Douglas Knowles used a forged check to buy a stove for his home.
The detailed reforms cover everything from officer integrity and ethics, to arrest procedures and techniques.
Darron Suggs was charged along with more than a dozen other people last month with defrauding the Medicaid’s Home Services Program.
Washington Park Police Department may disband in hopes to save money.
Fabian Teson, 9, was hit by a car while riding his bike. He later died at a St. Louis hospital.
Laid-off firefighters in the village of Washington Park say they’ll work as volunteers through the 4th of July when fireworks generally cause about 10 fires.
Police use a Metrolink surveillance camera to catch a 17-year-old charged with robbery.
Prosecutors allege 31 year old Timothy Allen jumped into a vehicle on the parking lot of a Circle K on West Main Street in Belleville while the driver was talking on his cell phone.
It has been nearly a year since Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn signed a law creating the Metro East Police Commission, meant to oversee crime-fighting activities in four troubled communities.
Al Bieri of Lebanon, Ill. was in charge of the former Emerson Electric site project in Washington Park. He admitted violating the Clean Air Act