15-Year-Old Boy Dies After Choking At High School In Villa Park
"Baby Hope" Laid To Rest In Wheaton; Authorities Still Seek ParentsDuPage County officials say they are not giving up trying to find the parents of an infant found dead along a Wheaton road last month.
DuPage County Bomb-Sniffing Dog Remembered As ‘Best Partner’The DuPage County sheriff’s office is mourning the loss of its beloved bomb-sniffing dog Utah, a 13-year-old black lab that died Wednesday.
New Food Pantry To Open At DuPage County Elementary School"Thirty-seven thousand children in DuPage County are uncertain where their next meal is coming from," said Deb Baker, executive director of HCS Family Services.
Woman And Daughter Killed In Crash Near BensenvillePaulette Jones, 73; and her daughter were in a Nissan Altima heading west on Grand Avenue near Wilson Street about 2:35 p.m. when their car was hit head-on by a Mercury Grand Marquis that had crossed into oncoming traffic, according to the DuPage County sheriff’s office.
Reward Offered For Information About Police Shooting PlotsThe executive director of the Illinois Crime Commission is offering a public reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of anyone conspiring to kill police officers in DuPage County.
DuPage County Officials Warn Of Rising Heroin CrisisHanover Park Deputy Police Chief Andrew Johnson said the heroin problem is not just a law enforcement issue.
2 Investigators: Deaths Related To Powerful Drug Fentanyl On The Rise In DuPage CountyIt started as a painkiller for cancer patients. Now, it's a street drug being manufactured in illegal pill labs by drug cartels and it is killing users.
DuPage County Sees Rise In Fentanyl-Related DeathsAnother county in the Chicago area is seeing an increase in the number of Fentanyl-related deaths.
DuPage County Animal Shelter Getting Big UpgradesA $900,000 renovation was underway for the DuPage County facility for lost or stray animals, and officials said it will keep the animals healthier and calmer.
Chicago Caretaker Sentenced To Six Years For Stealing From PatientsOne victim was a woman receiving hospice care in her home, and has since died, authorities said.
Police: Man Found On Side Of Road In DuPage County Is HomicideThe DuPage County sheriff’s office has opened a homicide investigation after a man was found unresponsive on the side of a road on Friday night, a statement from the sheriff’s office said.