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The National Transportation Safety Board is recommending the DUI alcohol limit be lowered to 0.05 ... not that it would do any good for the people on this week's list of Southland DUIs.
Pot possession charge for Chicago man at White Castle • Thief finds illegal way to plan a wedding • Harvey man accused of smelly crime • Man looking for a boost steals supplements ... This week's roundup of weird crime news in the Southland.
Police & Fire
A lawsuit against an imprisoned preacher from Crete and an Indiana megachurch topped the week's court news.
Prosecutors wanted Allan Kustok to be held without the possibility of bonding out.
An Orland Park man is also accused of stealing from several cars in the village and in nearby unincorporated Cook County Wednesday morning.
A Carroll County official confirmed results of a blood-alcohol test, following Carl Sandburg High School Athletic Director Bruce Scheidegger’s death about three months ago.
An off-duty lieutenant from the Cook County Sheriff's Office reportedly saw two Bridgeview men hanging around McCarthy Farms. Orland Park police determined they were stealing catalytic converters
The National Transportation Safety Board recommends reducing the limit. Some say it would save lives. Others say it's unreasonable.
The 23-year-old Orland Park man will be credited for already serving 204 days in the Cook County Jail.
On Wednesday at 9:30 a.m., 10 Cook County Jail detainees will go head-to-head against Russian counterparts in a historic first-ever international chess game.
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