Thirteen people are facing drug charges for allegedly helping distribute cocaine, heroin and fentanyl on the city’s Northwest Side and west suburbs.
Former Melrose Park police detective Gregory Salvi, 44, pleaded guilty in April to possessing 500 or more grams of cocaine with intent to distribute.
Feds say they caught Salvi bragging about stealing power tools and helping a trafficker’s associate walk away from a drug deal without paying.
An elderly man who was killed in a crash near three weeks ago in west suburban Melrose Park has been identified.
An elderly man was killed in a crash Friday afternoon in west suburban Melrose Park.
The body of a 16-year-old boy who went missing after jumping into the Des Plaines River Saturday in unincorporated Cook County was recovered Thursday
Gregory Salvi was nabbed amid a plot to deliver 5 kilos of cocaine to an informant in exchange for a few thousand dollars, as Salvi neared retirement.