Woman Gets 38 Year Prison Sentence For Killing Her BabyA young mother was sentenced to 38 years in prison Wednesday after she pleaded guilty but mentally ill in the stabbing death of her 5-month-old son.
Man’s Double-Murder Conviction Vacated, Granted New TrialJose Maysonet says he was forced to confess to murder by a Chicago detective who savagely beat him. On Oct. 26, 2016, he had his conviction vacated and was granted a new trial.
Detainee Who Claims He Was Forced To Confess To Murder Gets Chance To Prove InnocenceJose Maysonet says he was forced to confess to murder by a Chicago detective who savagely beat him. And Wednesday, he may get a chance to prove his innocence.
Man Charged In Shooting Deaths Of Friend, Foe In West PullmanA Far South Side man faces murder charges in the deaths of his friend and a rival after a deadly shootout over an allegedly stolen gun.
Joliet Man Charged With Killing Friend In Homer GlenA Joliet man was arrested Tuesday and charged with the murder of a man who allegedly made sexual advances towards him in southwest suburban Homer Glen.
Man Gets 30 Years For Back Of The Yards Murder In 2014Otis Harriel pleaded guilty Oct. 5 to murder before Judge James Obbish, according to Cook County court records.
Teen Charged With Murder For Allegedly Avenging Brother’s BeatingA judge set $1 million bail for Elizabeth Diaz, 18, charged with murder because she allegedly drove the shooter to kill a rival gang member
Man Charged With Murder Of Accomplice In Botched RobberyA west suburban man has been charged with murder after his alleged accomplice was fatally shot during an attempted armed robbery Monday in Maywood.
Woman Sentenced To Life As A Teen Gets 63 Years At ResentencingAfter her original life sentence was ruled unconstitutional, a woman was sentenced to 63 years in prison Friday for killing two rival gang members in 1992, when she was 15 years old.
Man Charged With Murder After Alleged Accomplice Fatally Shot In RobberyJerry Greer and 23-year-old Cortez Lloyd attempted to rob a male about 3 p.m. Monday at Third Avenue and Van Buren Street in Maywood, according to Willis. The male fired a gun, striking Lloyd, as the two attempted to rob him.
Judge Rejects Access To Laquan Mcdonald’s Juvenile Records AgainLawyers for Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke will not be able to access Laquan McDonald’s juvenile court records, a Cook County judge ruled on Wednesday for the second time.
Second Suspect Charged With Gage Park MurderMartin Bendik is charged with first-degree murder for the death of 30-year-old Jose Ernesto Martinez.