Man Killed In Forklift Accident At Des Plaines WarehouseUrbano A. Merlos, 37, was pinned between a truck and a forklift about 5:30 p.m. at the facility at 333 Howard Ave. in Des Plaines, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Des Plaines Revises New Policy To Allow Police Tribute FlagThe Des Plaines City Council has modified a new policy regarding what flags can be flown on public buildings, and aldermen were taking another look at the rule after the police chief could not raise a thin blue line flag that pays tribute to fallen officers.
Des Plaines Adopts New Rules After Rainbow Flag Flown Over LibraryThe Des Plaines City Council has approved restrictions on what flags can fly over city buildings after Des Plaines Public Library flew a gay pride flag in response to the Orlando night club massacre.
Gas Explosion Damages Des Plaines TownhomesA townhouse building in unincorporated Des Plaines sustained major damage Thursday morning in a gas explosion.
Sheriff: Man Tried To Abduct Boy In Northwest SuburbsThe incident occurred around 9 a.m. near the 10000 block of Holly Lane when a man who appeared to be holding a knife told a 10-year-old boy to “come here.”
Video Shows Would-Be Robber Flee After Des Plaines Store Owner Takes Out Gun
Two 16 Year Olds Charged In Des Plaines Armed Robberies Des Plaines Police say two 16-year-olds are charged in a string of armed robberies.
Missing Man Found Safe, Des Plaines Police Say
Des Plaines Man Missing Since New Year's Eve Police in Des Plaines are searching for a man who has been missing since leaving for work on New Year’s Eve.
Man Killed In Crash In Des PlainesJohn M. Moskal suffered multiple blunt force injuries in the motor vehicle crash in the 2000 block of Rand Road, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Suspicious Package Leads To Evacuation Of Des Plaines Good Will StoreA Good Will in Des Plaines was evacuated Saturday afternoon after an employee discovered what they believed to be an explosive device in a donated package, according to Des Plaines police.
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