Oak Forest Clarifies Council's Written Question PolicyThere is a new written policy for Oak Forest City Council meetings: All questions from the public must be put in writing.
Oak Forest Police Officer Among 3 Arrested In California StabbingAn Oak Forest police officer was among three people arrested in connection to a stabbing outside a California gym on Sunday.
Man Charged With Fatal Oak Forest StabbingBond was set at $1 million Saturday for a south suburban man charged with stabbing another man to death during a domestic fight late Thursday in Oak Forest.
3 Found Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Oak ForestJust before 8 p.m., police responded to a request for a well-being check at a home in the 6600 block of Courtney Drive. When there was no response at the door, officers forced it open, and they found three bodies inside.
Man Critically Injured In Stabbing Outside Oak Forest PizzeriaA 42-year-old man was stabbed and critically injured in a fight outside a pizzeria in south suburban Oak Forest early Sunday.
Chase Ends In Crash In Oak ForestIt started around 3 a.m. in nearby Markham, when police tried to pull over a GMC Envoy believed to have been stolen. The driver sped off, with the SUV’s headlights turned off, and police gave chase.
Missing Midlothian Man Found Dead In Oak ForestAn elderly Midlothian resident who had been missing since November was found dead this month in a pile of tree branches at a south suburban Oak Forest park, authorities said.
$1M Bond For Man Charged In Oak Forest ShootingLuis Gonzalez, 33, of the 5500 block of South Kolin, was charged Monday with one count of aggravated battery with a firearm, reckless discharge of a firearm and vehicular invasion.
Man Charged In Oak Forest ShootingLuis Gonzalez, 33, of the 5500 block of South Kolin, was charged Monday with one count of aggravated battery with a firearm, reckless discharge of a firearm and vehicular invasion.
Oak Forest Police Officer Dies In CrashJames Morrissy, 62, died at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, after a crash near 159th and Cicero in Oak Forest.
Cook County Records 21st Cold-Related DeathAn autopsy Monday found Frank Beck, of Oak Forest, died of hypothermia, cold exposure and heart disease.
Worth Man Charged In Oak Forest Ruse BurglariesThe homes of elderly residents were burglarized by a man who distracted the homeowners while his partners ransacked the victims’ bedrooms and stole jewelry — talking to each other via two-way radio in a foreign language.