Maywood Approves $35K Police Misconduct Settlement

A screenshot of the complaint filed by Derion Young against three Maywood police officers last year.  Thursday, September 22, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 9/23/16 At a Sept. 20 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees approved a $35,000 settlement agreement related to a federal complaint alleging police misconduct. Last year, Derion Young filed a federal complaint against Maywood Police Officers Michael … Continue reading Maywood Approves $35K Police Misconduct Settlement

Maywood Pays Out Nearly $20K for Police Abuse-, Labor-related Complaints

A screenshot of a federal civil rights complaint filed by Maywood resident Derrick Neal Lewis in 2014.  Wednesday, September 7, 2016 || By Michael Romain  The Maywood Board of Trustees recently approved two separate employee-related payments — one involving an allegation of police abuse by Maywood officers and another involving a village employee who contested his termination and the denial of extended sick leave pay. The … Continue reading Maywood Pays Out Nearly $20K for Police Abuse-, Labor-related Complaints