Race For Lake County Coroner Heats UpThe coroner's race is front and center in Lake County.
Cops: Waukegan Sex Offender On House Arrest Cut Off Ankle MonitorCody Powell now faces felony charges of escape and criminal damage to government property.
Man Found Dead On Side Of Road In Beach ParkShortly before 10 a.m., someone spotted Matthew J. Strait’s body in a ravine.
Man Fatally Stabbed In GaryA man was fatally stabbed Saturday morning in northwest Indiana.
5 Teens Hospitalized After Overdosing At North Suburban PartyThey took Xanax and drank alcohol at a party in north suburban Tower Lakes.
Man Charged With Beach Park ShootingA man has been charged with wounding another man in a shooting early Monday in north suburban Beach Park.
Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing In NW IndianaThe pilot was the only person on board, and no one was hurt, sheriff’s police said.
First Human Case Of West Nile Reported In Lake CountyAn Ingleside resident hospitalized in late August was Lake County’s first confirmed human case of West Nile virus this summer.
14-Year-Old Girl Found Dead After Fire In NW Indiana HomeLayona Dragash, 14, was later found dead on the second story of the home, authorities said.
Man Steals Rental Vehicle With Sleeping Boy InsideA California family that had just flown into O'Hare late Wednesday night became victims of a car theft not long after they rented a vehicle and hit the road for Wisconsin.
North Suburban Man 'Swats' His Own Home, Drawing Dozens Of OfficersRobert Bruckner told a horrific tale of home invasion and murder. It wasn't true. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies Save Man From OverdoseDeputies responding at 1:17 p.m. to a call of an overdose at a home in the the 33600 block of North Evergreen Drive found a 22-year-old man unconscious and barely breathing in the basement, according to a statement from the Lake County sheriff’s office.