A gang member will spend the rest of his life in prison for the murder of an Iraq war veteran who was an innocent bystander to a shooting that followed a bar brawl in 2007.
Prine, a Chicago area native, got his start in the early-1970s at Chicago’s Old Town School of Folk Music.
Cook County Sheriff’s police credited a new online crime tips feature with helping solve the murder of a college student.
A Glendale Heights man died Saturday night after being shot in west suburban Maywood.
A Wisconsin woman has been charged for allegedly fatally striking a motorcyclist in a hit-and-run crash Sunday night in west suburban Maywood.
A former star athlete at Proviso East High School was shot in west suburban Maywood overnight.
Police and firefighters got a tip about a boy’s body possibly in the river near 31st and First Avenue. Cook County Sheriff’s officers pulled the child out of the water and the body has been taken to the medical examiner’s office for identification.
Volunteers and police officers returned to the Des Plaines River on Saturday to resume searching for the body of a missing toddler from Maywood.
Flooding in the Chicago area has delayed a search of the Des Plaines River for the body of a one-year-old Maywood boy.
Intensive Care Unit Manager Barb Pudelek explains why education is at the heart of her career.
The mother of a one-year-old Maywood boy reported kidnapped this week, is now charged with his murder.
A missing one-year-old boy from Maywood was killed by somebody who was upset that the child could not be potty-trained, sources said.
Authorities have cleared three men who were initially suspected of abducting a one-year-old boy, who was still missing on Wednesday.
Illinois State Police have put out an AMBER Alert for a one-year-old Maywood boy who they say was abducted by three men this afternoon.
A man was shot and killed in west suburban Maywood Saturday night.
Spurred by the Newtown school shooting massacre, Mayor Rahm Emanuel was leading a coalition of Chicago area mayors in a renewed drive for stronger gun control laws.
Former Maywood officer Deon Sams, 38, of Bolingbrook is charged with one count each of criminal sexual assault and official misconduct.
The 20-year-old Maywood man was pronounced dead at Loyola University Medical Center a short time after an officer shot him once in the chest inside an apartment building about 4:30 p.m., authorities said.
Authorities have charged a teen in the beating of an off-duty Chicago Police officer who was involved in an accident in Maywood over the weekend.
Five men have been wounded — four fatally — in shootings in south and west suburbs this weekend. Two of the shootings happened in south suburban Harvey and another involved an off-duty Chicago police officer in west suburban Maywood.