Babysitter Arrested For Abandoning 2-Year-Old Due To FrustrationPolice said the babysitter left the toddler alone after midnight after she became frustrated and went home.
Riverside Home Intruder Scared Off By 13-Year-Old Throwing Pots And Pans At HimA masked man went into a Riverside apartment Friday and was scared away by a 13-year-old inside who threw pots and pans at him, Riverside police say.
Felon Caught With Gun, Pot During Stop in RiversidePolice say a convicted felon is facing charges after he was found with a gun and marijuana during a traffic stop.
Man Charged With Threatening To Kill Relatives, Set Home On Fire"His criminal history includes 57 prior arrests including drugs, assault, traffic offenses, and damage to property..."
Police: Man Talks Up Nazis To Girls In Candy StoreAfter the man offered to buy them candy, the girls declined, took a photo of the man on a cellphone and then alerted their parents who contacted authorities, police said.
Woman Charged With DUI While On Her Way To Mandated DUI ClassShe had a blood-alcohol concentration of .196, more than double the legal limit, according to Riverside police.
State Budget Crisis Eliminates Funding For Holiday Traffic EnforcementRiverside Police say they were told by the state that no budget meant no money to fund DUI enforcement over the holiday.
Riverside Police Chief Will Lead State Task Force On Curbing DUIsPolice Chief Tom Weitzel will be the first chairperson of the newly created Illinois Impaired Driving Task Force.
Riverside Police Free Deer Stuck In HammockPolice officers in west suburban Riverside helped free Wednesday a deer whose antlers got stuck in a hammock.
Man Ran Drug Operation Out Of Oak Park Home: PoliceEdward P. Creedon, who lived at the home, had been seen selling to people from different west suburbs, including Riverside, police said.
Riverside Cops Slap Felony Charges On Motorist Arrested For 22nd TimeAlfredo Luna was most recently stopped going 56 miles per hour in a 30 mile per hour zone near an elementary school, police say.
Boy, 8, Finds And Turns In Package Of Money In RiversideNo one has come forward yet for a package of cash found by an 8-year old boy this week in west suburban Riverside.
Man Gets 20 Years For Home BurglaryA man was sentenced to 20 years in prison for burglarizing a Riverside home and knocking a resident to the ground as he fled.
Four Burglary Suspects Questioned By PolicePolice are now holding four suspects for questioning in area burglaries.