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Juan M. Cuellar (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff)

Bond Denied For Man Charged In Willowbrook Slaying

Bond has been denied for a 23-year-old DuPage County man accused in the murder of another man earlier this week near Willowbrook.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2012

Grand Prairie Transportation now has cameras aboard buses when it transports children for a suburban special-education district. (CBS)

Parents Sue After Bus Driver Allegedy Abused 3-Year-Old Twin Girls

A Willowbrook couple filed a lawsuit Wednesday claiming a school bus driver sexually assaulted their 3-year-old twins while transporting them to and from special education preschool classes.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2012

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Man Sentenced To Jail For Possessing Child Pornography

A 28-year-old man has been sentenced to six months in DuPage County Jail for possessing child pornography, in a case cracked last year by Wheaton police and the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office.

05/26/2012

Dorian Ford, 19, is charged with felony disorderly conduct for allegedly faking his own kidnapping to get $1,000 in ransom from his family. (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff)

Man Fakes Own Kidnapping To Take $1,000 From Family

A southwest suburban man who wanted to get money from his family staged his own kidnapping to demand $1,000 in ransom, according to police who later arrested him.

02/08/2012

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FBI Seeks Tire Iron-Wielding Bank Robber

Police are asking for your help in finding a robber in southwest suburban Willowbrook, who has been dubbed the “Tire Iron Bandit.”

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

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Man, Girlfriend Arrested In Willowbrook Home Invasion

Two people have been arrested for a suburban home invasion with ties to furniture delivery.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2011

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Police Look For Home Invader In Unincorporated Willowbrook

Sheriff’s police in DuPage County are looking for leads in a home invasion in unincorporated Willowbrook.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011

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Suburban Mayor Not Pleased With Emanuel’s Planned Water Rate Hike

The Mayor of Willowbrook is adding his voice to a growing number of suburban leaders who are less than happy with Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s proposal for a dramatic increase in suburban water rates.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

Willowbrook Police Dog "Icha" (Credit: Willowbrook Police)

Willowbrook Police Officer Bitten By Police Dog

A Willowbrook police sergeant was out of surgery Wednesday afternoon, after being bitten by a police dog during a robbery pursuit.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

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Labor Dispute Looms Over New School Year In Western Suburbs

A new school year begins Thursday in Community Consolidated School District 181 serving the Hinsdale area, but a labor dispute between teacher and the school board underlies it all.

WBBM Newsradio–08/25/2011

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Police: Man Killed Girlfriend, Self, In Unincorporated Willowbrook

Police say a man shot and killed his longtime girlfriend, then turned the gun on himself, late Thursday night in unincorporated Willowbrook.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2011

This is a booking photo of Olajide Noibi from a previous arrest report. (Cook County Circuit Clerk)

Airliner Stowaway With Chicago Ties Due In Court

A man with Chicago ties is due in federal court Friday, after allegedly sneaking aboard a New York-to-Los Angeles flight last week.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2011

This is a booking photo of Olajide Noibi from a previous arrest report. (Cook County Circuit Clerk)

Man With Chicago Ties Arrested As Airliner Stowaway

It appears a man from the Chicago area has been arrested for slipping onto a cross-country flight from New York to Los Angeles, raising major concerns for air travel safety and security.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2011

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Woman Goes Into Labor After I-55 Crash

For one mother, this Mother’s Day will be one she’ll likely never forget; she went into labor after she was involved in a seven-car pileup on the Stevenson Expressway.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2011

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Man Gets Jail For Child Pornography

A Willowbrook man remained Friday night in DuPage County Jail, after being caught in an Internet sting operation conducted by Wheaton police.

03/26/2011

Woman sits by her dog Rusty's grave (AP File Photo)

More People Asking To Be Buried With Pets

It may not be a trend – yet – but the owner of a suburban pet cemetery says more people are not afraid to admit they want to be buried with their dogs or cats.

CBS Chicago–02/08/2011

Photo Of Decorative Element Atop A Minaret. (Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)

Ruling Delayed On Proposed DuPage County Mosque

Proposals for a mosque near Willowbrook remain up in the air. The DuPage County Board Tuesday sent the mosque proposal back to committee for further discussion.

CBS Chicago–02/08/2011

Photo Of Decorative Element Atop A Minaret. (Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)

Religious Coalition Protests Mosque Rejection In DuPage

A coalition of religious leaders has joined Chicago area Muslims protesting a DuPage County board’s rejection of plans for a new Mosque in southwest suburban Willowbrook.

WBBM Newsradio–01/19/2011

Photo Of Decorative Element Atop A Minaret. (Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)

Setback In Plans For DuPage County Mosque

A group that is planning to build a mosque in DuPage County has suffered a setback.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2011