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Zion Police Officers Respond to Two Shooting Incidents Overnight Saturday to Sunday; 4 Gunshot Victims from First Incident

198 Two incidents involving the firing of weapons occurred after midnight into very early Sunday morning in Zion. The first incident involved gunshot wounds, but no injuries were reported in the second incident. Zion Police […]

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Vehicle Fire Next to Downed Power Lines in Zion Extinguished by Firefighters Following Electricity Shutdown by ComEd

90 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Zion responded early Friday morning August 21, 2020 to a vehicle fire that was in the proximity of downed power lines that were arcing. Initially, no injuries were reported. According […]

Suspect Zion carjackers on Tuesday March 31, 2020
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Five Offenders Involved in Armed Robbery, Armed Vehicular Hijacking of Silver Infinity G35x on Sheridan Rd Near 26th St, Zion

1,419 Zion police officers responded about 1:03 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, 2020 to a report of an armed robbery of a motor vehicle in the block of 2600 Sheridan Road. The 24-year old male victim […]

Tyreik D.M. Jackson, aggravated battery with a firearm suspect, Zion (SOURCE: Zion Police Department)
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Zion Police: Documented Street Gang Member Apprehended, Charged with Aggravated Battery with a Firearm

829 The Zion Police Department, in cooperation with the Lake County Sheriff’s Warrants Team and the U.S. Marshals Service – Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force (USMS-GLRFTF), announced a second arrest in a shooting that […]

Ambulance at Flight for Life Landing Zone in Zion, December 7, 2019
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Woman Seriously Injured After Hit-and-Run by Unknown Offender on Her Driveway on Elisha Ave Near 22nd St, Zion

384 Zion police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:45 a.m. Saturday December 7, 2019 to a report of a pedestrian hit by a vehicle in the block of 2200 Elisha Avenue. Police and firefighter/paramedics on arrival […]

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WW Tiguan, Toyota Corolla, Audi Convertible, Nissan Altima: Multiple Stolen Autos in Waukegan and Zion Early Friday Morning

524 Police from Waukegan and Zion responded early Friday morning to multiple reports of stolen autos — likely stolen during cold morning warm-ups. Zion police responded about 4:45 a.m. Friday October 18, 2019 to a […]

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Motorist Hits Pole, Zion Police Officers Take Exceptional Risks to Rescue Woman from Burning Car with Gas Can in the Back Seat

610 BODY CAM VIDEO The officers’ body cams were on as they rescued a distraught woman from a burning car (CBS 2’s Chris Tye reports). Zion police and firefighter/paramedics responded to a vehicle crash at […]

Zion Quick Mart Phillips 66 robbery suspect
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Two Robbers Threaten to Stab Clerk for 20 Cartons of Cigarettes at Gas Station Convenience Store on Kenosha Rd, Zion

883 Zion police officers responded about 8:21 a.m. Thursday September 19, 2019 to a report of an armed robbery at the Zion Quick Mart. The Zion Police Department is investigating the robbery that took place […]