Multiple Proviso Township Police Dept.’s Named In Excessive Force Lawsuit

Monday, April 15, 2019 || By Nona Tepper/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews

A Maywood man has filed a federal complaint against several villages and police officers — including Broadview and Maywood — alleging that police used excessive force to maliciously arrest and charge him about two years ago.

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Breaking: Daylight Drive-By Shooting in Maywood Leaves One Injured, May 2

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews A drive-by shooting that happened in broad daylight Tuesday afternoon in Maywood has left at least one unidentified person injured. The shooting happened on the 400 block of South 21st Ave. at around 1 p.m., police said. Maywood police could only confirm that the shooting had taken place and that the condition of the victim, … Continue reading Breaking: Daylight Drive-By Shooting in Maywood Leaves One Injured, May 2

Breaking: Bellwood Man Killed in Early Morning Shooting in Maywood

Saturday, February 4, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews A Bellwood man was murdered during a shooting that happened early Saturday morning in Maywood, police say. Gregory Blackwell, 28, was fatally shot on the 1700 block of South 3rd Ave. in Maywood, said Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley. Blackwell was a manager at the Roosevelt Road Burger King in Maywood, said Talley. The chief added that … Continue reading Breaking: Bellwood Man Killed in Early Morning Shooting in Maywood