Investigators

1040 Federal Tax Return (credit: AP)

City Hall: 65% Of Tax Preparers Violating City Ordinances

The undercover operation by the city’s Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection investigated 409 tax preparers, targeting predatory businesses that dip into taxpayers’ refunds with misleading fine print, according to a statement from Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office.

02/18/2015

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Layoffs Loom For Doctor Watchdogs

The Illinois government agency that looks into complaints against doctors announced it will lay off investigators starting Tuesday and warned of yearlong delays in physician licensing because the Legislature didn’t act to bail out the medical watchdog unit.

01/10/2013

A car with at least one body inside was found in the rubble of a train derailment and bridge collapse in the northern suburbs, a day after the wreck. (Credit: CBS)

Public Given Chance To Discuss Deadly Train Wreck With Railroad Executives

The public will get a chance to meet Monday evening with railroad executives and federal investigators, about the deadly 4th of July derailment and bridge collapse on the Glenview-Northbrook border.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2012

File Photo (Robert Laberge/ Getty Images)

2 Dozen Cops Hunt For Spree Killer

The tips have slowed but two dozen investigators continue to doggedly hunt for a killer.

10/24/2010