Cook County Jail (Credit: CBS)

Nearly Full Now, Cook County Jail Could Be Packed This Summer

Cook County Jail is now eight inmates away from full capacity and, we haven’t even hit the summer crime wave.


Hesed House

Aurora Homeless Shelter Nearing Capacity

A west suburban homeless shelter is bursting at the seams, and the director believes it’s because of schools beginning and utilities ending.

WBBM Newsradio–09/13/2012

Rivers Casino

Rivers Casino Crowds Already Too Big

On only its first day of being open to the public, the Chicago area’s newest casino was proving to be a little bit too popular.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2011