Cold Snap Causes Multiple Water Main Breaks In DixmoorSome families were without water for several hours. At the peak of the problem, approximately 80 percent of the homes in Dixmoor had no water service, or only a trickle of water.
Broken Main Leaves Some Dixmoor Residents Without WaterAn 8-inch main burst around 1 p.m. Thursday, due to the extreme cold, causing water to flood the area.
Dixmoor Trustee Charged With Domestic, Simple BatteryDixmoor Village Trustee Michael Smith has been charged with domestic and simple battery after an incident early Saturday morning, according to the Cook County Sheriff's Department.
Mother Breaks Silence After Daughter’s Murder Case ReopenedSuffering for more than 20 years, a south suburban mom finally breaks her silence. Her daughter was raped, murdered and left in a field in Dixmoor back in 1991.
Dixmoor Trustee Accused Of Assaulting Police ChiefMichael Smith, 23, was charged with misdemeanor aggravated assault following the 11 p.m. incident outside the Dixmoor Village Hall, Cook County Sheriff’s office spokeswoman Cara Smith said.
Dixmoor Closes Fire DepartmentThat's all she wrote for the Dixmoor Fire Department. WBBM's Veronica Carter reports bagpipes were played Sunday morning when the overnight shift got off duty and the firehouse closed its doors.
Dixmoor Fires Police Chief, Trustee Claims He Was UnderminedSouth suburban Dixmoor has fired its latest police chief , and the politically accusations are beginning to fly. WBBM's Bob Roberts explains.
Sheriff's Officers Take Over Midnight Shift In DixmoorIn 2008, Sheriff Tom Dart took over patrols in south suburban Ford Heights after that village disbanded its police department because of budget woes. The sheriff’s office also has a regular police presence in south suburban Dolton.
Broke Village Doesn't Have Money To Pay Employees, Fill Vehicles With GasOnly three of Dixmoor's five squad cars have gas -- that's how desperate this situation is. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Father Charged With Beating Daughter To Death In MotelA south suburban man was charged Friday for allegedly beating his teenage daughter to death in a Dolton motel while high on drugs.
Police: Driver Was Drunk When She Knocked Pedestrian Off OverpassA south suburban woman is facing drunken driving charges, after police say she slammed into a pedestrian so hard that the victim as knocked off an overpass.
Convictions Tossed In 1991 Dixmoor Rape, MurderCook County prosecutors have cleared three men of a rape and murder that occurred 20 years ago in south suburban Dixmoor.
Chemical Fire Prompts Evacuations In DixmoorA chemical fire broke out at a plant in South Suburban Dixmoor Thursday afternoon, spurring an evacuation of the area, but no injuries were reported.
Village Trustee Arrested After Resisting ArrestA suburban village trustee charged with resisting arrest and driving without a license claims he was unfairly targeted and physically assaulted by the arresting officer.
Mayor Charged With Choking Temp Who Asked For OvertimeThe mayor of south suburban Dixmoor allegedly choked a 21-year-old temporary worker after he asked to work overtime.