8 hrs ago
Chicago wants Harvey's water collections seized
On the edge of Chicago's West Pullman neighborhood, city pipes pump millions of gallons of water a day across the Cal-Sag Channel to the scandal-plagued suburb of Harvey.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
My FOX Chicago
2 gunmen with criminal pasts charged in Harvey hostage case
A convicted murderer who was on electronic home monitoring as a condition of his parole was one of two men charged late Thursday with taking six children and two women hostage after a shootout with Harvey Police this week.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
SWAT team frees hostages: Things were getting a little dicey
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Sheriff: Hostage takers shot through door
Cook County Sherriff Tom Dart said hostage takers shot twice through a door as officers stormed up a stairway in an ultimately successful rescue attempt at a home in Harvey.
Last 4 hostages freed in suburban Chicago standoff
In this image taken from video and provided by WLS-TV Chicago, police officers escort one of two suspects out of a house, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Harvey, Ill., ending a standoff where the last of four hostages were released unharmed and the two armed men taken into custody.
4 remaining hostages rescued in Ill. standoff
Law enforcement officers forcefully but safely ended a two-day hostage situation at a suburban Chicago house Wednesday morning, rescuing two children and two women while taking two suspects into custody in a raid on the home, authorities said.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Third child released in Harvey hostage standoff
Three of five children being held captive by two men in a Harvey home were released Tuesday evening, authorities said.
Officials: Gunman holds hostages in Chicago suburb
Two police officers were wounded by gunfire Tuesday afternoon in the incident after responding to a call of a burglary in progress in the city of Harvey, about 25 miles south of Chicago.
Officer shot in Harvey, hostage situation ongoing
A police officer has been shot in south suburban Harvey and a suspect is holding people hostage at the scene this afternoon, officials said.
My FOX Chicago
Officer shot, residents taken hostage in Harvey
A Harvey police officer was shot while responding to a call of a burglary in progress in the 13700 block of Robey Avenue about 12:48 p.m., according to a spokesman for the city.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Dolton Police Officer Shot Man During Confrontation: Police
Police were responding to calls about shots fired around 8 p.m. Saturday in the 200 block of East 143rd Avenue when they were passed by a speeding blue SUV with bullet holes, according to Dolton Police Chief John Franklin.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
The Southtown Star
Plans for a new water system struggle to stay afloat
Though Alsip Mayor Patrick Kitching remains a staunch supporter of the effort to build a new water system with five other communities, not all officials in his village are on board.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Men charged with stealing student loan money from suburban colleges
Four Chicago area men are accused of bilking federal student loans from Harper College in Palatine, Elgin Community College and Joliet Junior College.