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.
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.
A lawsuit against the town of Cicero is now questioning town attorney Michael Del Galdo’s loyalty.
As we approach November elections, there will be a greater attack volume and frequency.
2 Investigator Brad Edwards introduces us to another young shooting survivor, just now taking his first steps.
Developers of the Vista Tower project are busy writing checks. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
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.