Sunday Jun 16
Hotel Employee Allegedly Assaults Guest
An employee of a Monee hotel was arrested Thursday after he allegedly hid in a guest's room then assaulted her, authorities said.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
The Southtown Star
Bridgeview police sergeant suspended
Almost 18 months after a Bridgeview police sergeant allowed a severely intoxicated woman to leave the village without being charged with drunken driving, he was suspended for a week without pay, the SouthtownStar has learned.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
The Southtown Star
Crowd Pleasers for June 14, 2013
Events include Driving the Dixie in several suburbs, Throttle Fest Chicago at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, and Pro Championship Wrestling's Dream Night XII in Midlothian.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Family fest all week
St Fabian Family Festival and Carnival takes place at 83rd & Oketo, Bridgeview, IL Wednesday June 5th - Sunday June 9th, 2013.
Wed May 29, 2013
Cocaine Allegedly Found During DUI Stop: Blotter
WEDNESDAY, MAY 15 Cocaine & DUI Andrezej Stoch, 30, of Burbank, was charged with driving under the influence and possession of a controlled substance, according to a report.
Job Hunters: Who's Hiring in Tinley Park and Oak Forest?
Finding a job can be a tough task. Putting together a rAŠsumAŠ, hitting the streets looking for "Help Wanted" signs and making the best impression on potential employers can be a tall order for anyone.
Tue May 28, 2013
Sleeping Driver Gives Fake Name, Faces DUI Charge: Blotter
SUNDAY, MAY 12 Running A Stop Sign, DUI Charges Orlando Figueroa, 26, of Highland, Indiana, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, DUI with a blood-alcohol content greater than 0.08, driving with suspended registration and disobeying a stop sign, according to a report.
Driver In Crash Charged With DUI: Blotter
SUNDAY, APRIL 28 Orland Park Driver Charged With DUI Mark P. Loeb, 25, of the 14000 block of Norwich Lane, Orland Park, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, DUI with a blood-alcohol content greater than 0.08, failing to yield to an emergency vehicle, failure to reduce speed to avoid a crash and speeding, according to a report.
Hickory Hills Woman Accused of Driving with Child Sitting in her Lap
A Hickory Hills woman is accused of having a kid sit in her lap while driving without a seat belt, according to police.
Mon May 27, 2013
Driver Forgets to Use Turn Signal, Ends up with DUI Charge: Blotter
SATURDAY, MAY 18 DUI Charge For Orland Park Man Steven F. Smith, 26, of the 8200 block of West Hillcrest Drive, Orland Park, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, DUI with a blood-alcohol level greater than 0.08 and failing to signal when required, according to a report.
Spices Lifted in Alleged Retail Theft at Whole Foods: Blotter
FRIDAY, APRIL 26 DUI Charge For Tinley Park Man Joseph D. Allton, 21, of the 7600 block of 174th St., Tinley Park, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, DUI with a blood-alcohol content greater than 0.08, driving without a rear registration plate light and speeding, according to a report.
Lawyers Working on Plea Deal For Alleged Orland Park Carjacker
The attorney for an Orland Park man charged with breaking an 88-year-old woman's leg while carjacking her outside a drugstore said he has been brokering a deal with prosecutors.
Sat May 25, 2013
White Sox Fan's Alleged Shoplifting Spree Leads to Trouble: Weird Crimes
Driver Allegedly Struck Mailboxes Before Charged With DUI May 10: For some mornings, it's better just to sleep in.
Fri May 24, 2013
Missing a Tail Light, Driver Gets a Dui Charge: Blotter
SUNDAY, APRIL 21 Missing a Tail Light, Driver Gets A DUI Charge Adriel Velaquez, 26, of the 14600 block of Westwood Drive, Orland Park, was charged with driving under the influence, improper lane use and driving with only one tail light, according to a report.
Thu May 23, 2013
Oak Lawn DUI Arrests: May 11-18
SATURDAY MAY 18 Driver Lost Track of Vodka, Cops Say The driver of a Volkswagen Jetta was pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving around 9:45 p.m. when the car was spotted swerving over the line markers on 95 th Street between Southwest Highway and 54 th Avenue, reports said.
'Probable Disposition' on Tap in Case of Crash That Killed Nurse
A lawyer representing an Orland Park man charged with killing a nurse in a drunken crash as she drove to work last year said the case might close next week.
Driver Accused of Hitting Mailboxes Charged with DUI: Blotter
FRIDAY, MAY 10 DUI Charge For Palos Hills Man Donald A. Durkovic, 38, of the first block of Cour Montreal, Palos Hills, was charged with driving under the influence, DUI with a blood-alcohol level greater than 0.08, driving with a suspended license, driving without insurance and speeding, according to a report.
Wed May 22, 2013
Judge Wants Deal Done in 2011 Robbery Case or Else Sending it to Trial
Three of four men charged with robbing an Orland Park jewelry store more than three and a half years ago have been shipped off to prison, and the judge wants the last case taken care of next month.
Free Child ID Kits For National Missing Children's Day
Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart's Office will be providing free child identification kits this week allowing parents to store critical identifying information about their children that would assist law enforcement if the child goes missing.