Speeding, Distracted Driving Ranked Top Traffic Offenses On TollwaysThere were 5,078 tickets and warnings issued for distracted driving, and 40,955 tickets and warnings for speeding on Chicago area tollways last year.
Pregnant Woman Injured In Stevenson Expressway CrashThe crash happened about 6:55 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Interstate 55 before Pulaski, according to Illinois State Police.
Police Stepping Up DUI, Seat Belt Patrols Over HolidaysPolice and sheriff's departments across Illinois are stepping up patrols to try to reduce alcohol- and drug-related crashes this holiday season.
Patrols Enhanced For Holiday Weekend To Avoid Traffic FatalitiesIn an effort to limit the number of traffic deaths in Illinois this holiday weekend, police are out in force.
Illinois State Police Offer Safety Tips For HalloweenThe Illinois State Police is offering Halloween safety tips for trick-or-treaters and motorists.
Police Step Up Traffic Enforcement Over Labor Day WeekendPolice across the state say they'll be out in force this Labor Day weekend, and they're urging motorists not to drink and drive.
Report: Northwestern Rower Who Drowned In April Couldn't SwimAn Illinois State Police report said 19-year-old Mohammed Ramzan told a teammate he could not swim days before he drowned.
State Trooper Killed In Downstate Crash On I-74Trooper Ryan Albin was involved in a crash about 3:10 p.m. while on patrol on I-74 near Farmer City, according to Illinois State Police.
Illinois State Police: Phone Scammers Are Impersonating CopsVictims have received calls from someone who falsely claims to be raising money for police officers who have died in the line of duty.
Two Charged With Murder In Fatal Eisenhower Expressway ShootingTwo men have been charged with murder in connection with a fatal shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway last year.
Woman Wounded In Kennedy Expressway ShootingThe woman was shot once in the leg about 5:15 a.m. in the outbound lanes of I-90/94 near Fullerton.
Illinois Police Warn Teens Going To Prom About Safe DrivingIllinois State Police want high school students driving to their proms to be careful.