| Jul 8, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Police in south suburban Harvey believe the death of a 14-year-old boy late Saturday was the result of an accidental shooting, authorities said.
The teen was identified as Mario Butler, of the 1600 block of Downs Drive in Calumet City, and he was...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 1:22 AM
A man wanted in connection with a shooting at a Calumet City nighclub that left two dead and two wounded has been brought back to Illinois from Texas to face murder charges, police said.
Antonio Goston, 26, was arrested May 23 in Fort Worth, Texas, on...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 9:51 AM
Casino chasing Country Club Hills Mayor Dwight Welch had changed his mind about the business — saying it preys on the poor and doesn’t spur development — but he didn’t hesitate when it was clear he might finally get one.
| Jun 15, 2011
| 5:24 PM
Funnel clouds were reported early tonight as a strong storm blew through south of Chicago from Illinois into Indiana.
About 6:50 p.m. a tornado warning was issued for southeastern Cook County, northern Lake County in Indiana as well as northwestern...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 4:09 PM
The Cook County medical examiner's office conducted an autopsy today and determined that a 3-month-old Calumet City boy's death Thursday was a homicide due to suffocation.
Ken Blackman Jr. of the 500 block of Luella Avenue in the suburb was pronounced...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 6:52 PM
Bail was set today for two men accused of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl while she was attending a sleepover party for one of the suspects' younger sister.
Steven Johnson, 19, of the 17800 block of Chicago Avenue in Lansing, and Daniel Rucker,...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 3:35 PM
A Calumet City man and his longtime girlfriend conspired to kill a woman who was carrying his child so he would not have to be a father, police and prosecutors said today.
And their signal to spring the plot was turning up the volume on the song, "I...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 1:22 PM
A Chicago teen held in Cook County Jail on a burglary charge told a purported hit man named “Smoke” that he wanted a witness in his case “kidnapped, raped and dumped in a creek,” prosecutors said today.
Juan Vanga, 17, agreed...
| May 24, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Twelve people were arrested during a Southeast Side drug bust that nettled more than $730,000 in narcotics, according to Chicago police.
The disbanded drug market was purportedly controlled by members of the Gangster Disciple and Black P. Stone street...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 9:49 AM
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Event Name : SummerFest
Phone : 708-862-4165
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Event Date : June 23rd/24th
Location : 768 Lincoln Avenue, Calumet City, IL 60409
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| Jun 9, 2012
| 2:55 PM
Calumet City police are interviewing a man who they call a "person of interest" in the slaying of a 16-year-old girl whose body was found this week in a dumpster in a Hammond, Ind. alley, authorities said today.
No charges have been filed against the...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 10:23 AM
Two Calumet City police officers shot and killed a teen who suffered from Asperger's syndromeduring a domestic disturbance call Wednesday.
Just before 8:30 a.m., Calumet City police responded to a call at the home on the 500 block of Forsythe. Police...