Aldermen Seek To Protect Military Personnel Under Hate Crime OrdinanceThe proposal approved in committee on Tuesday would add active and prior military personnel to those protected by the city’s hate crime ordinance.
Darien Attack Of Sikh Man Upgraded To Hate CrimeA 17-year-old has been charged with a hate crime for attacking a Sikh man last week in west suburban Darien.
Teen May Face Hate Crime Charges In Attack On Sikh ManA teenager is facing hate crime charges following an attack on a Sikh man in Darien.
$1 Million Bond For Man Charged With Hate Crime In Pellet Gun ShootingA man who posed as a Chicago Police officer has been charged with committing a hate crime after he shot a man with a pellet gun during an argument at a Northwest Side tavern early Friday, police said.
Hate Crime Victim To Screen Documentary About Befriending And Forgiving His AttackerIf you were the victim of a vicious beating prompted by bigotry, could you forgive the assailant? That is the subject of an Oscar-nominated film that will be screened in Chicago on Monday night.
South Loop Family Hounded By Racist GraffitiIn the hallway outside one of the condo units, painters have been at work covering up the latest piece of racist graffiti left behind by somebody. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Demonstrators Demand Action Over Alleged Brutality At Tanning SalonA crowd of demonstrators gathered outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office at City Hall, expressing their outrage about the case of tanning parlor manager Jianqing “Jessica” Klyzek.
CPS Mom: Students Are Bullying Jewish Son Through Online GameOne Chicago mom says a group of students at her eigth-grade son's school have turned "Clash of Clans" into a hate game by attacking her son with insults and threats because he's Jewish. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
Officer Stripped Of Powers Amid Brutality ProbePolice Supt. Garry McCarthy said an investigation into the actions of officers involved in a raid at a tanning salon last summer is in the hands of the Independent Police Review Authority, which recommended one officer immediately be placed on administrative leave.
Dad Dies Protecting Daughter: 'I'm Heartbroken'He was a boxer in his native Belize. But the father, with a pacemaker, was no match for a man who punched him, costing him his life.
Man Charged With Murder, Hate Crime In Death Of Rogers Park ManJoseph Firek, 59, was charged with one count of first-degree murder and a hate crime for allegedly battering 59-year-old Michael Tingling in the 7100 block of North Clark Street Wednesday afternoon. The stress from the fight led to Tingling’s eventual death.
Black Mount Prospect Family Files Hate Crime Lawsuit Against White NeighborA black family in Mount Prospect is suing their white neighbor - accusing her of harassing and terrorizing them for the past five years.