Hammond Man Heralded As Hero For Saving Neighbor From FireJohn Tomczak Jr. was watching TV in his living room about 10:25 a.m. when he heard a strange noise coming from outside his Hammond, Ind., home, he said. He went to the back of his house to see if he could figure out what it was.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Friend With ChainsawA 50-year-old man accused of attacking his longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw was taken into custody overnight.
Teen Charged With Hiding Camera In Neighbors’ Bedroom A 16-year-old boy west suburban boy is charged with unauthorized video recording and disorderly conduct after a hidden surveillance camera was found in November in his neighbors’ bedroom.
State Senator Acquitted Of Trespassing, Property DamageState Sen. Suzi Schmidt (R-Lake Villa) has been acquitted of trespassing and property damage charges stemming from a dispute with a neighbor this summer.
Child Abduction Attempts Reported In Chicago, AuroraTwo separate incidents of what first appeared to be incidents of attempted child abduction have caught the attention of police in Chicago and Aurora.
Peterson's Former Neighbor: It's Time For Justice For StacyWith the guilty verdict for Drew Peterson this week, a neighbor of the former Bolingbrook police sergeant says it is now time to put all efforts toward solving the case of Peterson's missing fourth wife, Stacy.
Prosecutors' 'Low Blow' Prompts Judge To Consider Mistrial In Peterson CaseThe second day of the Drew Peterson murder trial was cut short on Wednesday, when a witness testified about finding a bullet in his driveway -- believing Peterson planted it there to intimidate him -- and defense attorneys promptly sought a mistrial.
Police Release 911 Call From Sen. Suzi Schmidt's Dispute With NeighborOfficials have released recordings of a 911 call that triggered criminal charges and the arrest of State Sen. Suzi Schmidt (R-Lake Villa).
Lake County GOP Not Calling For Schmidt Resignation After ArrestLake County Republican bosses are wrestling with how to handle the latest embarrassing incident involving State Sen. Suzi Schmidt (R-Lake Villa).
State Sen. Suzi Schmidt Arrested In Dispute With NeighborState Sen. Suzi Schmidt (R-Lake Villa), who is retiring amid a series of controversial 911 calls, was arrested Tuesday for allegedly trespassing on a neighbor’s land, and damaging his property.
Sources: Cops Have Faced Assault Accusations BeforeSources say the two officers under investigation for claims of sexually assaulting a woman have faced similar accusations twice before.
Police: Woman Poured Boiling Liquid On Elderly NeighborA woman has been charged with pouring boiling liquid over her 74-year-old neighbor’s head, after offering to make the older woman dinner over the weekend.