Man Fatally Struck By Hit-And-Run Van In Des PlainesPolice are searching for the driver of a van that struck two men, killing one, as they were crossing the street Tuesday morning in northwest suburban Des Plaines.
Chicago Man Charged With Bank Robberies In Des Plaines, SchaumburgJeremy Wood, 36, was charged with bank robbery for robbing two separate TCF Bank branches inside Jewel-Osco stores — at 1500 S. Lee St. in Des Plaines on Tuesday and 2501 W. Schaumburg Road in Schaumburg on Wednesday, according to a criminal complaint filed Thursday in U.S. District Court.
Bank Robbed In Des PlainesA bank was robbed Tuesday morning in northwest suburban Des Plaines.
Des Plaines Man Dies After 40-Foot Fall While WorkingA 60-year-old man died after falling 40 feet at a job site Friday afternoon in Rockport.
Sheriff: 79-Year-Old Man Found Shot To Death In Des PlainesA 79-year-old man died Tuesday morning after being shot in northwest suburban Des Plaines, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Thousands Make Pilgrimage To Guadalupe Festival In Des PlainesThousands of pilgrims have been flocking to a Catholic church in Des Plaines since Sunday night, for the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
Police Warn Residents After Suspected Ruse BurglaryCook County sheriff’s police are warning residents of a suspected ruse burglary that targeted a woman in Des Plaines.
2 People Hurt, Several Cats Dead In Des Plaines Apartment FireTwo people were injured and multiple cats died in an apartment fire Friday morning in northwest suburban Des Plaines.
$1 Million Settlement In Maine West Hazing LawsuitThe suit, filed in November 2012 against the school, District 207 and several coaches, revealed the allegations of inappropriate hazing rituals taking place between students in the Des Plaines high school’s athletic program.
Man Killed In Forklift Accident At Des Plaines WarehouseUrbano A. Merlos, 37, was pinned between a truck and a forklift about 5:30 p.m. at the facility at 333 Howard Ave. in Des Plaines, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Des Plaines Revises New Policy To Allow Police Tribute FlagThe Des Plaines City Council has modified a new policy regarding what flags can be flown on public buildings, and aldermen were taking another look at the rule after the police chief could not raise a thin blue line flag that pays tribute to fallen officers.
Des Plaines Adopts New Rules After Rainbow Flag Flown Over LibraryThe Des Plaines City Council has approved restrictions on what flags can fly over city buildings after Des Plaines Public Library flew a gay pride flag in response to the Orlando night club massacre.
Gas Explosion Damages Des Plaines TownhomesA townhouse building in unincorporated Des Plaines sustained major damage Thursday morning in a gas explosion.
Sheriff: Man Tried To Abduct Boy In Northwest SuburbsThe incident occurred around 9 a.m. near the 10000 block of Holly Lane when a man who appeared to be holding a knife told a 10-year-old boy to “come here.”
Video Shows Would-Be Robber Flee After Des Plaines Store Owner Takes Out Gun