CPD Squad Car Involved In Crash Outside Cook County CourthouseA Chicago Police squad car was involved in a crash Thursday morning outside the Cook County courthouse on the Southwest Side.
Chaos At The Courthouse As Accused Chicago Officer Makes BailReporters and photographers camped out to meet Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, who is charged with murder in the 2014 shooting death of Laquan McDonald. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Business Booming For Cell Phone Storage Entrepreneur Outside Cook County CourthouseIt has been almost a month since the cell phone ban went into effect at 26th and California - and business is brisk outside the courthouse where an entrepreneur has set up a storage locker on wheels.
Evans: 'No Question' Witnesses Have Been Killed After Courtroom Cell Phone RecordingsCook County Chief Judge Timothy Evans on Friday defended the decision to begin implementing a ban on cell phones and other electronic communication at courthouses, saying he’s concerned about witnesses being intimidated, or worse.
County To Begin Enforcing Courthouse Cell Phone Ban At 26th & CalFollowing a three-month grace period, Cook County will begin phasing in a ban on cell phones and other Internet-capable electronic devices at courthouses next week, starting with the Leighton Criminal Court Building at 26th and California.
2 Investigators: Civilian Motorists Get A Free Ride, With Cop Shirts On The DashSome drivers are playing the system by displaying police uniforms or other material -- suggesting they are members of law enforcement -- to avoid parking regulations and fines at a Cook County courthouse. 2 Investigator Dave Savini reports.
Man On Crutches Escapes CourthouseThe 49-year-old ex-convict was on crutches, but that didn’t keep him from escaping custody.