Parents Want To Block CPS From Sharing Kids' Records With National DatabaseThe head of a Chicago parents group was warning parents the Chicago Public Schools system plans to upload personal student information into a national database.
Man Charged After Attempting To Abduct Four Young Girls: PoliceA north suburban man who allegedly tried to abduct four young girls as they walked on the street Wednesday is behind bars on a $1 million bond Thursday after police say he was involved in an accident leaving the area.
Chicago Publishes Decade Of Crime Data OnlineStarting today, crime statistics from Chicago over the past decade will be available to the public in an online database.
Sheriff's Warrant Database Leads To Dozens Of Tips, 5 ArrestsWithin three days of posting active arrest warrants on their website, Cook County Sheriff's police have received more than 100 tips and made at least five arrests of wanted fugitives.
Quinn Signs Law Reinstating Database With Information On DoctorsGov. Pat Quinn has signed a new law that will allow patients to once again go online and look up information on their doctors.
Public Employee Information DatabaseCook County Clerk David Orr has launched new online database for the nearly 24,000 Statements of Economic Interests filed by elected officials and public employees in Cook County.
Retailers Want More Personal Info In Exchange For ReturnsThe trend upsets some consumers who don't want to become part of a company's marketing database.