They never even interviewed Drew Peterson while investigating his third wife’s death, and on Tuesday at Peterson’s murder trial, the two investigators who handled the case back in 2004 will have to explain why not.
The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is investigating the death of a 1-year-old girl in the Roseland neighborhood last night.
A west suburban police officer apparently killed herself on Monday in her home in West Chicago.
The body of a 36-year-old woman was pulled from Lake Michigan Saturday morning, police said.
A police death investigation was under way Thursday afternoon after 6-month-old twins were found dead at a home in the Little Village neighborhood.
Nanci Koschman, David Koschman’s mother, and two other relatives want a judge to appoint an outside prosecutor to determine whether criminal charges still might be merited in the death, and to investigate how police and prosecutors handled the case.
A 5-year-old Indiana boy went in to wake his mother up Tuesday morning, but found her dead, possibly beaten to death, in her bed.
A teenage inmate who collapsed and died while playing basketball at the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center Saturday had a history of high blood pressure and shouldn’t have been allowed to play, his grandmother said Sunday.
Two people were found dead at a home in north suburban Mundelein early Wednesday morning.
Police are conducting a death investigation after a man’s body was found apparently frozen in a driveway on the Far South Side Monday morning.
Police will investigate the death of Kenyan Olympic marathon champion Samuel Wanjiru, who died from a bedroom balcony fall after he allegedly was found by his wife with another woman.
Police and the state Department of Children and Family Services are investigating the death of a 2-week-old South Side boy.
Chicago police were investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in a Gresham neighborhood alley on Wednesday.
Police in north suburban Wilmette are conducting a death investigation after the death of a village resident.
The 18-year-old Plainfield student, Toni Keller, had been missing for more than a week.