Calumet City

Donol E. Clark, 42, is charged with murder in the disappearance of his girlfriend, Gena Chiodo. (Calumet City Police)

Bond Denied For Boyfriend Charged With Murder Of Calumet City Woman

A Cook County judge refused bail Sunday for the boyfriend of a missing Calumet City woman after a prosecutor described the bloody scene at her home where police said they found him Wednesday.

10/21/2012

Donol E. Clark, 42, is charged with murder in the disappearance of his girlfriend, Gena Chiodo. (Calumet City Police)

Boyfriend Of Missing Calumet City Woman Charged With Murder

The boyfriend of a missing Calumet City woman was charged Saturday with her murder, police announced.

10/20/2012

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Police Search For Missing Calumet City Woman

Police in Calumet City are turning to the public for help in finding a woman who’s been missing for nearly a week.

10/19/2012

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14-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed In Harvey

A 14-year-old south suburban boy was killed late Saturday in what Harvey police are calling an accidental shooting.

07/08/2012

Antonio Goston has been charged in connection with a fatal nightclub shooting in Calumet City. (Calumet City Police Dept.)

Man Charged In Calumet City Nightclub Shootings

A Chicago man has been captured and charged for a shootout that left two people dead and two others wounded at a south suburban Calumet City nightclub April 21.

06/21/2012

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Calumet City Businessman Going On Trial For Firing At Fleeing Robber

A Calumet City businessman is going on trial for shooting at a thief running from his store.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

John Hurt, 27, is charged with first-degree murder and concealment of a homicidal death in the beating and strangling of 16-year-old Jessica Tetter. (Credit: Calumet City Police)

Man Charged With Killing Calumet City Teen, Dumping Body In Hammond

A 27-year-old man has been charged with murder, for allegedly killing a teenage girl and leaving her body in a Dumpster in Hammond, Ind.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2012

Jessica Tetter, 16, was found beaten to death in a Hammond, Ind. trash bin. (Handout)

Teen Girl From South Suburbs Found Dead In Hammond, Ind. Trash Bin

The Lake County Indiana Coroner’s office has determined the 16-year-old girl found dead in a dumpster Thursday morning is a homicide victim from the south suburbs.

06/09/2012

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Truck Driver Killed When Semi Smashes Car, Slams Into House

A semi-trailer truck driver was killed overnight when his truck rolled over another vehicle and crashed into the side of a house in Calumet City.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2012

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Family Suing Calumet City Cops Who Fatally Shot Autistic Son

The parents of a 15-year-old boy with Asperger’s Syndrome filed a lawsuit Friday against south suburban Calumet City and two police officers allegedly involved in the fatal shooting of their son.

04/25/2012

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Two Dead, Two Wounded In Shooting In Nightclub Parking Lot

Four people were shot — two fatally — in a parking lot outside a south suburban nightclub early Saturday. One of the dead was shot by police, who were engaged in gunfire with a suspect from the shooting they responded to the scene for.

04/21/2012

Stephon Watts, 15, was shot and killed by Calumet City police officers on Feb. 1, 2012. Police said he had cut an officer with a kitchen knife, but his family said it was only a butter knife. (Watts Family Photo)

Attorney Demands Names Of Cops Who Shot, Killed Autistic Teen

An attorney is demanding the names of two Calumet City police officers involved in the shooting death of a 15-year-old autistic boy last month.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2012

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Calumet Park Cop Acquitted In Brutality Case

A south suburban police officer accused of tripping a teen and later grabbing him by the throat after the boy made a wisecrack was found not guilty during a bench trial on Monday.

03/19/2012

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Police: Student, 14, Brought Gun To School In Calumet City

A 14-year-old pupil could be in big trouble after bringing a loaded handgun to school in Calumet City.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2012

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Woman Killed, 4 Others Injured In Calumet City Crash

Police in Calumet City are searching for a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that left a 42-year-old woman dead and four members of her family injured.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2012

Stephon Watts, 15, was shot and killed by Calumet City police officers on Feb. 1, 2012. Police said he had cut an officer with a kitchen knife, but his family said it was only a butter knife. (Watts Family Photo)

Family Seeks Federal Probe Of Fatal Shooting By Calumet City Cops

About 10 people marched with the family of 15-year-old Stephon Watts Saturday, demanding sanctions against the Calumet City police officers who shot the autistic teen to death.

WBBM Newsradio–02/26/2012

Stephon Watts, 15, was shot and killed by Calumet City police officers on Feb. 1, 2012. Police said he had cut an officer with a kitchen knife, but his family said it was only a butter knife. (Watts Family Photo)

Funeral Held For Autistic Teen Shot & Killed By Calumet City Cops

More than 700 people attended a funeral service in Dolton for the 15-year-old boy with autism who was shot to death February first by Calumet City Police.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2012

More than $4 million woth of cannabis was seized from a Calumet City home on Feb. 8, 2012. (Credit: Calumet City Police)

More Than $4M Worth Of Cannabis Seized In Calumet City

More than $4 million worth of cannabis was seized after a months-long investigation of a south suburban Calumet City home.

02/08/2012

Stephon Watts, 15, was shot and killed by Calumet City police officers on Feb. 1, 2012. Police said he had cut an officer with a kitchen knife, but his family said it was only a butter knife. (Watts Family Photo)

Outrage Growing After Teen Killed By Calumet City Cops

Relatives and friends of a 15-year-old autistic boy who was shot and killed by police officers on Wednesday were voicing their outrage by staging a protest outside of the police station Thursday night.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2012

Stephon Watts, 15, was shot and killed by Calumet City police officers on Feb. 1, 2012. Police said he had cut an officer with a kitchen knife, but his family said it was only a butter knife. (Watts Family Photo)

Family Furious After Calumet City Police Shoot, Kill Boy With Autism

Police in Calumet City were defending their actions Wednesday after officers shot and killed a 15-year-old boy, who has a form of autism, after he threatened them with a knife.

CBS Chicago–02/01/2012

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