Photo Of Cocaine Powder. (AP Photo)

Ex-Cop, Four Others Guilty Of Conspiracy To Distribute Cocaine

A former Chicago Police officer and four co-defendants were convicted Tuesday of various charges in a federal case that involved allegations of murder, robbery and kidnapping — and even provided a glimpse into City Hall’s zoning politics.


Sam Hurd. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears’ Hurd Released On $100K Bond

Bears wide receiver Sam Hurd, who faces federal drug charges, was released on $100,000 cash bond Friday after being dumped by his team.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011

Sam Hurd. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Bears’ Hurd To Face Federal Drug Charges In Texas

Bears wide receiver Sam Hurd is accused of trying to set up a drug ring by buying huge amounts of cocaine and marijuana from a supplier in Texas, federal authorties said Thursday.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

Photo Of Cocaine Powder. (AP Photo)

12 Suburban Residents Nabbed In Crack Cocaine Ring

Police say they were not the kind of local businessmen you want in your neighborhood. And although they were drug dealers, federal affidavits show they had the same concerns as other small businesses: lack of sales, lost merchandise and government interference.


Issac Jerome Roach (Cook County Sheriff's Photo)

Evanston Cops Cross Border To Bust Drug Operation

Heroin, crack cocaine and other suspected narcotics were seized and two people arrested when north suburban police raided a home on Chicago’s North Side, and a third person was arrested for trying to enter the home during the search.


Photo Of Cocaine Powder. (AP Photo)

Two Charged In Cocaine Deal

Two Chicago men face drug charges after Oak Lawn police interrupted a drug deal May 16 in a mobile home park at 90th Street and Cicero Avenue, police said.



Bond Set At $500,000 In Suburban Cocaine Arrest

A north suburban man was ordered held on $500,000 bond Thursday after being arrested with a kilogram of cocaine Thursday night in Waukegan.


Photo Of Cocaine Powder. (AP Photo)

FBI Busts Southeast Side Drug Operation

Eight suspected gang members and associates have been charged with running a drug market on the city’s Southeast Side.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2011

Photo Of Cocaine Powder. (AP Photo)

Police Find 280 Pounds Of Coke Abandoned In Street

Snow in the street is normal in winter. In Cicero, cops found a different kind of “snow” left in the street.



Ex-Cop, Others Charged In Drug Ring

A retired Chicago Police officer is charged with several others in a racketeering conspiracy involving the kidnapping, robbery and murder in a cocaine distribution ring.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2010

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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.


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Nearly $5M In Cocaine, Heroin Seized In Bust

Police responding to a call of a suspicious vehicle uncovered nearly $5 million worth of heroin and cocaine in the car.