Brookfield police have arrested the man they believe was responsible for smashing the windshields of more than 20 vehicles overnight on June 13-14, charging him with one felony count and two misdemeanor counts of criminal damage to property.
Following a seven-month investigation, North Riverside police have arrested the man they say was behind the wheel of black Mercedes-Benz involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash in the 2300 block of 17th Avenue late last year.
Kids in Riverside have the opportunity to win some nifty raffle prizes at the end of the summer courtesy if they participate in a new bike safety program initiated by the Riverside Junior Women's Charity.
Police in Riverside and North Riverside will increase traffic enforcement efforts, particularly cracking down on impaired drivers and those not wearing seatbelts, during a Fourth of July enforcement campaign that will run through July 8.
A mature hackberry tree – 22 inches in diameter and at least 30 feet tall – uprooted during a rainstorm overnight on May 28-29 in the 300 block of Blackhawk Road in Riverside, falling into the front yard of a neighboring home, but otherwise causing very little damage.
A Cook County Sheriff's police officer whose life was saved by two Riverside police officers following a 2017 crash on Harlem Avenue in Bridgeview was killed on March 30 in a high-speed crash in Chicago Ridge.