Press Releases

Press Release September 26, 2017

On September 26, 2017 at approximately 2:30 am an Officer of the Evergreen Park Police Department observed a vehicle operating with only one head light eastbound on W 87th St near S. California Avenue

As our Officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop on the vehicle at W 87th Street and S Western Avenue the vehicle sped off at a high rate of speed eastbound on W 87th Street

The vehicle was involved in a motor vehicle crash at W 87th St and S Honore St in the City of Chicago.

The Chicago Police Department is investigating the crash.

The driver of the vehicle; a 39 year old male with a last known address in Alsip IL; was pronounced deceased at the scene. Identification of the driver is pending notification of his family by the Chicago Police Department.

The incident is currently under investigation by the Evergreen Park Police Department.

Press Release September 21, 2017

Evergreen Park Police Department Missing Person Endangered

Missing: Steve Cunningham, male, African American, 50 years of age, 5'07", 165 lbs., brown eyes, black hair, medium complexion last seen wearing blue jeans.

On August 3, 2017 Steve Cunningham was reported as missing to the Evergreen Park Police Department by a cousin who had last seen him on July 4, 2017.

Steve Cunningham is blind.

We ask anyone with information concerning Steve to please contact the Evergreen Park Police Department at (708) 422-2144.