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.
Residents in West Englewood called for their community to take back their streets on Wednesday, the day after a six-year-old was shot, caught in a hail of bullets from a gang.
Among those waiting at the airport was a distressed woman who wasn’t sure if her father had made the flight. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Dr. Tom Rudd was bounced off the ballot last year, but he may be back on. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Canines like Doc are credited with helping reduce the once-unbearable wait times. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
If it’s all in a day’s work, it was a remarkable one for a Chicago Police officer.
Tyler Kissinger allowed other protesters access to administrative offices in May.
The problem is, they don’t stay that way. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
They did everything they could to save a dog who suffered crippling abuse and was dumped for dead.
Yvonne Nelson, 49, was an innocent bystander caught in gang-related crossfire.
They didn’t take his money, his cards. They beat him and took his $700-plus iPhone. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Noah VanHoutan died in March, not yet 12 years old, of Batten disease, a rare genetic degenerative neurological disorder.
Justices ordered up a new trial for Lorinda Swain, but prosecutors won’t re-try her. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards investigated her case years ago when few others would listen.
A spokesman for Auditor General Frank Mautino said Thursday that the former House deputy majority leader “is cooperating with the U.S. Attorney’s Office in its investigation.”
It started with a young man’s murder inside a restaurant.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Remember that teacher who skipped the one-day strike in order to teach and coach his students’ chess team? Well, something remarkable happened after that, reports CBS 2’s Brad Edwards. Joseph Ocol is […]
Anthony Cuevas and his sister were in a darkly tinted Camaro that was parked illegally when it suddenly was hauled away. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
One of Chicago’s top firefighters has resigned after a crash that sources say may have involved alcohol.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports on the phenomenon that is Chicago’s Baconfest.
It may not have been a winning day for the Cubs on Sunday, but as CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports it was a “grand-slam day” at Wrigley Field for one tough little girl from Joliet.
Now that strangers are showing kindness, Gerald Hamilton is, too. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.