Photo Of Marijuana Plants. (AP Photo)

$27M Of Cannabis Found In Moving Truck In Franklin Park

Authorities found three tons of cannabis — worth more than $27 million — in a moving truck in west suburban Franklin Park Friday morning.


Photo Of Marijuana Plants. (AP Photo)

Police Bust Up Cannabis Grow Operation In West Side Apartment

A West Loop man is behind bars after police uncovered a cannabis grow operation inside his apartment Tuesday night.



Police Raid Nets $750K In Cannabis, 8 Handguns

A drug raid on the West Side net officers more than $750,000 worth of cannabis and eight handguns — and landed a Melrose Park man behind bars.


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3 Arrested, Drugs Seized From Cannabis Lab

Three men have been charged after police seized $40,000 worth of drugs from a cannabis growth lab in the Lawndale neighborhood.


(Mugshot From Chicago Police)

Nearly 55 Pounds Of Pot Seized By Police

Chicago Police seized around 55 pounds of marijuana and other drugs with an estimated value of more than $450,000.


Photo Of Marijuana Plants. (AP Photo)

Skipped Toll Leads To Pot Bust In North Aurora

Skipping a toll in North Aurora has landed two West Coast men in jail for drug possession.

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Large Shipment Of Cannabis Intercepted In NW Suburb

Police in South Elgin intercepted a large shipment of cannabis on Wednesday at a shipping company in the northwest suburb.


Photo Of Marijuana Plants. (AP Photo)

Police Concerned About Synthetic Cannabis

A synthetic cannabislike product being sold at some local stores and online will become illegal Jan. 1 but some local law officials want the public to know now, this is not something to mess with.


Marijuana (Photo by Mark Renders/Getty Images)

Drug Busts Net $1 Million, 2 Charged

Two men are in custody after police seized nearly $1 million in cocaine and cannabis during two separate drug busts.


Chang Chen Booking Photo. (DuPage County Sheriff Photo)

Alleged Pot Growing Mastermind Stays In Jail

It turns out that getting bailed out of the DuPage jail only would have put Chang Chen behind bars in Will County. He’s the reputed leader of a $10 million marijuana-cultivating operation.