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Demonstrators walk through the street near the Buzz Westfall Justice Center where a grand jury will begin looking at the circumstances surrounding the fatal police shooting of an unarmed teenager Michael Brown on August 21, 2014 in Clayton, Missouri. The protesters are asking that justice be brought against the police officer that shot Brown on August 9. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Chicagoan Arrested In Ferguson Says Police There Are ‘Out Of Control’

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker talked to a Chicago man who spent more than five hours behind bars in the St. Louis-area community, which has been racked by unrest.

08/21/2014

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Report: Mole In Rezko, Carothers Cases Arrested For Fraud

Federal authorities gave long-time government mole John Thomas a Good Friday surprise, arresting him at his home early Friday morning, the Sun-Times is reporting.

04/18/2014

Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Man Cleared In Rape Case Arrested For Not Registering As Sex Offender

Though he was released within two hours of being placed in a cell, the arrest left him and his family feeling victimized again by a criminal justice system that has already robbed the 58-year-old of almost a fifth of his life.

10/28/2013

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Mother, Boyfriend In Custody After Baby Is Injured

A 5-month-old baby is in critical condition and not expected to survive severe head trauma that police say was caused by abuse.

10/24/2013

A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Alleged Shooter Arrested, Released, Arrested Again

A 44-year-old man arrested for shooting his neighbor in Venetian Village made bail and was released, and was arrested again Tuesday, Sept. 18, for violating an order of protection filed by the family of the neighbor who was shot.

09/19/2013

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Man Arrested For Bringing Concealed Firearm To BMW Championship

Mark Fedder, 48, of Westmont, was taken into custody shortly after the gates opened at 7 a.m. Monday at the Conway Farms Golf Club, when he tried to bring a concealed firearm into the club.

09/17/2013

Raul Martinez (Credit: Riverside Police)

Man Arrested For Posting Nude Photos Of Ex Online As Threat

A Berwyn man is facing harassment charges for allegedly posting naked photos of his ex online — and threatening to post more if she didn’t come back to him.

09/17/2013

A car crashed into a concrete barrier wall along the Racine Avenue on-ramp on the Eisenhower Expressway, after going the wrong way in the eastbound lanes of the expressway. (Credit: NVP Video)

Wrong-Way Drivers Caught On Eisenhower, Dan Ryan Expressway

Illinois State Police said they believe alcohol was a factor in two incidents of wrong-way driving on Chicago expressways overnight.

09/17/2013

Surveillance image of a man robbing a Fifth Third Bank branch in Melrose Park on July 2, 2013. (Credit: FBI)

Suspect Nabbed Within Minutes Of Melrose Park Bank Robbery

A suspect was nabbed just minutes after the robbery of a west suburban bank branch Tuesday morning by a police officer who was having coffee at a Starbucks a few doors down.

07/03/2013

On person was arrested in connection with a police-involved shooting on the South SIde early Wednesday. (Photo provided by Ken Herzlich.)

Suspect Arrested After Shootout With Police

A male who is believed to have exchanged gunfire with police early Wednesday was taken into custody a short distance from where the firefight occurred, police said.

06/26/2013

Evan Rodriguez was arrested in Miami. (Credit: Miami police)

Bears Tight End Evan Rodriguez Arrested

Chicago Bears tight end Evan Rodriguez has been arrested in Miami on disorderly intoxication charges.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2013

Eric Rizley (Photo provided by Sun-Times Media)

Portage Teen Arrested For Making Threats On Facebook

The father of one of Eric Rizley’s friends contacted police after seeing Rizley had posted: “Watch out portage people might be dying soon,” on Thursday.

12/28/2012

Beer poured from a bottle into a glass (Photo credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/GettyImages)

Babysitter Arrested After Couple Finds Her Drunk

A babysitter was arrested this week, after the couple who hired her came home and found her extremely drunk, police said.

12/27/2012

I want to know where Santa's getting money to look so spiffy... (Credit: James McCauley/Harrods via Getty Images)

Horrible Horoscopes: Taurus

Taurus, sorry your Christmas presents never came. There’s nothing worse than waking up Christmas morning to find a tree (glowing with lights and ornaments) with no presents underneath. If you want to blame someone, don’t blame Santa, or your parents…

12/26/2012

David Freeman (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Cops: Arrest Of Parolee Part Of Crackdown On Gang Funeral Violence

The city’s crackdown on violence at gang funerals continued Wednesday when officers nabbed a parolee with a gun on the West Side, officials said.

12/12/2012

One of the dogs rescued from a dog fight in south suburban Dolton. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

8 Men Charged In Connection With Busted Dolton Dog Fight

The men were all charged with a felony count of attending or patronizing a dog fight and were being held on bail Sunday, according to a release from the Cook County Sheriff’s office.

12/08/2012

Richard D. Mendoza, 31, allegedly beat a woman before stealing her purse. (Chicago Police Department)

River North Purse-Snatcher Chased Down, Detained By Witnesses

Thanks to three good Samaritans, a purse snatcher was caught after allegedly beating a woman up and robbing her Friday morning.

11/23/2012

Alberto Nunez (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Police: Bogus Dentist Performed Hundreds Of Procedures

A man impersonating a dentist may have performed hundreds of procedures on patients before being arrested on Thursday, police said on Friday.

08/31/2012

Misty Cook

Report: Sikh Temple Gunman’s Girlfriend Arrested, Facing Charges

Published reports say the girlfriend of the gunman who killed six people at a Sikh temple outside Milwaukee has now been arrested.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2012

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