| Jul 25, 2011
| 2:06 PM
A 73-year-old Dixmoor woman who died Sunday is the 12th death in Cook County to be attributed to the recent heat wave, officials said today.
Helene V. Sanborn, of the 14000 block of South Western Avenue, died of heart disease. But the Cook County medical...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 5:58 PM
A 22-year-old woman has filed a class-action lawsuit against the city of Harvey and its former police chief, alleging that authorities failed to submit a rape kit to state officials when she was sexually assaulted in 2007.
The suit, filed Wednesday,...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 3:01 PM
A Harvey man was shot and killed by police after he tried to run down an officer during a chase that began in Chicago Heights, authorities say.
Mateo Meza-Cortez, 29, was shot around 2:50 a.m. Friday at 159th Street and Loomis Avenue in Harvey, according...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 6:44 AM
The Cook County jail guard who was being held in that facility on rape charges has been transferred to another jail for his own safety, authorities said today.
Robert Buchanan, 45, was charged with predatory criminal sexual assault in connection with the...
| May 17, 2011
| 4:09 AM
A second person from chicago has died after a weekend crash in south suburban Dolton, officials said.
Linda Robinson, 27, of the 8900 block of South Throop St. in Chicago, was pronounced dead at 9 p.m. Monday at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak...
| May 18, 2011
| 1:09 PM
A police search today on the Far South Side for the body of a teenage girl believed to be at least the third victim of a serial killer has ended without searchers finding anything, authorities said.
Blue Island police and the South Suburban Major...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 2:15 PM
A man wanted in connection with a slaying in Dolton waived extradition this morning after being arrested following a traffic stop in Iowa, police say.
The suspect, Albert Allen. was driving a van stopped by Cedar Rapids police Tuesday afternoon,...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 4:40 AM
Authorities say a dead Riverdale man who suffered a gunshot wound was dropped off at Ingalls Hospital in Harvey by people who didn't stick around to file a report.
Jamail Xabier Seay, 20, of the 14200 block of South Stewart Avenue in Riverdale, was...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 4:34 PM
A man who was found shot to death this afternoon in a vacant building in the city's Austin neighborhood suffered multiple gunshot wounds, officials said.
Police were called about noon and told that someone had been shot and was in a building located in...
| May 20, 2011
| 9:24 PM
A man was shot and killed Friday in south suburban Harvey.
Dwan Jones, 33, of the 15300 block of South Wood Street in Harvey, was shot in the chest at 15400 Honore Ave., also in Harvey, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
| May 22, 2011
| 4:30 AM
A man died in police custody late Friday in south suburban Harvey, officials said.
John Whitboard, 47, was pronounced dead at 11:58 p.m. at Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
He was drunk and...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:01 PM
Murder and armed robbery charges have been filed after the slaying of a man in south suburban Harvey late last week, police said.
Devin J. Bradley, 22, was charged with murder and armed robbery in the shooting death of Oshun Washington, who was shot to...