James Hill's Conviction Was Tossed In 1980 Off-Duty Hammond Officer's Murder And In An Earlier Rape Case, But He Doesn't Feel Lucky At AllWhen James Hill was tried for the murder of an off-duty Hammond, Indiana police officer, investigators withheld crucial evidence from public view and from his defense team. As a result, the charges stuck and a conviction held – until now.
Body Found In Little Calumet River Identified As Missing 12-Year-Old Kyrin CarterThe body was found, around 8:15 p.m. Monday, by a volunteer kayaker involved in the search for the missing teen.
Search Continues For Missing 12-Year-Old Kyrin Carter Who Has Autism, Last Seen At Best Western In Hammond, Indiana
Search Continues For Kyrin Carter, 12-Year-Old Boy With Autism, Missing Two Days After Walking Out Of Hotel In HammondHammond Police said Kyrin was visiting with his family from Kansas City, when he walked out the back door of the Best Western near 179th Street and Cline Avenue around 12:30 p.m. on Saturday.
MISSING: Kyrin Carter, 12, Has Autism, Last Seen At Best Western In Hammond, Indiana Hammond police are still in search of 12-year-old Kyrin Carter.
MISSING: Kyrin Carter, 12, Has Autism, Last Seen In Hammond, IndianaPolice in Hammond, Indiana were searching Saturday evening for a missing 12-year-old boy with autism.
Deaths Of Wild Swans Found Around Wolf Lake Blamed On ParasitesTesting revealed the dead swans had fatal infections of an intestinal parasite. A cause of death for several Canada geese could not be determined, but officials ruled out bacterial and viral infections, lead poisoning, heavy metal poisoning, salt toxicity, botulism, toxic organic compounds, and avian influenza.
Hammond Residents Raise More Questions After Mysterious Deaths Of Birds, Waterfowl Near Wolf LakeNeighbors in Northwest Indiana are asking for more transparency when it comes to the environment after dozens of mysterious bird and fish deaths in the area
Man Shot, Wounded By Officers After Police Said He Drove At Them In HammondA man was shot and wounded by officers in Hammond, Indiana on Wednesday.
'It's Emotionally A Rollercoaster': Dead Wildlife In Wolf Lake Worries Residents In Hammond, IndianaThe Illinois Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) took samples around Wolf Lake and around “discharge points” from industrial plants the other day. But fractured trust among people who live here means people like Marsh are looking at doing their own testing.
Residents Alarmed As Dozens Of Dead Waterfowl Turn Up Around Wolf LakeConcerns were growing in Northwest Indiana this week after dozens of dead birds turned up by Wolf Lake.
Irv Cross, Pioneering CBS Sports Broadcaster, Hammond Native, Northwestern Alum, Dies At 81Cross thrived while working in several different roles during his 23 years at CBS Sports.
Extreme Cold Causes Trouble For Firefighters Battling Blaze In Hammond; One Person InjuredThe subzero temperatures on Sunday created an icy mess for firefighters in Northwest Indiana.
Hammond Mayor Responds To Noose Found In Firehouse: 'That Doesn't Fly With Us At All'"Hammond is one of the most diverse cities in Indiana. Our fire department knows what kind of city we are, and what’s tolerated and what’s not."
Joliet Chooses Chicago Over Hammond To Supply Drinking Water From Lake MichiganJoliet's existing water source is expected to dry up by 2030.