Semi Driver Pleads Guilty In I-55 Crash That Left 5 DeadAn Indiana truck driver has pleaded guilty to reckless homicide for a crash that left five people dead more than two years ago on I-55 in the southwest suburbs.
As Young Accuser Testifies, Ex-cop Pleads Guilty To Sex AssaultWhile a teenage girl was testifying against the man who sexually assaulted her for more than 10 years, the defendant, a former northwest suburban police officer, abruptly halted the trial and pleaded guilty.
Trucker Convicted In I-88 Collision That Killed Tollway WorkerRenato Velasquez had allegedly been working 27 hours straight prior to the chain-reaction crash.
Cicero Landlord Convicted Of Murder In Fire DeathsLawrence Myers on Monday was also found guilty of aggravated arson for hiring his building manager to set fire to a Cicero building to collect insurance money. The victims ranged in ages 20 years to a 3-day-old infant.
Two Defendants In Officer's 2010 Shooting Death Found GuiltyThomas Wortham IV was shot during a robbery attempt outside his father’s Chatham home.
Teen Driver Found Guilty In 'Huffing' Crash That Killed Girl, 5Carly Rousso, 19, was charged in the death of 5-year-old Jaclyn Santos-Sacramento. Prosecutors say she huffed an aerosol can of keyboard cleaner on Labor Day 2012, before plowing her parents’ Lexus into the Sacramento family on a sidewalk in Highland Park.
Skokie Woman Pleads Guilty In DUI Crash That Killed Child A Skokie woman charged with DUI in the crash that claimed the life of an 8-year-old boy has pleaded guilty to all charges.
Robert Maday Found Guilty In Crime SpreeA federal jury has found Robert Maday guilty of multiple charges--including bank robbery, escaping custody and a 27-hour crime spree.
Drunken Driver Who Was Jailed In Death Of Girl, Guilty Of DUI AgainA repeat drunken driver who has spent time in prison for a DUI crash that killed a Lockport girl has been found guilty of another DUI charge.
Man Pleads Guilty In Attempt To Set Off Bomb Near Wrigley FieldA man who attempted to plant a bomb near Wrigley Field pleaded guilty on Monday and will face 20 to 30 years in prison.
Teacher Admits To Fondling Himself In ClassA former teacher at a northwest suburban Christian school has pleaded guilty to fondling himself during class.
Jereme Richmond Pleads Guilty To Gun Charge, Gets ProbationEx-Waukegan basketball star Jereme Richmond was sentenced to probation for illegally transporting a .40-caliber Smith and Wesson handgun as part of a plea deal accepted Monday.