Riverside Police Warn Dog Owners About Danger Of 'Zombie Raccoons' Carrying Distemper VirusPolice in west suburban Riverside are warning dog owners to be on the lookout for so-called "zombie raccoons," which have been infected with canine distemper virus, and could pose a danger to pets.
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.
Man Kidnapped During Home Invasion In Riverside, Thrown From Car In ChicagoThree people broke into a home in west suburban Riverside early Friday, kidnapped a man in front of his mother and sister, and threw him out of a car as they fled from police.
Man Driving Car With Three Wheels Arrested For DUI In RiversideA North Riverside man was arrested early Thursday morning for DUI after police saw his car stopped in the middle of the road--with only three tires.
Man Caught On Camera Trying To Steal Mail In RiversideHome surveillance video shows a man creeping into view and checking out the homeowner's mailbox around 4:45 a.m.
6 Armed Robbery Suspects Injured When Getaway Car Hits Tree In RiversideAround 9:35 p.m., a worker was servicing the ATM at the Bank of America branch at Harlem and Burlington, when he was confronted by armed robbers, according to Riverside police.
Kids Of All Ages Celebrate Independence DayIt's the perfect weather for a parade and the Chicago area has plenty of them with bands, politicians, families and fun.
Repeat Drunk Driver Arrested In Riverside Trying To Fill Gas Tank With KerosenePolice said authorities in Minnesota took Tasha Lynn Schleicher's 11 children away last year, after she was found driving drunk with five kids in the car.
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.
Man Charged With Threatening To Kill Riverside Police Chief, OfficersLawrence M. O’Keefe, 68, was charged with felony threatening a public official, according to Riverside police.
Man Charged With Driving Drunk On Three Wheels In RiversideThe driver, 22-year-old Javier Cano, told the officer he had “screwed up” and was simply trying to get to a family home in west suburban Bellwood, police said.
Pair Charged With String Of Residential Burglaries In RiversideDuring the crime spree, the burglars were reportedly homeless, police said.
Police: Riverside DUI Suspect’s BAC Was More Than 4 Times Legal LimitA man arrested for DUI on Christmas Eve in west suburban Riverside had a blood alcohol level of more than four times the legal limit, police said.
Police: Man Charged With DUI With 2 Children Sleeping In Back SeatA man is facing charges after being caught driving drunk with his two children sleeping in the back seat early Sunday in west suburban Riverside, police said.