Man Fatally Shot By Robber In University Park During Online Sale Meet-UpAn online sale ended in the death of a man in the south suburbs on Thursday night.
Man Charged In University Park Drive-By ShootingD’quan Usher, 21, of University Park, was charged Tuesday with aggravated battery with a firearm and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon.
University Park Trustees Call For Resignation Of MayorMembers of the University Park Board of Trustees say a federal investigation has been launched into the finances of the town of about 7,000.
1 Dead, Suspect In Custody After Standoff In Little VillageA 68-year-old man was found dead, and a 37-year-old man was taken into custody, after a standoff that lasted more than four hours in the Little Village neighborhood on Monday.
Good Samaritan Saves Family From Fire Possibly Started By FireworksA University Park family was searching for the man who rescued them from a fire overnight, when their home was damaged by a blaze that might have been sparked by fireworks.
Layoffs Part Of Across The Board Cuts In University ParkNeither man nor beast is being spared as south suburban University Park copes with severe budget problems.
White Officer Files Racial Discrimination Suit After Being Passed Over For University Park Police Chief JobA white police officer who has been passed over for chief of police in University Park is suing the village for racial discrimination, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Girl, 5, Found Safe After Abduction In University ParkTwo people took Samiah Lomax from her grandmother's home in University Park shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday, according to Illinois State Police. It started with a home invasion, escalated into a physical fight, and ended with Samiah being abducted.
Driver Injured After Car Crashes Into Suburban Daycare Center A south suburban daycare will likely be closed through the week after a car slammed into the building late Sunday night.
Juvenile Electrocuted After Climbing On Top Of Metra TrainAround 7 p.m. Sunday, two juveniles snuck into the rail yard at the University Park station along the Metra Electric Line. One of them climbed on top of a train, and was electrocuted.
Metra: Juvenile Electrocuted After Jumping On TrainAn outbound Metra Electric District train was cancelled Sunday night after a juvenile jumped on a train in the south suburbs and was electrocuted, according to a Metra spokesman.
Church Sign Generates Emotional Debate Over Race After Zimmerman VerdictA sign posted outside a south suburban church is generating a powerful debate over race in the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict.