Homewood Crime

Homewood Crime

Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Homewood, IL or anywhere in the US.

Recent Crime News

  • 'Quit the Pro-Life' B.S. / Palos Fitness Center Plea...

    Saturday Feb 6 | via Patch.com 

    Southland News: 3 in custody for scary pharmacy robbery / Oak Lawn discrimination suit tossed / Pro-rape rally in Homewood won't happen. Opposition grows to Palos Community Hospital's proposed plan to demolish fitness center in Orland Park to make way for a new medical building.


    Related Topix: Oak Lawn, IL, Homewood, IL, Orland Park, IL, Lansing, IL

  • Identity Theft, Retail Theft, DUI: Blotter

    Wednesday Jan 27 | via Patch.com 

    Jason Hutchins, 36, of the 17000 block of Orchard Ridge Avenue, Hazel Crest, was arrested and charged with retail theft and possession of drug paraphernalia after being accused of shoplifting $97.96 worth of whiskey from Jewel, 3153 W. 183rd St., according to Homewood police reports. Justin Florence, 25, of the 19000 block of Center Avenue, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence, driving without insurance and failing to slow down to avoid an accident after a Jan. 23 crash, according to a Homewood police report.


    Related Topix: Hazel Crest, IL, Homewood, IL, Harvey, IL

  • Heroin Possession and Retail Theft: Blotter

    Friday Jan 22 | via Patch.com 

    Frederick Collins, 54, of the 500 block of Forsythe Avenue, Calumet City, was arrested and charged with felony theft after being accused of stealing $15 from an open cash register, according to Homewood police reports. A closed-circuit video at Duo's Nearly Nu Shop, 2015 Ridge Road, showed Collins reaching over the store's front glass counter, reaching into the open cash register drawer and taking three $5 bills, the report stated.


    Related Topix: Calumet City, IL, Homewood, IL, Chicago, IL

  • DUI and Retail Theft: Blotter

    Monday Jan 18 | via Patch.com 

    Angela Johnson, 40, of the 16200 block of Wolcott Avenue, Markham, was arrested and charged with retail theft after being accused of shoplifting more than $150 worth of merchandise Jan. 11 from Walgreens, according to Homewood police reports. Police responded to a report at about 2:58 p.m. that said Johnson had placed items from Walgreens, 820 W. 183rd St., into a pink bag and then left the store, the report stated. 1 comment

    Related Topix: Markham, IL, Homewood, IL, Harvey, IL, Calumet City, IL

  • A Stolen Car, DUIs, and Open Alcohol: Blotter

    Jan 8, 2016 | via Patch.com 

    Daron Roberts, 46, of the 14800 block of Atlantic Avenue, Dolton, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence, illegal transportation of open alcohol and failure to signal after a Jan. 5 traffic stop, according to Homewood police reports. Police pulled over Roberts at about 2:20 a.m. for failing to signal a turn at the intersection of Governors Highway and 183rd Street and for swerving in and out of his lane, the report stated.


    Related Topix: Dolton, IL, Homewood, IL, University Park, IL

Homewood Law

I have a felony because of 2 DUI's years ago. I just read about Illinois House Bill 2470 can this new bill help me expunge?
I spent time in jail. I am having a difficult time finding work.
HB 2470 does not appear to assist you. SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED: 20 ILCS 2630/5.2 Amends the Criminal...
If you have 2 DUI's from Michigan (2001 & 2002), & get pulled over for a DUI in IL with suspended license, is it a felony?
My boyfriend's license was suspended after 2 DUI's from MI in 2001 & 2002. He got pulled over with a BAC of .193 and doing 74 in a 40 in October of 2012. Will the court consider this his 3rd DUI and charge as aggravated felony, or has enough time passed between the 2 previous convictions?
Your boyfriend is at risk He needs a lawyer.
Boyfriend got DUI in IL has paid some fine but still owes and needs to take classes. He was given a year but due to financial
Harship and birth of our daughter he had not been able to comply. Will he go to jail?
It's always better to file for an extension BEFORE the state files to violate his probation. Get yourself a lawyer ASAP...
Can the victim of a DUI qualify for the U-Visa?
I was victim in car accident hit by drunk driver and need it medical help.Can I qualify for U visa under Felonious Assault Crime?
Perhaps if you cooperated with the police/prosecutor's office with regard to the investigation or prosecution of the...
May I request a blood test instead of a breathalyzer should I ever be pulled over for suspected DUI ?
I have diabetes and if I don't control my sugar levels right my doctor said that I could throw a false positive on a breathalyzer test . In the state of Illinois you get your license suspended if you refuse a breathalyzer so I was wondering if the event should ever arise if I could avoid the consequence by submitting to a blood test instead of a breathalyzer because her blood test is always accurate
This is a GREAT question and an area in which I have frequent contact. 1st: you should ALWAYS wear a MEDIC ALERT...
How do I get my license back after dui
how do I get my Illinois drivers license back
The answer depends on too many factors to list on-line. Schedule a consultation with an attorney in your area or stop...
Can you get your driver's license in a different state if you have a dui?
My fiancée got a dui in Illinois at age 20, hes still on probation in Illinois, still doesn't have a drivers license in Illinois, can he get a drivers license in another state?
If your fiancee is not licensed in Illinois, it is not likely he wlil be able to obtain a drivers license in any other...