March 29th, 2018 1:25 PM
Riverside Police Chief Thomas Weitzel announced that he is stepping down from his post as chairman of the West Suburban Enhanced Drug/Gang Enforcement (WEDGE) task force, effective April 3.
March 29th, 2018 1:05 PM
A man brandishing a handgun attempted to rob an Oak Park child during an incident in the 500 block of North Taylor Avenue at 3:35 p.m. on March 23.
March 27th, 2018 3:08 PM
Someone shattered the front glass window of Boss Burrito, 1110 Westgate St. by unknown means sometime between 9 p.m. on March 19 and 2:57 a.m. on March 20. The estimated damage is $500.
March 23rd, 2018 10:11 PM
The mother of a student at Oliver Wendell Holmes Elementary School was the target of an attempted armed carjacking while sitting in her car near the school in the 400 block of North Kenilworth Avenue at about 2:15 p.m. on Friday, March 23.
March 23rd, 2018 4:06 PM
An Oak Park man was robbed at gunpoint in the 100 block of Garfield Street at 3:05 a.m. on March 23.
March 15th, 2018 5:11 PM
A 16-year-old Chicago resident suspected by River Forest police of being involved in a burglary and auto theft in January, was shot to death in the Austin neighborhood on March 8.
March 15th, 2018 4:17 PM
A Berwyn man was robbed by a man brandishing a knife at about 1:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of South Oak Park Avenue on March 13.
March 14th, 2018 12:40 PM
Scratch On Lake, 733 Lake St., was burglarized in the early morning of March 13, sometime after employees had closed down the restaurant and bar from the night before.
March 13th, 2018 1:20 PM
An Oak Park man was robbed in the 200 block of Home Avenue sometime between 11 p.m. and midnight on March 1.
March 6th, 2018 1:03 PM
A woman in a wheelchair was the victim of robbery in Oak Park at 4:47 p.m. on Feb. 28, at Oak Park Discount Variety, 416 N. Austin Blvd.
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