Pamela Jones serves as a general assignment reporter for CBS 2 Chicago.
Jones joined CBS 2 Chicago from CLTV where she had worked as a reporter since early 2005. Prior to that, she served as an anchor and reporter at KETV in Omaha, Neb. (1996-2004) and as an anchor and reporter for KMIZ in Columbia, Mo. (1993-1996).
While earning her master’s degree, she worked as a national correspondent for Medill News Service in Washington, D.C. (1993). Before that she served as a reporter and producer for WPBN/WTOM in Traverse City, Mich. (1991). Jones began her career in news as a field producer at KSDK in St. Louis, Mo. (1990).
Jones graduated from Northwestern University with a B.S. in Journalism and later received her M.S. in Journalism from the same university. She is fluent in Spanish and is a native of Gary, Ind. where her family still lives.
“Hi, there’s an airplane that just crashed in front of my house,” the caller says over the phone. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
A new danger on the road is pushing drivers to swerve in the south suburbs. The culprit? A thief stealing manhole covers.
His name is John Cunningham, and he was last seen near a forest preserve in southwest suburban Palos Park. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
The manhunt continues for two suspects police say snatched two women and sexually assaulted them on Halloween.
Nearly six months ago, crews tore out and began rebuilding the overpass drivers used to get around four sets of tracks that cross Lake Street. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
Families of the Gary murder victims are showing their grief and their frustration with a police response to a missing loved, reports CBS 2’s Pamela Jones.
All the rain we’ve been having is making mold counts go sky high and those with allergies are just miserable, reports CBS 2’s Pamela Jones.
Negotiators from the Teachers Union and a Lake County School District are meeting with a federal mediator to head off a strike in the northern suburbs.
Francis Cardinal George is battling an infection in his foot but didn’t let that prevent him from attending a Catholic Extension Society dinner in Lincolnshire Wednesday evening.
Thieves are targeting some of Chicago’s ritziest retail stores, smashing into them and grabbing what they want. Police have issued a warning about the trend.
Women walking in two Chicago neighborhoods are taking each step with more caution after two sexual assaults that happened a week ago Sunday. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
Friday night, Angel Lofton returned to where her 16-year-old son Devonshay Lofton was shot and killed Thursday night in Old Town.
One motorist says his rear windshield was punched out about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
The heated issue caused the shutdown of the Oakwood Hills Village Hall earlier this year. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports if bugs like mosquitoes are really beginning to bug you right now, you’re not alone.
A mother left her five-year-old son at a daycare in Michigan City last month and then hours later learned that he had died after being choked by a rope hanging from outdoor play equipment.
Imagine walking into a gas station and right into the middle of a robbery. It happened in Portage Park and surveillance cameras were rolling.
Andrew Adler, 57, has been missing since June 8 after leaving his Gurnee home on his bicycle. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
With more rain on the way the sandbags are out and concern is high about flooding in Libertyville. Some residents blame a state property bike path for increasing their risk of flooding.
An incredible story out of Englewood that will make you smile: the very first graduating class at Johnson College Prep getting their diplomas. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.