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Thornton Township teen missing

Public asked to call Cook County Sheriff's Office with information: 847-635-1188 information provided by Cook County Sheriff's Office COOK COUNTY, Ill. (May 5, 2022) – Cook...

District 158 responds to ‘fighting and mob action’ at Memorial Jr. High

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 14, 2022) – Lansing School District 158 released a letter on Wednesday sharing some details and results of a...

Police investigate fatal shooting at South Holland gas station

Information provided by the Village of South Holland SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. – At approximately 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12, South Holland Police responded to...

Lansing Police Department donates armored vests to Ukraine effort

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 12, 2022) – The Lansing Police Department has donated some of its unused ballistic vests to aid ongoing efforts...

Lansing honors Officer Kenneth Novak 30 years after his death

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 8, 2022) – Last year, Lansing Mayor Patty Eidam named April 8 as Lansing Fallen Heroes Memorial Day, a...

Two shootings in three days – Lansing Police respond

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 7, 2022) – Two shootings occurred in Lansing this week, one in an apartment complex on 175th Street, and...

Application window nears end for Lansing Police’s first-ever Diversity Scholarship

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 6, 2022) – The night Al Phillips was sworn in as Lansing's Police Chief in June of 2021, he...

‘Minor injuries’ for TF South students after bus collision in Lansing

Above: A bus of TF South Girls Track Team members was hit on its back, right side in a vehicle collision on Tuesday, April...

Lansing Police Department plans speed enforcement ‘blitz’ after recent fatalities

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (March 24, 2022) – The Lansing Police Department is going to make speed enforcement a special priority in the coming...

Four Lansing police officers receive Life Saving Award

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (February 4, 2022) – Four Lansing police officers were recognized at the February 1 Village Board meeting for their response...

Ford Heights woman charged in Walmart arson

Bond set at $850,000 By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (January 24, 2022) – A Ford Heights woman has been arrested and charged related to an arson...

K-9 Officer Rico retires from the Lansing Police Department

By Ajia Harris LANSING, Ill. (January 17, 2022) – Officer Rico, the accomplished K-9 police dog that the Lansing Police Department grew to love, has...

Commission appointments, airport taxiways, fire and police proposals—Village Board Agenda 1/18/22

LANSING, Ill. (January 15, 2022) – The January 18 Lansing Village Board meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. with a regular Board meeting, which is...

Photos of Walmart arson suspects released

Lansing Police and Fire seek public's help in Walmart arson investigation by Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (January 13, 2021) – The Lansing Fire Department on Thursday...

Friday night fire at Walmart determined to be intentional, investigation ongoing

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (January 8, 2022) – Officials say at least one individual started a fire at the Lansing Walmart Friday night, forcing...