Two people from Lombard swam to safety Sunday after capsizing a canoe while paddling upstream in the Des Plaines River in Riverside.
A staff member at Riverside Brookfield High School has been charged with sending inappropriate videos to a student on Snapchat.
Officers responded about 9:26 p.m. to Harrington Park, at 3430 Harlem Ave., and found a man walking in the park armed with a rifle.
Juan Ocampo, 39, is charged with one count of harboring a missing juvenile, obstruction of a police officer and endangering the life of a child, Riverside police said.
The 18-year-old, who was arrested Tuesday at school, allegedly told police he sent the threats because he was “bored,” Riverside police said in a statement.
A woman who allegedly used a fake name to obtain a second drivers license is accused of driving under the influence in west suburban Riverside.
Riverside police are warning dog owners in the west suburb to take precautions after receiving an uptick in calls regarding "zombie raccoons."
A drunk-driving crackdown by the Riverside Police Department has been taken to a whole new level as they rack up hundreds of arrests, with cases ranging from dangerous to downright bizarre.