Suburbs’ Review Of Red Light Camera Citations Often Swift, Trib Shows

Saturday, February 10, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A screenshot of video footage posted to Facebook in 2008 of what the poster believes shows a Naperville driver receiving a $100 citation or a legal right turn. 

A recent Chicago Tribune investigative analysis found that police officers in area suburbs often “race through” the review process that they’re required by law to conduct whenever a red light camera results in a citation.

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Sun-Times: Former Bellwood Official Gets Probation for Stealing From Village

Thursday, December 1, 2016 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews  The Chicago Sun-Times has reported that Roy McCampbell, (pictured left), a former village manager and chief financial officer for the Village of Bellwood, was sentenced to two years of probation and ordered to pay $100,000 in restitution on Nov. 30 by Cook County Judge Timothy James Joyce. According to the Sun-Times, McCampbell was arrested … Continue reading Sun-Times: Former Bellwood Official Gets Probation for Stealing From Village

Ex-Bellwood Comptroller Still Collecting $21K A Month Pension As He Awaits Corruption Trial

Roy McCampbell accompanied by his attorneys in the lobby of the Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago in August. | Jose OrsorioChicago Tribune. Monday, December 14, 2015 || Originally Published: Chicago Tribune || By Joe Mahr Five years after the Tribune exposed a suburban official’s questionable $472,000 annual pay — and three years after he was indicted over it — the official continues to collect … Continue reading Ex-Bellwood Comptroller Still Collecting $21K A Month Pension As He Awaits Corruption Trial