‘James Davis Touched Everybody’s Lives,’ Bellwood Mayor Says Of Slain Officer

Saturday, March 3, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a press conference on March 2, Bellwood Mayor Andre Harvey remembered Bellwood police officer James Davis Sr. as a positive presence in the community whose tragic death has stunned those who knew him.

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Tested By Opioid Crisis, Suburban Police To Start Carrying Narcan

Thursday, February 1, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Local officials during a Feb. 1 press conference held in Maywood to announce the roll out of a program that will equip 1,900 officers in Cook County with Narcan. | VFP 

When Bellwood Police Chief Jimenez Allen was asked to take advantage of a program that would train his officers to administer Narcan nasal spray and that would provide a supply of the medication at no cost to his department, he jumped at the chance.

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