Truck Loses Load, Blocks Lanes On Route 394Route 394 was snagged in the south suburbs during the Monday afternoon rush, when a truck rolled over and dumped its load.
Alternative School Students Create Library Boxes For Ford HeightsA south Chicago suburb without a library is getting a boost thanks to students at an alternative high school inside a state juvenile detention facility.
GMC Pickup Truck Sought In South Suburban Hit-And-RunThe Cook County Sheriff's Office is investigating a hit-and-run that left one woman dead in south suburban Ford Heights Sunday night.
Theft Charges For Former Ford Heights Mayor Charles GriffinCharles Griffin was arrested on felony charges of theft and official misconduct.
5-Year-Old Critically Injured In Ford Heights ShootingPolice are investigating after a 5-year-old child was critically hurt in a shooting in south suburban Ford Heights.
5-Year-Old Boy Shot In Ford HeightsThe boy was taken to Comer Children's Hospital in critical condition.
Ford Heights Schools Closed Due To FloodingCottage Grove School, Medgar Evers School, and Tidye A. Phillips School were closed as a result of the flooding in Ford Heights.
Ford Heights Man Charged With Firing Shot At Sheriff’s OfficerDeandre Barnes allegedly fired shots at a sheriff’s officer Sunday at his home in the 1400 block of Diplomat Lane in Ford Heights.
Ford Heights Welcomes New Baseball FieldFormer Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel, now with the Royals, helped donate to the more-than-$200,000 project.
Ford Heights Woman Charged With Stabbing Boyfriend To DeathKeanna Kennedy, 31, was charged Monday with first-degree murder, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Three Shot In Ford HeightsA brawl broke out shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday at Woodlawn Avenue and Diplomat Lane, and shots were fired.
Weapons Recovered, 2 Arrested After Ford Heights Traffic StopTyrail Simpson, 20, was charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, while 20-year-old Karlos Rucker was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear on a resisting/obstructing a peace officer charge, according to a statement from the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Man Charged With Fatal Ford Heights ShootingDuboris Harden, 22, faces first-degree murder charges for the Friday morning shooting in the 1400 block of 14th Place in Ford Heights, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Person In Custody In Fatal Ford Heights ShootingOfficers responding to a call of shots fired about 10:30 a.m. in the 1400 block of 14th Place in Ford Heights found Tyjuan Willingham with multiple gunshot wounds, according to Cook County sheriff’s police and the medical examiner’s office.
Man Charged With Kidnapping Girl In Ford HeightsThe girl was found in Charles Howard’s back yard in Ford Heights late Saturday night.