| Sep 15, 2014
| 11:23 AM
The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports:
Two men aged 18 to 20 robbed a Maywood man at gunpoint of his brown leather wallet containing cash on the 0-100 block of Madison Street at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 7. The two approached him from...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 11:51 AM
The following items were taken from Oak Park police reports:
A 21-year-old Glen Ellyn man was charged with child abduction after he grabbed a 15-year-old Oak Park girl on the 400 block of Madison Street at 8:52 p.m. July 29 and tried to pull her into...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai took parting shots Tuesday at Pakistan and the United States, saying neither has genuinely worked toward peace in his country.
Addressing his ministers and cabinet for what was expected to be a final time before...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 3:29 PM
The following items were collected from reports released by the River Forest Police Department.
Two Chicago men, ages 63 and 32, were charged with theft and criminal trespass to state-supported land after they tried to steal metal parts at the rear of...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 3:21 PM
The following items were collected from reports released by the Oak Park Police Department.
An Oak Park man was sitting on the CTA Blue Line train at 6:50 p.m. Nov. 14 when a man 20 to 30 years old entered at the Austin stop, stole his Apple laptop...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 10:32 AM
The U.S. has pledged to get rid of all stockpiles of land mines except those to defend South Korea, the State Department said Tuesday.
The decision to exclude the Korean peninsula follows a commitment the U.S. made in June that it would not make, keep...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:28 AM
The following items were gathered from Highland Park and Deerfield police reports:
Twenty-three fire extinguishers were taken from the grass near Highland Park High School on St. Johns Avenue, on Aug. 6. The 10-pound extinguishers were...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 3:28 AM
On Sept. 4, 1864, John Finney reached his 20th year.
Two years after enlisting in the Illinois 65th Volunteer Infantry to fight for the Union in the Civil War, he could report good health against great odds.
Finney refused to speak of his months as...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:21 PM
The following were taken from police reports.
A 55-year-old Northfield man was arrested on Sept. 24 at 11:29 p.m. following a single-car crash on Route 41 at Westleigh Road and charged with DUI and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.
| Jul 25, 2014
| 2:02 PM
The following items were taken from Naperville police reports:
The hood of a car was dented between July 10 and 16 in the 1500 block of Raymond Drive.
A male worker became verbally abusive with a customer at her home in the 3500 block of Frankstowne...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:29 AM
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