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.
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.
The sisters of Fraternite Notre Dame feed 200 homeless people each day and make home visits to bedridden patients. Now they are in need of help. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
The cuts are just proposals right now, but as CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports the real world implications are already being felt.
And yet that’s happening to some Skokie residents, as the big chill descends. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
On Sunday, 14-year-old Rashad Oliver, was found with a gunshot wound to the head in the 14300 block of South Dearborn Street.
The Board of Trustees for the College of DuPage reapproved a controversial buyout package for outgoing President Robert Breuder by a vote of 6-1 at a packed meeting Wednesday evening.
Low-flying drones have become increasingly sophisticated and affordable instruments that authorities worry could also become tools for terrorists or others meaning to do harm.
The victim was startled by two armed men who demanded his BMW.
Imagine losing a child, donating their remains –- only to learn the people who handled those remains are under federal scrutiny. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards saw bag after bag being loaded onto a refrigeration truck from Cremation Services Inc. in Schiller Park on Thursday night.
An investigation into the possible illegal selling of human body parts continues after two suburban locations were raided Tuesday.
Federal agents raided two suburban locations Tuesday. At one, investigators found a cache of documents and at the other, hundreds of body parts.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards goes inside the Cook County Jail to meet a man whose mom made headlines.
One week ago, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards shared the remarkable reunion of a mother and daughter. The next chapter continues to unfold.
(CBS) – A Lakeview merchant running against the local alderman says work crews blocked parking outside his business at the worst possible time—the last-minute stretch for holiday shoppers. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports. “This is […]
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards has the follow up that’ll warm your heart.
It’s often the search for one story that leads to another. That’s the case for CBS 2’s Brad Edwards. While investigating one issue, he happened upon an Original Report of desperate need this holiday.