Monday, March 5, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The scene of a fatal drive-by shooting in Maywood that happened on March 4. | VFP 

A Maywood man was identified as the victim of what police say was a drive-by shooting that happened on the 1100 block of South 6th Ave. in Maywood on March 4, at around 2 p.m.

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