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.