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.
Since Andrew Fugate’s death, police have served a search warrant on a Merrillville home looking for clues. They’ve also collected new surveillance images. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
Rachel Rhodes says a man kicked the door down Thursday morning. She says she wielded the first knife she could find. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
At least two men firing paintballs at people on Halloween evening apparently were themselves fired upon by someone with a real gun, and one of the two men was injured.
James Jackson says a tricky tree trimmer snipped away at more than $2,000 of his savings, swiping it from inside his home. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
Police are searching for the man who assaulted a 14 year old girl as she was walking to the bus stop Monday morning at the corner of 87th and Halsted in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.
If you wait until it’s cold before trying to turn on your furnace for the first time, that can be a costly mistake. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
A Naperville man is speaking out to CBS 2 after he was arrested for hiding an AWOL marine in his attic.
The thrill of running like a champion pitted North Siders against South Siders on the marathon course. The competition is aimed at getting high school students interested in world-class running.
Adolfo Zuniga, 27, was arrested for aggravated battery and use of a deadly weapon.
Chicago police are investigating two hit and run crashes in two separate locations on the Northwest Side.
The store owner is sharing video of the encounter in hopes of alerting the public and catching the culprit. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
New Beginnings Church on Chicago’s South Side – less than a mile from the shooting scene — was the backdrop for the event.
A Chicago family says it just shouldn’t have happened. A woman driving an SUV drives off after colliding with a motorcycle – a crash that killed the guy on the bike.
It was a terrifying carjacking that lead to a high speed chase and a dramatic crash.
The smallest of crimes could get you in big trouble with cops in Northwest Indiana. They’ve launched a special team of officers from several cities – stopping dozens of people each night.
A southwest suburban family is thankful for their rescuers and their smart phone. They became stranded on a sinking vessel on the lake off Portage on Labor Day when they called for help.
A warning for holiday weekend revelers planning to hit Lake Michigan: Even when the water seems calm, it can be deadly. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
-Five students at southwest suburban Plano High School are accused of sexual assault and battery over possible hazing incidents.
March 28, 1963: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered a speech that would help to unify a nation. Among the sea of people in the crowd was Chicagoan Brenetta Howell Barrett.
You better pick your parking spot carefully. That’s the message from police about the Miller train station in northwest Indiana. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.