July 7th, 2020 12:33 PM
Police identified the man suspected of robbing a Riverside 7-Eleven store last month because, they say, he dropped an ID card at the scene of another robbery in Berwyn.
July 6th, 2020 1:40 PM
A fireworks mortar blew up in the hands of a 20-year-old Brookfield man on July 5, severing both of his hands and injuring a 19-year-old man who had lit the fuse moments before.
June 30th, 2020 2:50 PM
A 59-year-old Waukegan man faces felony identity theft charges after he allegedly tried to buy a $76,000 SUV at Castle Buick, 7400 Cermak Road in North Riverside, using a Wilmington man's name.
June 23rd, 2020 2:29 PM
A man who robbed a Riverside convenience store clerk at gunpoint on June 19 is the same man responsible for similar robberies in Chicago, Oak Park and Westchester, according to police.
June 21st, 2020 1:55 PM
Police locked down North Riverside Park Mall and cleared it of shoppers on a busy Father's Day, June 21, after a shooting on the lower level left one man wounded.
June 16th, 2020 12:07 PM
A 27-year-old Chicago man faces felony weapons and property damage charges after he allegedly was found in possession of a loaded handgun with its serial number scratched off after he was arrested for smashing the windows of four vehicles parked in the 100 and 200 blocks of East Quincy Street in late May.
June 9th, 2020 3:17 PM
The vandalism and looting of North Riverside on May 31 started much earlier than previously reported, the Landmark has learned, after reviewing police incident reports from that day.
May 26th, 2020 2:10 PM
Illinois Department of Natural Resources police have cited two Palos Hills men, ages 22 and 24, for careless operation of a watercraft after their aborted attempt at kayaking on a flood-swollen Des Plaines River on May 20 sparked a two-hour search in and around Riverside that involved police and firefighters from multiple agencies, a drone and a police helicopter.
May 20th, 2020 5:22 PM
Brookfield's fire chief said that investigators believe a smoldering mulch pile next to a garage in the 3500 block of Harrison Avenue ignited a fire that destroyed that structure and a vehicle parked inside on the night of May 19.
May 20th, 2020 2:11 PM
Updated: May. 20th, 2020 5:05 PM
Riverside police and firefighters, assisted by a Chicago/Cook County helicopter, and emergency personnel from neighboring agencies have so far been unable to locate two men who were last seen entering the Des Plaines River in kayaks at about 11:30 a.m. on May 20 near the First Avenue bridge and are now missing.
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