Riverdale

Five people were removed from a Riverdale house being used as a care facility, after police found they were suffering the effects of abuse and neglect. (Credit: CBS)

5 Hospitalized For Signs Of Neglect At Home Care Facility

Five people were hospitalized over the weekend for the effects of abuse and neglect, after a startling discovery Saturday inside a south suburban home that was being used as a care facility.

09/08/2014

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Pro, Anti-Gun Protestors Rally Outside Suburban Gun Shop

About 200 protestors and counter-protestors were outside Chuck’s Guns in south suburban Riverdale Saturday morning.

09/06/2014

A bicycle on the ground at the scene of a police-involved shooting Tuesday night on the Far South Side. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Shot And Killed By Police On Far South Side

Officers responding to a tip about an armed bicyclist in the area saw a male riding a bicycle in the 13300 block of South Forestville about 9:35 p.m. The officers approached him to conduct a field interview, at which point he reached into his waistband and pulled out a semiautomatic handgun, police said.

08/20/2014

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Seven Wounded In Thursday Shootings

Most recently, a man was grazed by a bullet Thursday night in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side.

07/18/2014

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2 Dead, 8 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

Two people were killed and at least eight others were wounded in shootings on the city’s South and West sides Tuesday, including six people shot in a 18-minute period Tuesday night.

07/09/2014

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Man Dies After Shooting In Riverdale

Ronald D. Smith III, 32, was shot in the 13700 block of South Parnell Avenue in Riverdale.

05/15/2014

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15 Shot Across Chicago Since Thursday Afternoon

Most recently, a 25-year-old man walked into Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center after he was shot in the hand in the 7800 block of South South Shore Drive, police said.

05/09/2014

James Harris is charged with killing his girlfriend's 19-month-old daughter, Ameriah Roberson. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Killing Toddler Found In Riverdale

Cook County prosecutors have charged a 23-year-old man in connection with the death of a toddler who was found dead last weekend in south suburban Riverdale.

03/19/2014

Ameriah Roberson (Family photo)

Girl Found Dead In Riverdale Identified As Missing Toddler

Chicago police were conducting a death investigation after a toddler’s body was found in south suburban Riverdale this weekend, a day after she was reported missing from the Bronzeville neighborhood.

03/17/2014

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Girl, 19 Months, Found Dead In Wooded Area In Riverdale

Ameriah Roberson was assaulted and died from trauma to her head, authorities said.

03/17/2014

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Woman Hit, Killed By Vehicle In Riverdale

A woman died Saturday after being hit by a car in south suburban Riverdale.

11/10/2013

Investigators with the Illinois State Police, Riverdale Police, and Cook County State's Attorney's office conduct an investigation after Riverdale police officers shot a man who allegedly pointed a gun at them on May 15, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Police Officers Shoot Man In Riverdale

Police officers in south suburban Riverdale Wednesday wounded a man who allegedly pointed a gun at them.

05/16/2013

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Rivals Accuse Riverdale Mayor, Clerk Of Misusing Village Credit Cards

On the eve of Election Day – things are heating up in south suburban Riverdale.

04/08/2013

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Chicago Man Killed In Riverdale Drive-By Shooting

A Roseland man is dead after a drive-by shooting early Sunday in south suburban Riverdale.

03/04/2013

Police swarm the scene of a fatal shooting in the Fuller Park neighborhood Friday. (CBS)

6 Dead, At Least 15 Hurt In Weekend Violence

Five of those killed were fatally shot, while a sixth was stabbed to death, authorities said.

12/01/2012

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Human Remains Found On Far South Side

Human remains were discovered near the Cal-Sag Channel in the Far South Side Riverdale neighborhood, the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said Sunday.

11/12/2012

Police stopped this vehicle after a chase that forced Metra to shut down the electric line for a time. (CBS)

Dolton Investigates Possible Robbery Suspects’ Link To Murder

Dolton police are trying to determine if two men allegedly involved in an armed robbery may be tied to the murder of a 52-year old man.

10/11/2012

A Chicago church plans to build a 6,000-seat mega-church on this vacant lot in south suburban Riverdale, but the mayor doesn't like the plan, because the church wouldn't bring any property tax revenue to the cash-strapped village. (Credit: CBS)

Riverdale Mayor Hardly Excited About Church Replacing Vacant Lot

South suburban Riverdale has the unfortunate distinction of having one of the nine worst municipal credit ratings in the nation, so the last thing some city leaders want is a new church that won’t pay any taxes, but that’s exactly what they’re going to get.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2012

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Man Shot, Killed By Police In Riverdale

A man who was shot by a south suburban Riverdale police officer died Saturday night.

06/24/2012

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Metra Train Strikes Man In Riverdale

An inbound Metra Electric train struck a man Saturday night in south suburban Riverdale.

02/26/2012

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