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Mom facing DUI charge after crashing SUV into pond, leaving son inside

A woman who crashed her SUV into a pond early Sunday in west suburban Aurora, leaving her 6-year-old son trapped inside, has been charged with DUI.

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Round Lake Park traffic stop leads to over $3M worth of marijuana

The arrest of a Mexican man for driving without a valid license and a fake passport led north suburban police to drug busts.

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Amid racial tension at Oak Park high school, letter threatens violence

Police stepped up patrols days after a student was suspended for posting a racist photo on social media. A teacher also has been disciplined.

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Six injured, Wacker Drive closed because of chlorine leak on rooftop

A chlorine leak caused a HazMat situation that shut down a busy stretch of Wacker Drive and injured two people in the Loop on Friday morning.

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Pedestrian struck by two vehicles, killed in Calumet City

A 61-year-old man was killed Monday evening when he was struck by two vehicles as he crossed a roadway in south suburban Calumet City.

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NU Ph.D. grad charged with pushing man onto Blue Line tracks in Loop

A North Side man has been charged with attempted murder for pushing a man onto the tracks last summer at a Blue Line station in the Loop, police said.

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Man who lost home to foreclosure found dead in debris after explosion

A man who had lost his home to foreclosure was found dead in the debris of the house after it was destroyed by an explosion last month.

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Police: Man met teens on social media to solicit sex and nude photos

A Crystal Lake man met two teenager minors on social media, soliciting one for sex and the other for sexually explicit nude photos, police said.

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Father and son robbed in Lincolnwood; village president blames Chicago

A father and son were robbed at gunpoint in front of their north suburban home Sunday afternoon, but police apprehend four suspect just minutes later.

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Cleanup in Aisle 5: Shoppers grab and hold man who robbed grocery

Cleanup in Aisle 5: A group of shoppers caught and held a suspect until police arrived after the man robbed a grocery in NW Indiana.