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Ambulances at Michigan Avenue and Monroe Street help provide treatment to fans overcome by heat during the Blackhawks victory parade. (Credit: CBS)

Dozens Of Blackhawks Fans Overcome By Heat At Parade, Rally

With hordes of Blackhawks fans packing downtown streets and Soldier Field to celebrate the Stanley Cup champions amid temperatures in the upper 70s, many ended up needing medical attention due to the combination of crowds and heat.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

(Clockwise from top left) Yuskel Ruiz-Lorenzo, Dairon Ferrerr-Marquez, Yaniris Alfonso, Luis Jimenez-Gonzalez, Mercedes Gregorio-Morffy and Ranset Rodriguez-Martinez (Kane County Sheriff)

Florida Residents Busted In Aurora With More Than 700 Fake Credit, Gift Cards

 (STMW) — Police arrested six Florida residents and found more than 700 phony credit and gifts cards in their hotel rooms after a traffic stop Monday in west suburban Aurora. About 2:50 p.m., Kane County […]

06/04/2015

Alfredo Luna (Riverside Police)

Riverside Cops Slap Felony Charges On Motorist Arrested For 22nd Time

Alfredo Luna was most recently stopped going 56 miles per hour in a 30 mile per hour zone near an elementary school, police say.

01/15/2015

One of five anti-Israel protesters arrested after a rally in the lobby of Boeing headquarters in downtown Chicago. (Credit: Steve Miller/CBS)

Police Arrest 5 Anti-Israel Protesters At Boeing HQ

Five protesters were arrested late Wednesday afternoon inside the downtown headquarters of Boeing, after a demonstration against the company’s sale of military jets to Israel.

07/17/2014

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7 Dumbest Athlete Arrests

Sometimes athletes just aren’t the sharpest tool in the shed …

07/01/2014

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

ICE Agents Arrest 59 Criminals, Immigration Fugitives

Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Removal Operations officials have arrested 59 individuals in the Chicago area as part a month-long operation aimed at immigration violators and criminal aliens that led to nearly 300 arrests throughout the Midwest.

06/18/2014

Surveillance images of three separate incidents of taggers spray-painting graffiti on CTA trains in 2014. (Credit: Chicago Transit Authority)

CTA Cameras Helping Catch More Vandals

The CTA said its hundreds of security cameras have helped police make 60 vandalism arrests through the first three months of 2014 — the same number of graffiti arrests as all of last year.

04/22/2014

A police officer conducts a breathalyzer test.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Suburban Police To Crack Down On Drunk Driving Through Twitter

Get caught driving drunk in Riverside, and your name and offense will end up in the Twitterverse.

12/10/2013

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3 Arrested After Bolingbrook Shooting Leads To Car Chase

A squad car was rammed by the escaping vehicle during the chase that went onto Interstate 55 and ended in unincorporated Joliet.

10/07/2013

U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush (left) and U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (right) [Photo credit: Scott Olson/Mark Wilson/Getty Images]

Rush Meets With Kirk To Discuss Gangster Disciple Plan

Two prominent Illinois lawmakers met today about controversial comments one made about how to get rid of gangs in Chicago, reports WBBM’s Lisa Fielding.

06/04/2013

Protesters are arrested at City Hall on Monday. (Credit: Lisa Fielding/WBBM Newsradio)

School Protesters Arrested At City Hall

More than a dozen people protesting the plans to close more than 50 Chicago public schools were arrested on Monday at City Hall.

05/20/2013

Heroin

Feds Make Arrests In ‘Heroin Hotline’ Case

The defendants allegedly worked together to provide customers with heroin, usually in capsule form, in exchange for cash, after customers called a specific telephone number to place an order.

05/16/2013

Demonstrates were arrested as they laid down in the 61st street crosswalk at Cottage Grove Avenue. (Credit: CBS)

Police Arrest Demonstrators Protesting School Closings

Opponents of the Chicago public schools closing plan are taking the gloves off…in the streets and in the courts. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

05/15/2013

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McHenry Task Force Makes 9 Arrests In Harvard Gang Suppression Effort

A special anti-gang unit has set up operations in far northwestern Harvard, and officials say it’s already yielding results.

WBBM Newsradio–05/01/2013

Chavell Anderson (center) has been arrested and charged with robbing a woman in Frankfort Square. The two other suspects remain at large. (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

Arrest In Frankfort Square Robbery, Kidnapping

One person is in custody and police are searching for two others in the kidnapping and robbery of a woman in Frankfort Square.

03/07/2013

A melee breaks out during a basketball game between Corliss and South Shore high schools. (Justin Simonds)

Cops Break Up Melee At High School Basketball Game

Corliss High School was hosting South Shore Friday evening. During the game, a scuffle started on the court. Then people in the stands got involved.

01/11/2013

City Hall

School Closing Protesters Arrested At City Hall

Ten people who were arrested Friday night after camping outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s Fifth Floor office in City Hall, to call attention to school closings, were released Saturday morning.

11/03/2012

Palo Brown, Felice Desilvia, Paris Starwalt (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Three Charged In Edgewater Jewelry Store Heist

Two of three people charged with robbing an Edgewater jewelry store Monday afternoon were denied bond Wednesday, while the third was ordered held on $500,000.

10/10/2012

Chicago police carry off a protester at Grant Park on Oct. 23, 2011. (CBS)

Judge Tosses Grant Park Arrests Of Occupy Protestors As Unconstitutional

A Cook County judge has dismissed charges against dozens of Occupy Chicago protesters who were arrested in Grant Park after a rally last October, ruling the curfew they were charged with violating is unconstitutional.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2012

Empty Classroom

Report: Minority Students Turned In To Police In School Disproportionately Often

An investigation finds a disproportionate number of black and Hispanic high school students are turned over to police for infractions that result in other students being less severely disciplined.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2012

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