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Police investigate 3 burglaries in Forest Park

Forest Park police are investigating three burglaries reported in recent days. An employee of a business in the 7700 block of Van Buren Street reported … Read more ›

Police seek two in connection with Forest Park shooting

Forest Park police said today that they are searching for two people in connection with a Saturday shooting in the village that left a man … Read more ›

Police nab suspect, recover gold, but still search for victim

With the help of a Good Samaritan, Forest Park Police today captured a suspected CTA robber and recovered a stolen gold chain — now all … Read more ›

Woman nabbed after North Riverside bank robbery

A woman who threatened to throw acid on a teller during a bank robbery at a North Riverside grocery was apprehended after leading police on … Read more ›

Woman reports robbery in alley

A woman was robbed of her work bag and gym bag at 3:45 a.m. Feb. 19 behind a residence in the 300 block of Circle … Read more ›

Drug sale leads to arrests

Two men were charged with possession of a controlled substance after a Forest Park police officer witnessed an alleged illegal drug transaction about 8 p.m. … Read more ›

Squad car crashes on way to robbery call

A Forest Park police officer responding to a robbery call on Harlem Avenue swerved to avoid a car that pulled in front of him and … Read more ›

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich returns to his Chicago home after the first day of his sentencing hearing last December. (Chris Sweda)

Blagojevich to serve sentence in Colorado prison

Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich will serve his 14-year sentence at a federal prison in Colorado as he had sought, sources said Tuesday. Blagojevich, who is … Read more ›

Shawn Jolly ((Sheriff's photo))

Man charged with attempted murder in shooting that briefly shut Eisenhower

A man who authorities say leaned out of a moving car on the Eisenhower Expressway to shoot the brother of someone he has had run-ins … Read more ›

Cops arrest man following thefts at Walgreens in Forest Park and Berwyn

A 30-year-old Chicago woman was charged with retail theft after she was nabbed during an unsuccessful retail theft at the Berwyn Walgreens at Cermak Road … Read more ›