Cold Cases

(Credit: Steve Hardy/CBS Local)

Families Of Murder Victims Meet With Chicago Police Detectives On Solving Cold Cases

Families of murder victims on the South Side bent the ear of the chief of detectives of the Chicago Police Department for a while Saturday at a forum at St. Sabina church.


John Wayne Gacy

DNA Profile Of John Wayne Gacy Might Crack Old Cases

Detectives have begun taking a new tack in their effort to pin cold cases on serial killers like John Wayne Gacy.


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Break In ’79 Disappearance In NY Gives Hope To Families Of Missing In Illinois

The investigation of a New Jersey man who has implicated himself in the disappearance and death of a 6-year-old boy 33 years ago in New York City has offered a measure of hope to families of missing children in Illinois.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2012

Kevin Clewer

Murders That Rocked Gay Community Unsolved After 7 Years

Seven years after Kevin Clewer was found brutally stabbed to death in his apartment in Boystown, and fears erupted about a serial killer in the neighborhood, the case remains unsolved.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2011