The family of a woman found murdered in a local forest preserve is asking for help in tracking down the killer.
Two days after she went missing, a volunteer search team found Vanessa's body in the forest preserve. She had been strangled, beaten, raped and partially burned.
A 22-year-old Harvey woman was strangled before her body was found earlier this week at a Midlothian forest preserve in the south suburb.
Authorities are working to identify a body found Wednesday at a Midlothian forest preserve, where a 22-year-old woman went missing days earlier.
A white suburban police officer who fatally shot a Black security guard outside of the suburban Chicago bar where he was working will not be charged, prosecutors announced Friday.
The Midlothian Drivers Services Facility will remain closed until Aug. 5 after an employee there tested positive for COVID-19.
Protesters gathered in Midlothian Saturday to demand justice for Jemel Roberson, a security guard who was shot to death by police outside a bar in Robbins, Illinois, in 2018.
An off-duty suburban Chicago police officer has been charged in Indiana with choking his wife to the point of unconsciousness as their three children looked on, according to court records.
Now, a number of suburban police and fire departments have found a hi-tech shortcut to get their hands on lifesaving equipment.