Village Manager On Leave After Alleged Involvement In Hit-And-RunPolice took Deetjen into custody and on Monday, Village of Oak Lawn officials voted to put him on paid administrative leave until the police investigation is complete. Oak Lawn Police Chief Randy Palmer is taking over for now.
Oak Lawn Village Manager Under Investigation After Hit-And-Run"He was distressed for what happened at the time and regretful about what happened."
Police Release Surveillance Photo Of Car Wanted In River North Fatal Hit-And-RunA 43-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash in the Near North neighborhood.
43-Year-Old Man Killed in Near North Hit-And-RunA 43-year-old man was crossing the street near Ohio and Wabash shortly before 2 a.m., when an eastbound Toyota SUV hit him and kept going.
Police Seek Suspect After Fatal Hit-And-Run In WaukeganOfficials believe the offender was driving a black sedan and was traveling, at a high speed, eastbound on Washington Street.
Family Of Child Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver: 'Turn Yourself In'"I seen my grandson laid in a puddle of blood though the head. I'm hollering 'that's my grandson!' I thought I could wake him up but I knew he was down."
Police Investigating 'Vehicle Of Interest' In Fatal Lake Shore Drive Hit And Run; Family Asks Driver To Come ForwardA man was struck and killed in a hit and run in the 500 block of South Lake Shore Drive Tuesday night, according to the Chicago Police Department.
Divvy Rider In Critical Condition After Hit And Run In River NorthA man is in critical condition this morning, after being hit by a car overnight while riding a Divvy bike.
Northbound Dan Ryan Express Lanes Blocked After Hit-And-Run CrashThe northbound express lanes on the Dan Ryan Expressway were closed Monday morning, after a hit-and-run crash near 59th Street.
Driving Privileges Denied For Man Convicted In Fatal CrashForty-nine-year-old Jason Cozmanoff was released from prison last year after serving part of his 12-year sentence for reckless homicide and other convictions.
Family Of Harvey Man Killed In Hit-And-Run Hopes New Mayor And New Police Chief Will Take The Case SeriouslyA family searching for answers in the hit-and-run death of an army veteran said they are counting on change now that Harvey has a new mayor and a new police chief.
Tow Truck Hits Man, Driver Takes Off: 'He Was Gone, Just Gone'Anthony Drobick was just walking to the bus stop. He wound up with seven broken bones and an overnight stay at a hospital.
Two Charged After Hit-And-Run Involving Chicago Police Officer In GreektownTwo people have been charged in a hit-and-run that injured a Chicago police officer on May 14 in the Greektown neighborhood.
Teen Seriously Injured In Hit-And-Run CrashA 13-year-old was struck by a vehicle while riding his bike Saturday morning in Inverness.
Man Claims To Be A Cop, Says 'Just Let It Go' After A Car Accident"At that point, he flashed his badge. He said, 'I'm a cop. You should really let this go.' He was really slick how he did it. He showed it and said, 'I'm a cop. I'm late for work. Let it go.'"