Woman Killed In Melrose Park CrashJust before 4 a.m., the driver of a 1998 Chevrolet Astro passenger van disobeyed a red traffic light on Mannheim Road and drove into the intersection with Lake Street, according to Melrose Park police. The van struck a 2007 Honda Civic and then a 2006 Chevrolet Impala.
3 Arrested During Investigation Of Fatal Melrose Park ShootingAuthorities have arrested three men while investigating a fatal shooting last Sunday afternoon in west suburban Melrose Park.
Man, Parents Charged In Connection With Suburban Ruse BurglaryA man and his parents have been charged in connection with a ruse burglary in November in west suburban Leyden Township.
Nuns Get Holiday Reprieve From Nearby Strip Club; Lawsuit ContinuesThe Missionary Sisters of St. Charles Borromeo have been enjoying a quiet holiday season since the mayor of neighboring Stone Park last month revoked the liquor license of Club Allure, a move that apparently prompted the owners to shut down and stopped the late night sounds of music, motorcycles and fighting the nuns say the club attracts.
Woman Dies After Being Run Over By Her Own Vehicle In Melrose ParkPolice believe Samantha Perez got out of her car, but accidentally left the vehicle in gear.
Man Charged In Fatal Melrose Park ShootingA man has been charged with murder for a shooting that left a man dead and a 14-year-old boy critically injured early Tuesday in west suburban Melrose Park, police said.
Man Killed, Teen Critically Wounded In Melrose Park ShootingA suspect was in custody Tuesday morning, after a shooting in the western suburbs left one man dead and a 14-year-old boy in critical condition.
9 Hospitalized From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Melrose ParkSomeone in the home at 601 Rose Dr. called 911 at 6 a.m. to report a medical emergency. When firefighters and paramedics arrived, they found nine people – children and adults – suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning.
How's Your Wife And Kids?: Pal Of Mobsters Convicted Of ExtortionProsecutors accused Michael "Mickey" Davis of ordering a “break-both-legs beating” for R.J. Serpico in 2013 to collect on his $300,000 loan to Serpico and his father. Eventually, prosecutors said, Davis paid a mob associate for Serpico’s “thorough” beating. The assault, though, never happened, thanks to the feds.
Suit: Parishioners Took More Than $100K Worth Of Jewelry From Melrose Park Church The Archdiocese of Chicago is suing several members of a west suburban parish who, a new lawsuit alleges, took jewelry and other adornments from the church valued at more than $100,000.
Melrose Park Detective Accused Of Selling Drugs From Police EvidenceAs CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports, the feds say he stole drugs from police evidence and then sold them.
Death Of Oak Park School Board Member In Forest Preserve Ruled Suicide An Oak Park school board member who was found dead at a west suburban forest preserve on Saturday morning committed suicide, authorities said.