Man Found Dead In Car In Lynwood Pond Identified A man found dead inside a car that went off a road and into a pond Sunday afternoon in south suburban Lynwood has been identified.
UPDATE: Car With Body In It Pulled From Icy Pond In LynwoodLynwood Fire Chief John Cobb said a witness saw a sedan crash into a Metropolitan Water Reclamation District retention pond along Lincoln Highway early Sunday afternoon.
Ailing Officer In Suburban Lynwood Gets Boost From Colleagues, CommunityDan Kirby survived two tours of duty in the Middle East and logged nearly three decades as a police officer.
Former Lynwood Police Officer Charged With Punching Handcuffed Man In 2013It has been more than two years since authorities say a Lynwood police officer punched a handcuffed suspect in the face - and now State's Attorney Anita Alvarez has announced charges against the officer.
2 Investigators/BGA: State’s Attorney Has Had Video Evidence In Lynwood Police Brutality Case For Two YearsAnother case of alleged police misconduct caught on video is turning up the heat on embattled Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez.
2 Investigators/BGA: Did Lynwood Police Department Try To Cover Up Alleged Brutality?
South Suburban Officer Fired Over Brutality AllegationsThe officer was caught on surveillance video shoving a detained suspect into a door and onto the ground and allegedly hit him while he was handcuffed.
Lynwood Teen Fatally Shoots Himself During Online Video Chat With Friend: PoliceBlake Hannett, 15, was pronounced dead at his home in the 2700 block of Lake Park Drive in Lynwood at 8:39 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
2 Investigators, BGA: Lynwood Police Investigate Brutality Claims2 Investigator Pam Zekman and the Better Government Association have been working for a year to get videotape of the alleged incident.
Investment Firm Buys Southland Homes In $28 Million DealTinley Park-based Mack Cos. said it has sold nearly 200 single-family homes in the south and southwest suburbs to an Arizona-based real estate investment trust for $28 million.
Coalition Of Mayors Calls For Stricter Gun Control LawsSpurred by the Newtown school shooting massacre, Mayor Rahm Emanuel was leading a coalition of Chicago area mayors in a renewed drive for stronger gun control laws.