Harvey

Lasoyna Steward (Credit: Harvey Police)

Woman Charged With Stabbing Boyfriend To Death

Toddrique McKinnor, 40, was stabbed during a fight with his girlfriend, 45-year-old Lasoyna Steward, in the 1000 block of West 157th Place in Harvey, according to Harvey police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

11/04/2014

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Officials: Man Questioned In Beating Of Off-Duty Cop Released

A man who turned himself in to police in south suburban Harvey on Saturday in connection with the beating and robbery of an off-duty Chicago Police sergeant was released Sunday without charges, officials said.

11/03/2014

Kevin Dixon (Credit: City of Harvey)

Man Charged In Harvey Crash That Killed Two Teens

Kevin Dixon, 18, was driving a four-door 2000 Saturn westbound on 147th Street approaching Clinton about 1:56 a.m. on July 27 when he lost control and the car struck a utility pole, according to Harvey spokesman Sean Howard.

09/26/2014

Photo Of Cook County Sheriff's Police Patch (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Harvey To Vote On Police Department Audit By Cook County Sheriff

Facing a massive financial crisis, the Harvey City Council on Monday will vote on an ordinance that would allow the Cook County Sheriff to conduct an audit of its police department in what appears to be a revolt by aldermen against Mayor Eric Kellogg.

09/21/2014

Police at the scene of the beating of a suburban police officer who was robbed near the Museum of Science and Industry early Sunday. / photo from Network Video Productions

Off-Duty Harvey Police Officer Critically Injured In Robbery Near MSI

An off-duty Harvey police officer is in critical condition after he was beaten up during a robbery early Sunday near the Museum of Science and Industry.

09/07/2014

Harvey police officer Darnell Keel (Supplied Photo)

City Of Harvey Honors Officer Wounded In Standoff

Harvey police officer Darnell Keel was one of two officers shot in last week’s hostage situation in the south suburbs. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.

08/25/2014

David Jordan (left) and Peter Williams (right) have been charged with attempted murder, home invasion, kidnapping and sexual assault. The pair shot two Harvey police officers who were responding to a robbery call, then took eight people hostage in a standoff that lasted nearly 24 hours. (Credit: Harvey Police)

Two Parolees Charged In Harvey Standoff

David Jordan and Peter Williams, have been charged with attempted murder, home invasion, aggravated kidnapping, and aggravated criminal sexual assault.

08/22/2014

David Jordan (left) and Peter Williams (right) have been charged with attempted murder, home invasion, kidnapping and sexual assault. The pair shot two Harvey police officers who were responding to a robbery call, then took eight people hostage in a standoff that lasted nearly 24 hours. (Credit: Harvey Police)

Two Gunmen Charged In Harvey Hostage Standoff

A convicted murderer who was on electronic home monitoring as a condition of his parole was one of two men charged late Thursday with taking six children and two women hostage after a shootout with Harvey Police this week.

08/22/2014

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart and police with one of the released hostages. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Dart: Suspects Traded Hostage For Cigarettes In Harvey Standoff

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says his chief negotiator told him that in 150 such cases, he had never seen one like it.

08/20/2014

One of two suspects who took eight people hostage in Harvey is taken into custody Wednesday morning. (Credit: CBS)

Neighbors Return Home After Harvey Standoff Ends

The 21 hour standoff forced people living on the 14700 block of Seeley Avenue, like Gary Peoples, out of their homes.

08/20/2014

One of two suspects who took eight people hostage in Harvey is taken into custody Wednesday morning. (Credit: CBS)

Nephew Of Hostage Says Aunt Shaken Up But Ok, Calls Her A “Hero”

When the four children were released by the hostage-takers, it was one of the adult hostages who was allowed to escort them out – and then had to turn around and come back to the house.

08/20/2014

One of two suspects who took eight people hostage in Harvey is taken into custody Wednesday morning. (Credit: CBS)

Harvey Hostages Rescued, Suspects In Custody

Four remaining hostages who had been held captive for nearly 21 hours have been set free, and two suspects who engaged in a standoff with police in south suburban Harvey have been taken into custody Wednesday morning.

08/20/2014

Two suspects took six people hostage in Harvey on Tuesday. Four children were released by Wednesday morning, but the standoff stretched into its 18th hour. (Credit: CBS)

Harvey Standoff Continues; 4 Still Held Hostage

Two adults and two children were still being held hostage in south suburban Harvey early Wednesday, nearly 18 hours after the standoff began when two police officers were shot by the suspects.

08/20/2014

Police on the scene of a hostage stand-off in Harvey.

Four Out Of Eight Hostages In Harvey Released; Two Cops Wounded

Two Harvey police officers were shot Tuesday afternoon, and two suspects took five children and one adult hostage inside a home, authorities said. Two of the kids have since been rescued.

08/19/2014

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Police Shoot, Kill Man In South Suburban Harvey

A man was fatally shot by police Saturday night in south suburban Harvey.

08/10/2014

Two teens were killed and two others hurt in a crash in Harvey. (Credit: Captured News)

2 Teens Killed, 2 Others Seriously Hurt In Crash In Harvey

Two teenagers are dead and two others are seriously hurt after a crash in south suburban Harvey.

07/27/2014

Steven Murphy (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

Chicago Man Sentenced To 40 years After DNA Found In Untested Rape Kit

Steven Murphy sexually assaulted a woman who was on her way to buy milk for her children on Oct. 14, 2002.

07/24/2014

Guas Sweiss / Photo from Harvey Police Department

Man Charged With Exposing Himself To Minors In Harvey

(CBS) — A Harvey neighborhood rallies to catch a man suspected of public indecency and it’s all captured on tape. Guas Sweiss is facing felony charges for exposing himself to minors. Harvey police say video […]

07/20/2014

An auto body shop in south suburban Harvey caught fire Tuesday night . (Credit: CBS)

3 Firefighters Injured Battling Auto Shop Fire In Harvey

Workers told firefighters the blaze started by accident around 9:15 p.m. inside a mechanic shop at 148th Street and Loomis Avenue. The workers tried to put it out themselves, but the flames continued to get bigger and bigger.

06/25/2014

Harvey Mayor Eric Kellogg has issued an executive order to shut down the local gun range, which sits on park district property, due to years of complaints about stray bullets landing in yards where children play. (Credit: CBS)

Harvey Mayor, Park District Spar Over Move To Close Gun Range

Harvey Mayor Eric Kellogg has vowed to shut down a controversial gun range, claiming there have been complaints about stray bullets landing in yards where children play, but the park district — which owns the land — called the move a political stunt.

05/29/2014

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