Brad Edwards is a general assignment reporter for CBS 2 Chicago.
He received the 2013 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for a compilation of Original Reports for CBS 2’s 10 p.m. newscast.
Brad joined the station in 2012 from the CBS affiliate in Indianapolis, IN. As an anchor and investigative reporter there, he won four Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards.
Earlier in his career, Brad served as an anchor and reporter in Detroit, MI and in his hometown of Grand Rapids, MI, where he received his first of eight consecutive regional Emmy Awards for News Writing (2003-2010). The Associated Press named him Best Reporter in 2005, 2006 and 2009.
A 2001 graduate of Michigan State University, Brad resides in Chicago.
Gary Matlock is defending Dennis Hastert, who coached him to a state championship decades ago. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards spoke with the mother whose child was allegedly struck by the 73-year-old volunteer.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards spent the afternoon with the needle-crafters in west suburban Downers Grove.
The so-called crime of the century happened right here in Chicago, in a home near the one owned by the Obama’s and like any compelling crime story, there’s a twist.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports Clinton is in Chicago collecting cash, but now there a new problem, to add to problems dogging the early going.
The latest incident occurred at Londo Mondo in Lincoln Park, in broad daylight. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
The family of a missing father from Crown Point is asking for the feds to get involved to help find him.
The number of Americans who describe themselves as Christians is dropping and these days, when young people are asked what religion they are, the answer that’s becoming more popular is “none,” as in no religion at all. But why?
Aaron Schock has been keeping a low profile since leaving Congress amid controversy earlier this year. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports he surfaced in the Windy City this week.
The search continues for Michael Hernandez, 24, a father of two young girls. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards spoke with his family.
Shades of “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.” Dash-cam video shows how a car left at a Chicago-area dealership got one heck of a test drive this week. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Kamron Taylor, 23, escaped the Kankakee County jail earlier this week after assaulting a guard. He was still at large Thursday night, and considered armed and dangerous.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards spoke with one abuse victim’s advocate outraged by the signing.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports on a White House task force meeting in the northwest Indiana city.
A Chicago area center that collects donated bodies for medical research was suspected of selling anatomical parts when federal officials raided two sites earlier this year, according to a document obtained by CBS 2.
There are at least three factors driving the price surge, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Two women are accusing a now retired police commander of sexual harassment and abuse.
A suburban elementary school is investigating after students say a school bus driver watched “50 Shades of Grey” on a phone and the audio was played over the bus speakers.
It’s been an incredible week of change for the Fraternite Notre Dame, whose members just days ago were freezing in a West Side church. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards brings us up to date.
Snowfall Wednesday afternoon and evening is making the roads slick, creating havoc for cars.