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Hinsdale police distributed the following reports Feb. 17. Motorist flees crash scene Bayanmunkh Darinchuluun, 42, 71 W. 61st St., Westmont, was arrested for leaving the scene of an accident and failure to reduce speed to avoid an... — Updated 2/17/2021


Partnership to deliver vaccines a true public service

What a service to the community! As vice president of the DuPage County Board of Health, I have come to appreciate the importance of public-private partnerships for the good of the whole community. It is praiseworthy that Hinsdale... — Updated 2/10/2021


Results of holiday enforcement

Hinsdale police have announced the arrests of two offenders for impaired driving during the winter holiday enforcement campaign. Additional citations were for one seat belt, 17 speed and nine other Illinois Vehicle Code... — Updated 1/13/2021


Police report on holiday effort

Hinsdale police have released the results of the Thanksgiving enforcement initiative from Nov. 20-30. Police made three impaired driving arrests during the effort. They also made one felony arrest, in which a motorist was charged... — Updated 12/16/2020


Felon charged with having weapon, fleeing police Monday in Hinsdale

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Hinsdale Police Chief Brian King announced Tuesday that bond has been set for a Chicago man accused of illegally possessing a fully loaded firearm and fleeing from police stemming... — Updated 11/24/2020


Giving a big way to show we're in this together

The pandemic may have disrupted a lot of our regular routines, but it did not diminish Hinsdaleans’ commitment for giving back. We’ve documented that bounty of benevolence in our Good News section over the past year, and, as we... — Updated 11/18/2020

 By Pamela Lannom    News

Blaze couldn't extinguish American Beauty

Jennifer Reenan was volunteering in the art room at Avery Coonley School on April 11, 2018. Her phone was off. Meanwhile, workers at her home at 329 E. Sixth St. were in the final... — Updated 11/12/2020


Police department gearing up for holiday enforcement

With one of the busiest travel times of the year just around the corner, the Hinsdale Police Department is reminding motorists to buckle up and drive sober to ensure that everyone gets to the Thanksgiving table safely. “On... — Updated 11/11/2020

 By Pamela Lannom    News

Police prevent suicide Friday afternoon

Hinsdale police earned praise at Tuesday night’s village board meeting for preventing a suicidal man from jumping off the Ogden Avenue bridge over Interstate 294 on Friday, Oct. 30. “They did just an exemplary job of taking... — Updated 11/5/2020


Police beat

Hinsdale police distributed the following reports Oct. 28 and Nov. 3. Controlled substance arrest Alexandria J. Miller, 26, 374 Twilight Drive, No. 4, Morris, was arrested on a felony count of possession of a controlled substance,... — Updated 11/4/2020

 By Pamela Lannom    News

Two convicted for 2017 robbery at Razny

A federal jury has convicted two men on robbery and weapons offenses for stealing expensive watches and jewelry at gunpoint from Razny Jewelers in Hinsdale. After a six-day trial in federal court in Chicago, Tobias Diggs, 26, of Ch... — Updated 10/28/2020


Scary scenarios to get your fright on this Oct. 31

It’s hard to imagine 2020 could get any scarier than it already is. But the never-ending pandemic will not deter us from our annual Halloween tradition of imagining a Hinsdale that is significantly more frightening than the one... — Updated 10/28/2020

 By Ken Knutson    Pulse

Teens tackle bias in society

What percentage of the day are you with people of your own gender/race/class/age/belief system? What are the last five books you read or programs you watched? When traveling... — Updated 10/21/2020


Police beat

Hinsdale police distributed the following reports Oct. 13. Arrest for hitting nurse Catherine Mary Kluser, 27, 112 Ascot Lane, No. 3011, Willowbrook was arrested for aggravated battery for grabbing and punching a nurse at 6:20... — Updated 10/14/2020


Hinsdale police: overnight car thefts on the rise in the area

At 2:50 a.m. Tuesday, a Hinsdale police officer on patrol observed two suspicious vehicles on Woodland Avenue at County Line Road. Both vehicles fled at a high rate of speed northbound on County Line and then eastbound on 47th... — Updated 10/7/2020


Labor Day enforcement nets arrests, citations

The Hinsdale Police Department made one arrest for impaired driving during the recent Labor Day enforcement campaign to increase safety on Illinois roads. Police also issued 45 citations for speeding violations, three for driving... — Updated 9/23/2020

 By Pamela Lannom    News

Overdose spike prompts doc to speak out

Their deaths often are not recorded in the daily statistics tracking COVID-19 fatalities and often don't make the evening news. But the grief is just as profound for families of the... — Updated 9/9/2020


Meeting roundup

Hinsdale Village Board Among other business Tuesday, trustees: • approved the purchase of eight Tasers, with holsters and qualification/duty cartridges, for $24,384. The weapons will replace the Hinsdale Police Department’s exi... — Updated 9/2/2020


Hinsdale police cracking down

As Labor Day nears, Hinsdale police are partnering with law enforcement across the state in the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign to stop impaired driving and save lives. The initiative, which began Aug. 20 and runs... — Updated 8/26/2020


Daniel B. Benoit

Daniel B. Benoit, 77, a former longtime Hinsdale resident and retired sergeant with the Chicago Police Department, passed away Aug. 22, 2020. He was born in Chicago in 1943 and lived in the Spinning Wheel Apartments before moving... — Updated 8/26/2020

 By Pamela Lannom    News

Residents key to stopping crime in town

Hinsdale Police Chief Brian King had a straightforward message for residents during a virtual crime forum Monday night. Police are working diligently to prevent thieves from stealing cars and finding and arresting those who do.... — Updated 8/21/2020


Police issue warning about auto burglars targeting Hinsdale areas

Hinsdale police are alerting residents to a number of auto burglaries that have taken place in Hinsdale in the past week. • A handgun valued at $600 was taken from a vehicle parked in the driveway in the 100 block of South... — Updated 7/1/2020

 By Pamela Lannom    Pulse

Farmers market ready to open June 1

Summer will look a little different in Hinsdale this year. Restaurants will offer on-street dining, many camps will be virtual and Burlington Park will be quiet Thursday nights.... — Updated 5/27/2020


Man arrested for felony videotaping three girls

Jose L. Gaspar, 45, 2606 E. St. Charles Road, Bellwood, was arrested May 12 on a felony count of unauthorized videotaping and two felony counts of unauthorized videotaping of a person under 18 for taking photos and video recordings... — Updated 5/20/2020


Police beaet

Hinsdale police distributed the following reports April 28. Driver arrested for fleeing, DUI Samuel B. Jackson, 38, 1113 Colgate Court, Naperville, was arrested on felony charges of fleeing and eluding a police officer and driving... — Updated 4/29/2020


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