DuPage County Sheriff's Deputy Danny Hakim had sued the manufacturer of law enforcement equipment after a 12-gauge tactical knockout breaching round did not disintegrate after it struck a door as intended but struck the edge of his body armor and deflected into his spine.
A surge in COVID-19 cases is causing DuPage County to call off a fine arts festival this month.
The festival was set to take place from Sept. 24 to Sept. 26 at the DuPage County Fairgrounds in Wheaton.
A man from Wheaton was ordered held on a $750,000 bond for allegedly shooting at vehicles outside his home.
Wheaton residents spent the day stuffing a police squad car full of cleaning supplies, shampoo, clothes, food and more. All of it is bound for the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans in Wheaton.
Wheaton residents spent the day stuffing a police squad car full of cleaning supplies, shampoo, clothes, food and more. All of it is bound for the Midwest shelter for homeless veterans in Wheaton.
The vaccination clinic at the DuPage County Fairgrounds is relocating.
According to DuPage County Health, the fairgrounds vaccine administration will be moved to the Central Public Health Center in Wheaton.
Looking for Saturday night July 3rd fireworks in Chicago and the suburbs this Fourth of July weekend? There are lots of shows to choose from.
"The allegations that Mr. Oaxaca and his co-defendant were in possession of more than four tons of cannabis and cannabis edibles is proof positive that the cannabis black market is alive and well."
A new plaque will be dedicated at Wheaton College in the fall.
The school removed the original plaque back in March.
Jackson Moran, 18, raised more than $5,000 last year for the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. The community is considered the poorest area in the United States.
Jackson Moran, a senior at Wheaton Warrenville South High School, talks about being honored for his charitable work across the nation and at home.
A 19-year-old Chicago man was charged with stealing a vehicle from the driveway of a Glen Ellyn home and leading police on a chase through the western suburbs in June 2020.
Despite what seems like overwhelming demand to book a vaccine appointment, not everyone wants to get the shot.
Wheaton College removed a plaque that referred to indigenous people as “savages” after students and staff raised concerns about the term, the president of the suburban Chicago school said.
Wheaton police officers on Friday rescued a woman who fell into an ice-covered pond while trying to retrieve her dog.
A 32-year-old man accused of robbing a Walgreens store with a hatchet on Saturday in Wheaton allegedly turned himself into police two days later.
Wheaton police are on the lookout for a burglar who has broken into several vehicles this week in the western suburb.