Park Forest

A school hallway (CBS)

Rich East Educator On Leave After Inappropriate Conduct With Student

A faculty member at a south suburban high school has been placed on leave amid allegations of inappropriate conduct with a former student.


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Careless Smoking Blamed For Park Forest Fire That Killed Mother, Grown Son

Officials believe careless use of smoking materials is what caused a fire that killed a mother and son in south suburban Park Forest Tuesday.

WBBM Newsradio–07/11/2012

Larry Wood (left) and Gloria Wood. (Credit: Dolton Police Dept.)

Father Charged With Beating Daughter To Death In Motel

A south suburban man was charged Friday for allegedly beating his teenage daughter to death in a Dolton motel while high on drugs.



Man Who Threatened To Cut Off Women’s Toes Faces More Charges

A south suburban man described as a savvy sex offender is in a lot of trouble.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2012

Victor Holmes, charged with robbing his friends inside car. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Suburban Man Charged With Robbing Friends Inside Car

It was a robbery plot certain to fail.


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Man Charged After Trying To Lure Girl Into His Car

A Park Forest man has been charged with stalking an 11-year-old Orland Park girl after trying to lure her into his car when she was walking with a 9-year-old friend, police said.


Silhouette Of Firefighter. File Photo. (Nate Azark/WBBM)

House Explodes In Park Forest

A house exploded in south suburban Park Forest Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2011

Wheelchair user Randy Iliff was reunited with his stolen van. (CBS)

Disabled Man Reunited With Stolen Van

Hearing about his plight, a Newsradio 780 listener steps forward to pay nearly $300 in towing and impound fees.