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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
Bannockburn Community Safety Day Features K-9 Demo, Lots of Trucks

Bannockburn Community Safety Day Features K-9 Demo, Lots of Trucks

The Saturday event will also have child sat info and pet microchipping.
Former HPHS Sub Charged with Possession of Child Pornography

Former HPHS Sub Charged with Possession of Child Pornography

He was charged in May with cyber stalking and electronic harassment for rants he made after being let go from the job, police said.
More Patients Say Highland Park Chiropractor Abused Them

More Patients Say Highland Park Chiropractor Abused Them

After an initial charge of sexual abuse by a Lake Forest women, two more patients said they were also abused.
Deerfield, That Smoke in Your Basement May Not Be Cause for Alarm

Deerfield, That Smoke in Your Basement May Not Be Cause for Alarm

The village is doing smoke testing this week. As always, call 911 in case of emergency.
Pedestrian Killed by Train ID'ed as Deerfield Employee

Pedestrian Killed by Train ID'ed as Deerfield Employee

The Chicago resident was killed Thursday by a freight train at the West Lake Forest Metra Station.
Highland Park Chiropractor Charged with Sexually Assaulting Client

Highland Park Chiropractor Charged with Sexually Assaulting Client

A woman told police the man touched her inappropriately during treatment.
Name Hurled at U of C Doc Accused of Exposing Himself Leads to Argument, Charges

Name Hurled at U of C Doc Accused of Exposing Himself Leads to Argument, Charges

Two men face charges after police say one of them yelled at a doctor accused of exposing himself to boys in Deerfield. The other man was defending the doctor.
Search Continues for Missing Gurnee Man

Search Continues for Missing Gurnee Man

The family and friends of Andrew Adler are organizing a search for this Sunday. Volunteers are sought for the search effort.
Charter Bus Filled with Kids Catches Fire in Deerfield

Charter Bus Filled with Kids Catches Fire in Deerfield

No one was injured and the driver is credited with good judgment after he heard a tire blow on the Tristate Tollway.
Quinn to Sign Boating Safety Legislation Inspired by 10-Year-Old's Death

Quinn to Sign Boating Safety Legislation Inspired by 10-Year-Old's Death

The rules were spearheaded by State Sen. Julie Morriosn, whose nephew Tony Borcia was killed while tubing two years ago.
Second Brother of Deerfield Drowning Victim Dies from Gunshot Wound

Second Brother of Deerfield Drowning Victim Dies from Gunshot Wound

The brothers’ mother was also injured after gunshots rang out as the family gathered to mourn Brian Grundei, who drowned in a Deerfield pond in May.
Rousso Trial Set to Begin Tuesday

Rousso Trial Set to Begin Tuesday

Carly Rousso has been charged with running over a 5 year old after inhaling an intoxicant two years ago. The two sides have been unable to reach on a plea deal.
U of C Doc Accused of Exposing Self to Teens in Deerfield Suspended from Practicing

U of C Doc Accused of Exposing Self to Teens in Deerfield Suspended from Practicing

He turned himself into police last week on misdemeanor public indecency and disorderly conduct charges.
Man Makes Heil Hitler Sign in Front of Holocaust Museum

Man Makes Heil Hitler Sign in Front of Holocaust Museum

The man had someone take his picture while making the sign in front of the Skokie museum.
U of C Doc Charged with Exposing Self to Teens in Deerfield

U of C Doc Charged with Exposing Self to Teens in Deerfield

The neurologist, who lives in Lincolnshire, turned himself into police on misdemeanor charges.
Police Offer Advice for Keeping Kids Safe from Online Predators

Police Offer Advice for Keeping Kids Safe from Online Predators

Several recent incidents in Lake County have highlighted the dangers for children online.