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Police & Fire
The following police-related items were taken from area Patches. When an arrest is referenced is should not be considered a conviction.
A male subject was shot near the intersection of Golf Road and Skokie Boulevard on Friday around 9:45 p.m., police said. Multiple police agencies, including the sheriff's department are on the scene.
The following arrest information was supplied by the Skokie Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.
Police & Fire, Business, Awareness
More than a dozen firefighters were on scene as they put out a two story fire near the intersection of Church Street and Crawford Avenue on Wednesday around 4:45 p.m.
The National Transportation Safety Board recommends reducing the limit. Some say it would save lives. Others say it's unreasonable.
The man's newlywed wife reported him missing, but he was already in police custody - for soliciting a prostitute.
Three area healthcare business owners - one from Skokie, another from Morton Grove and the other from Park Ridge - are said to have submitted more than $4 million in false medical claims over a four month period, the DOJ said today.
Kevin Maguire, 43, poured gasoline on the floor of his parents' home and lit it, police said, according to chicago.cbslocal.com.
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