Large Turnout For Vigil For Gio Leon, 7-Year-Old Boy Hit, Killed By Car In Chicago HeightsThere was an overwhelming turnout Tuesday night for Gio Leon, a little boy who was killed after he chased a ball into the street in south suburban Chicago Heights recently.
Why Did A Parks Police Department Need High-Powered Guns Typically Used By SWAT Teams?"I don't see any reason why a part time park district officer would need that type of arsenal."
Emotional Vigil Held For Drug Overdose Victims In Chicago HeightsParents and other loved ones held an emotional vigil in Chicago Heights on Saturday to remember those lost to overdoses.
Ex-Chicago Heights Park District Police Chief Claims He Was Never Officially Fired, Does Not Have To Turn Over BadgeFor more than a year the Chicago Heights Park District has been trying to get its badge back from its former police chief. He said if he has it, he does not have to give it back and claims he was never even terminated.
Driver Killed After Crashing Into Tree As Police Attempted Traffic Stop In Washington HeightsA driver has died after crashing into a tree in an attempt to flee police.
Temporary DMV Location Opens At Prairie State College To Replace Chicago Heights DMV Damaged In Wake Of George Floyd's DeathA DMV damaged in the wake of George Floyd's death last summer has cost people in the south suburbs a lot of time getting to the city to get things done, but now there is a solution nearly a year and a half after it burned.
New Chicago Heights Park District Board Refusing To Pay $212,000 Buyout To Departing Superintendent, But It May Not Be So SimpleThe fight over a hefty payout for the outgoing Chicago Heights parks superintendent is a story we have been following for weeks, and now it has taken a new turn.
Chicago Heights Couple's SUV Was Stolen In Less Than A Minute With No Key Needed; Worry Mounts About Ease Of Theft For Dodge SRT VehiclesGone in less than 60 seconds – a south suburban couple was left baffled by how easily thieves were able to drive away with heir Dodge SRT.
Why Are Five Illinois Driver's License Facilities In The Chicago Area Closed, Some With No Date Set For Reopening?It’s an astounding number – more than 1 million people are driving with expired licenses or using expired IDs in Illinois right now. Making the problem worse in the Chicago area is that almost a half dozen Illinois Secretary of State’s driver’s license facilities are closed.
Chicago Heights Parks Supt. Frank Perez Backs Out Of Interview With CBS 2 After Taking Buyout To Leave Amid Complaints About Handling Of FundsWith only days left on the job, the parks superintendent in south suburban Chicago Heights still is not talking to CBS 2.
Anger And Frustration As Chicago Heights Parks Superintendent Gets $212,000 Buyout Amid Complaints That Money Was Mishandled On His WatchThe parks superintendent in Chicago Heights wasn’t fired – he walked – and for that, taxpayers will foot a buyout of more than $200,000 for him.
Chicago Police Officer Gary Hibbs Dies 8 Days After Collapsing While Making ArrestChicago Heights Police Officer Gary Hibbs died on Friday, more than a week after collapsing while responding to a disturbance call.
Chicago Heights Police Officer Charged With Battery Of Juvenile In HandcuffsA Chicago Heights police officer is facing charges of felony battery of a juvenile who was in handcuffs.
FBI Gets Involved In Investigation Into Questionable Spending At Chicago Heights Public LibraryThe FBI is getting involved in an investigation into claims of questionable spending at the Chicago Heights Public Library.
Chicago Heights School District 170 Already Has 400 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses For Teachers, StaffWhile teachers in the Chicago Public Schools system are teaching at home, educators in south suburban Chicago Heights already know when they’ll get the COVID-19 vaccine.