911 Call

Orland Park firefighters work to rescue a man who fell 12 feet down a sewer. (Credit: Orland Park Fire District)

Man Who Fell Into Orland Park Sewer: “I’m About 12 Feet Below The Ground”

Calls for help from at least 12 feet below ground; authorities have released the audio from a call to 911 made by a man who fell through a manhole into a sewer in the south suburbs on Saturday evening.


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Prosecutors: Man Who Killed Mother Was Facing Homeland Security Probe

Michael Bassaly, of Downers Grove, was denied bond when he appeared before a DuPage County judge Friday morning.


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911 Tape Reveals Accused Judge’s Pleas For Colleague To Wake Up

A former southern Illinois judge who has been charged with drug possession can be heard on a 911 tape trying to revive a colleague who died of a cocaine overdose.


Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Listen: Jovan Belcher’s Mother’s 911 Call

The 911 call made by Jovan Belcher’s mother Saturday has been released to the public.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2012

State Sen. Suzi Schmidt was arrested for trespassing and property damage, after a dispute with her neighbor in Lake Villa. (Credit: Lake County Sheriff's Office)

Police Release 911 Call From Sen. Suzi Schmidt’s Dispute With Neighbor

Officials have released recordings of a 911 call that triggered criminal charges and the arrest of State Sen. Suzi Schmidt (R-Lake Villa).

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

Kenneth Rhodes, 50, is charged with murder in the deaths of his sister, Pauline Betts-Bracy, and her husband, Nathaniel Bracy. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Man Charged With Killing Sister, Brother-In-Law

The family of a woman killed in her home last weekend said she had previously called police, because she feared for her life.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012

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Woman Calls 911 To Try To Force Boyfriend To Propose

A woman from Chicago’s Northwest Side wanted to start the New Year with a marriage proposal, with help from police.