Drug Dealer

Jason "J-Rock" Austin (Credit: Chicago Police)

Feds Seek To Prove Convicted Drug Dealer Killed Chicago Cop

Federal prosecutors have sought the stiffest sentence possible for a purported gang leader convicted of drug trafficking, arguing he was the triggerman in the murder of a Chicago cop and his female friend.

03/21/2014

Chicago police show off firearms seized in the Calumet District on the Far South Side, where officers have seized more guns than any other police district in the city. (Credit: CBS)

Defendant Denies Selling Guns To Gangs: Trust Me, I’m A Drug Dealer

David “Big Dave” Lewisbey isn’t facing drug charges, though — he’s accused of making a small fortune by illegally supplying the guns that fuel Chicago’s deadly gang violence.

09/18/2013

Gavel

Ex-Lake County Prosecutor Could Lose Law License Over Drug-Dealing Roommate

A 30-year old former Lake County prosecutor’s law license, as he has admitted to having a drug dealer as a roommate while he was sometimes handling drug cases.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2012

Handcuffs

Police: Customer Stole From Woodstock Drug Dealer, Injured Him

Police in Woodstock say a drug deal gone bad led to life-threatening injuries for the dealer.

WBBM Newsradio–05/23/2012

(Peter Macdiarmid/ Getty Images)

Alleged Drug Dealer From Oak Park High School Suspected In Calculator Thefts

A high school senior from Oak Park is in a heap of trouble with the law, as police crack a calculator caper.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011

Elliot Mayfield was found not guilty of murder during a bench trial. (Sun-Times Media Wire)

Father Who Shot Drug Dealer Acquitted Of Murder

Elliot Mayfield, a drug user turned counselor, was with his 11-year-old daughter, a 15-year-old stepdaughter and a friend when he shot an aggressive drug dealer at a Woodlawn bus stop.

07/15/2011

Photo Of An Old Style Blackboard With Chalk And Felt Eraser (Helen Marshall/WBBM Photo)

School Board Chief Tied To Drug Dealer Won’t Step Down

Despite public outrage and calls for his resignation, a west suburban school board president tied to a drug dealer and a motorcycle gang member, refused to step down on Wednesday night.

04/14/2011

Carl Salters

Neighbor Of Rape Suspect Says More Victims Are Likely

A neighbor of Carl Salters says the alleged drug dealer had contact with several young women.

12/09/2010