Prosecutor Helps Stop Accused Killer Who Bolts From Bond CourtDeshawn Johnson suddenly took off running and was chased by deputies and lawyers alike on Friday.
Woman Charged With Killing Kids Made Them Pray Before StabbingsBefore killing her own 7-year-old son and the 5-year-old girl she was babysitting, Elzbieta Plackowska allegedly told them to get on their knees and pray.
Cuts To Suburban Courthouse Hours Mean No More Weekend WeddingsBecause the suburban Cook County courthouses will be closed on weekends starting next year, there will soon be five fewer options for wedding or civil union ceremonies.
Cook County To Close Suburban Courthouses On WeekendsGet into trouble on the weekends in Cook County and no matter where you are arrested — from Schaumburg to the city’s West Side to Orland Park — you’ll soon be able to appear before a judge only at Chicago’s 26th and California courthouse.
Sheriff: Man Killed Pregnant Woman; Didn't Want To Be DadThe man who is reportedly the boyfriend of a murdered pregnant woman from Alsip appears in bond court Friday - along with a young woman who is also accused of the homicide.