Crestwood Mayor Louis Presta Resigns From Office, Pleads Guilty To Federal Bribery Charges In Red Light Camera CaseCrestwood Mayor Louis Presta resigned from office on Tuesday, hours before pleading guilty to federal charges accusing him of taking bribes from a red light camera company that does business in the southwest suburban village.
Crestwood Mayor Louis Presta Scheduled To Plead Guilty Next Month In Red Light Camera Bribery CasePresta, 70, was indicted last year on bribery, misconduct, and fraud charges, accusing him of accepting a $5,000 cash bribe from a red light camera company operating cameras in the village.
Crestwood Police Officer Charged With Beating Wife And DaughtersA Crestwood police officer is accused of choking and beating his wife until their children thought she had stopped breathing.
Man Dead After Shooting In Parking Lot Outside Crestwood BuildingShots rang out Thursday afternoon outside a condo building in southwest suburban Crestwood, leaving a man dead.
Fake Check Causes Very Real Problems For Man Searching For Roommate"Nail him. Find out where it's going to and what account it's going to. I'm sure they have ways to find that out."
One Wounded In Crestwood Shooting, Victim Seeks Help At HotelOne person was wounded in a shooting at a shopping center in southwest suburban Crestwood overnight.
Crestwood Store Owner Charged With Selling Fake Urine KitA suburban store owner is in trouble accused of selling kits to help people cheat on their drug tests.
Flint Water Crisis Dredges Up Bad Memories For Crestwood WomanBefore the debacle in Michigan there was the debacle in the south suburb. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Suspect Injures Crestwood Cop Racing Away From WalmartThe driver of the white Impala got away. But minutes later, officers found the vehicle a driveway on West 150th in Midlothian.
Crestwood School Warned After 2 Children Diagnosed With Whooping CoughTwo children in the southwest suburbs have come down with the highly contagious illness pertussis, or whooping cough, and a school has warned other parents about it.
Application For Strip Club In Crestwood Withdrawn Strong opposition appears to have torpedoed plans for a strip club in southwest suburban Crestwood, reports WBBM’s John Waelti.
Man With Concealed Carry Permit Fires At Robber As Police ArriveA man with a concealed carry permit got involved when he witnessed an armed robbery at a wireless store in southwest suburban Crestwood over the weekend.
4 Hurt When Car Lands Upside-Down In Crestwood CreekFirefighters pulled four people – likely in their late teens and early 20s – out of the car, and placed them on stretchers.
Shepard Students Create Biodiesel Generator Starting next week, Shepard High School science students will use solar power to turn cooking oil waste into clean biofuel
Feds Seek Prison Time For Contaminated Crestwood Water CaseThe government is asking a federal judge to give the former Crestwood police chief and a former water department operator up to 21 and 27 months in prison, respectively, for their roles in a scheme to use polluted well water in the village’s water supply for more than two decades.