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.
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.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports on how the pain of sex abuse for some, never goes away.