Bomb Threats

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Bond Hearing Set For Chicago Man Charged With SIU Threats

A Chicago man accused of mailing threats of beheadings, bombings and other violence to Southern Illinois University’s Carbondale campus soon will learn if he can be released on bond.


Akiel W. Davis | photo from Kane County State’s Attorney’s office

Carpentersville Man Pleads Guilty To Bomb Threats At Kane County Courthouse

A 22-year old man who made false bomb threats at a courthouse last year, is going to prison for a while, reports WBBM’s Bernie Tafoya.


Kyle Koran, a former Peotone High student, allegedly posted a message on Twitter, threatening to blow up the school. (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

Teens Arrested For School Bomb Threats Made On Twitter

Two teenagers who used Twitter to threaten to blow up their southwest suburban high schools in unrelated incidents this week have been charged with making bomb threats, police said.


Jim McMahon

McMahon: ‘Super Bowl Week Wasn’t A Good Time For Me’

It should have been the crowning career moment for former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon when he helped his team win the Super Bowl. Instead, McMahon, in a sit-down interview with CBS 2’s Dave Savini, says the experience was a nightmare.

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Photo Of Sherman Hall At Western Illinois University. (WIU Photo)

Former WIU Student Pleads Guilty To Bomb Threats

A former Western Illinois University student faces up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to making bomb threats at the school last year.



Northbrook Teen Charged With Bomb Threats

An 18-year-old Northbrook student was due in court Thursday, charged with threatening to bomb Glenbrook North and Glenbrook South high schools.


Photo Of Sherman Hall At Western Illinois University. (WIU Photo)

Reward Offered To Solve WIU Bomb Threats

Officials at Western Illinois University hope some cash will help catch whoever is behind a half dozen bomb threats in recent weeks.