Brad Edwards is a CBS 2 Investigator along with Pam Zekman and Dave Savini.
Edwards work has netted 70+ awards: including 20+ Regional Emmy Awards and 6 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards.
His reporting has lead to new policies, prosecutions; it has reunited families, and helped free a wrongfully convicted woman serving a 50 year prison sentence. While a reporter in Detroit, his year-long expose into the county morgue led to the burial of dozens of indigent souls, and the passage of legislation that fast-tracked a massive facility expansion.
A 2001 graduate of Michigan State University, Brad serves as an Adjunct Professor at Columbia College of Chicago and as CBS Chicago’s SAG-AFTRA steward. He resides in Chicago.
Zion’s mayor says the ComEd parent company left a hole in the city budget, and tons of dangerous waste, when the local nuclear plant closed. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Money to a future wife. Money to an ex-wife. Meals at Hooters. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports on Thaddeus Jones and the alleged irregularities.
Carrietta Fryerson lost one child to a fire three weeks ago, on the very day she gave birth to a daughter. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Doctors delivered Miracle after Parasha Beard was shot and killed in September. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
The temperature for Sunday’s kickoff is expected to be 1 below zero. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Marjorie Jean Geist’s unpaid medical bills total almost $10,000. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Part of the legislation would foist the cost of keeping nuclear power plants open on rate-payers. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
In the latest incident, a half-dozen semi-automatic rifles and 27 handguns were reportedly stolen from a rail car near 77th and Avalon. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
On this Veteran’s Day, as we celebrate American heroes, CBS 2 went in search of someone who nearly sacrificed it all, for his take on a country so divided.
Authorities say Shahroon Augustine entered the Eugene Sawyer Water Purification Plant with a duffle bag and a passport from Pakistan. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Some people want to see potentially historic baseball, others want to watch the nearly impossible-to-see Broadway smash, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
The coroner’s race is front and center in Lake County.
Political committees led by Illinois politicians have spent more than $1 million on Chicago Cubs tickets in the last five years, CBS 2 Investigators have found.
CBS 2 is exposing a security breach at Chicago’s water department.
They came in the rain and gloom Friday, to give Martrell Stevens what he really wanted: a basketball hoop. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards has this follow-up report.
Meet the resilient Martrell Stevens, 13, who’s doing the best he can after being gunned down as a child. 2 Investigator Brad Edwards has the latest in his series of reports about Chicago’s youngest victims of gun violence.
Republican Nominee Donald Trump gambled and won a coveted casino license in Gary. But as CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards asks, did he make Gary great again?
Charlevoix is one of Michigan’s most exclusive resort communities. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards pays a visit.
In Charlevoix, Michigan, a lakefront tourist town where the Ramsey family used to summer, no one has forgotten the little girl who was crowned “Little Miss Charlevoix” the year before her murder.
Sources say the largest police district in Chicago, on a recent weekend, had just five police units patrolling.