Boy Dies After Passing Out At Suburban Middle SchoolThe Northlake Police Department is investigating an incident where a 12-year-old student died after passing out in class.
Synthetic Marijuana Linked To 22-Year-Old Man's Death In Cook CountyA 22-year-old man who died at Advocate Christ Medical Center on March 28 suffered excessive internal bleeding, and had a rat poison in his system that previously has been linked to synthetic marijuana use in dozens of other non-fatal cases of severe bleeding.
Medical Examiner: Lab Delays Lead To More Unidentified BodiesThere are 22 John Does and Jane Does at the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Cook ME's Office Starts 'Missing Persons Day'Family members with missing loved ones are encouraged to give DNA samples and bring any records that might help. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Cook County Medical Examiner Stepping Down After Overhauling OfficeDr. Stephen Cina took over in 2012 after the previous medical examiner resigned amid criticism that bodies were stacking up in the morgue. Preckwinkle says Cina took the office from "crisis to full accreditation."