Man Charged With Having ‘Explosive Device’ In West Side ApartmentMichael Debrown has been charged with possessing an explosive device that prompted the evacuation of a Homan Square apartment building.
Grayslake Hotel Evacuated For Meth Lab BustOfficers with the Lake County Metropolitan Enforcement Group were tipped off that there was a methamphetamine lab at the Comfort Suites at 1775 E. Belvidere Rd. in Grayslake, according to a statement from Illinois State Police.
Tinley Park Police Department Cleared When Woman Shows Up With GrenadeA mother showed up with a grenade her child had found in a field behind their home.
Soldier Field Chief Would Do Some Things Differently With Stadium EvacuationCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine talks with the man who made the decision.
Carbon Monoxide Leak Prompts Evacuation Of Albany Park BuildingCarbon monoxide from a boiler leak Tuesday night forced as many as 70 people from their apartments in the Albany Park neighborhood on the North Side.
Four Buildings At UIC Evacuated For Gas LeakA Level 2 HazMat response was called when a construction company hit a small gas line at 900 W. Taylor St.
Fire On Roof Prompts Evacuation Of West Pullman SchoolAll students were safely evacuated from Higgins Elementary School at 11710 S. Morgan St.
Morris Hospital Evacuates As Floodwaters RiseA southwest suburban hospital has evacuated patients because of rising floodwaters from a nearby creek and the Illinois River.
SIU Evacuates Dorms In Dead Of Night Due To Bomb ThreatThree residence halls at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale were evacuated overnight, following a bomb threat.
Carbon Monoxide Prompts Evacuation Of Northwest Side Condo BuildingA condo building on the city’s Northwest Side was evacuated Wednesday afternoon, after carbon monoxide levels rose into the danger zone.
Shedd Aquarium Evacuated Due To Power OutageThe Shedd Aquarium was evacuated Thursday afternoon when the electricity went out to much of the building.
Fire At Plastics Plant Creates Hazardous Fumes In Zion Officials evacuated part of Zion for almost two hours Sunday morning due to hazardous fumes from a fire that broke out at Maine Plastics.