Man Charged With Murder Of Teen Found Dead In Thatcher WoodsCarlos Martinez-Rodriguez is charged with first-degree murder and was denied bail Friday at a hearing at the Maybrook Courthouse in Maywood, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.
River Forest Neighbors Hold 15th Annual 9-11 'LemonAid' Stand For CharityThat first year in 2002, the stand on Bonnie Brae raised $400.
Three Suspects Rob Bank At Gunpoint In River ForestAt 3:38 p.m., the suspects entered the branch at 800 N. Harlem Ave. in River Forest and announced the bank robbery while “aggressively” pointing a black handgun at multiple employees, according to FBI spokesman Garrett Croon.
Body Found By Hikers In River Forest's Thatcher WoodsThe body of a 19-year-old man who had been shot to death was found by hikers Monday afternoon in a forest preserve in west suburban River Forest.
Two Dead, Three Injured, Including Two Cops, In River Forest ShootingTwo people were killed and three others, including two police officers, are being treated after a shooting at a home in west suburban River Forest, police said
Body Of Chicago Woman Found In River, Day After Car Pulled From WaterFirefighters searching the Des Plaines River in the western suburbs near where a vehicle was found submerged on Sunday have discovered the body of a Chicago woman.
Bank Robbed In River ForestA weapon was not shown and no one was injured in the robbery, the FBI said.
Police: River Forest Bank Robbery Suspect Caught By Patrol Officer ‘Within Minutes’ A man suspected of robbing a bank in west suburban River Forest Saturday morning was arrested mere blocks away from the bank as he tried to make his escape, authorities said.
No Charges Filed After Sexual Assault Reported At Dominican UniversityNo charges will be filed in connection with an alleged sexual assault Saturday at Dominican University in west suburban River Forest.
River Forest Honors 9-11 Victims With 13th Annual LemonAid Charity EventIn River Forest, people are honoring the victims of 9-11 by raising money for charity at the 13th Annual LemonAid event.
FBI: Robber Who Held Up 11 Banks Strikes AgainKnown as the “No Boundaries Bandit,” the man described as a 200-pound Hispanic has robbed five Chicago banks, and now, seven in the suburbs—most recently in west suburban River Forest, according to the FBI.
Ex-Cop, Son Convicted Of Killing Elder Man's GirlfriendDevin Bickham Sr., 42; and Devin Bickham Jr., 23, were convicted of first-degree murder in the death of Chervon Alexander, 29, of Chicago, who was fatally shot while sitting in a car in River Forest on July 11, 2011.