Autopsies Inconclusive On Family Found In ChathamA horrifying discovery in a Chatham neighborhood home left family and friends grieving, and in disbelief, after a woman and her three sons were found dead, deaths being investigated as homicides.
Three More Heat-Related Deaths Bring Total To 22 In A WeekAutopsies conducted Wednesday determined three more people have died in part from the recent heat, raising the total to 22 heat-related deaths in Cook County in a week.
Medical Examiner's Office Suspends Autopsies For Some Deceased PeopleDue to staffing shortages, the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office has announced that full autopsies will no longer be performed in certain cases in which drugs or alcohol might have led to a person’s death.