Pamela Jones

Surveillance image of an armed robbery at a South Side Boost Mobile store. (video provided)

Cell Phone Store Employees Detain Gunman After Armed Robbery

Surveillance video shows one of the armed robbers aiming a handgun, maybe with a silencer attached, at a cell phone store employee, as another thief empties the cash drawer. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

02/19/2015

The owner says this minivan was carjacked by two men and the van was carrying five dogs. (Photo provided to CBS)

Several Dogs Missing After Dog Day Care Van Carjacked

The owner of the Urban Out Sitters Dog Day Care says a van carrying five dogs was carjacked at gunpoint by two men Wednesday.

02/18/2015

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Elgin School Officials Investigate Substitute Teacher On Bullying Allegations

Horrified – that’s the best way to describe how the family of one student is feeling after a substitute teacher allegedly joined in on bullying a student in class at Streamwood High.

02/13/2015

Authorities respond to reports of shots fired at Chicago Ridge Mall. (CBS)

Chicago Ridge Mall Begins ID Checks For Teens On Friday, Saturday Evenings

The new policy follows a December disturbance at the shopping center.

02/06/2015

U.S. postal carrier trudges through snow in Chicago. (CBS)

Letter Carriers: Please Make Sure Walks, Stairs Are Cleared Of Snow

Each step Theresa Walker takes to deliver mail carries danger. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

02/05/2015

Lulu was killed after being shot three times by a burglar. (Family provided photo)

Gary Family Mourns Loss Of Dog Killed By Home Intruder

A Northwest Indiana family is in mourning after a burglar opened fire on a family dog last Friday afternoon, killing it.

01/28/2015

Shipping orders go by on a conveyor belt at Amazon's San Bernardino Fulfillment Center. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Sales Tax Holiday Over For Amazon Customers In Illinois

Amazon spokesman Ty Rogers said Friday the online retailer will be required to collect the 6.25 percent tax starting Feb. 1.

01/23/2015

Cathey Castro's dog, Skruffi (courtesy: Cathey Castro)

Dog Owner Recalls Horror Of SUV Running Over Her Pet

At least one dog died, leaving its owner searching for answers. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

01/22/2015

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Dog Fatally Struck By SUV After Shooting In Edgewater

A dog was killed after being struck by a car following a shooting in the Edgewater neighborhood Wednesday evening, reports CBS 2’s Pamela Jones.

01/21/2015

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Human Remains Found In Suburb Where Man Vanished In October

Medical authorities are examining human remains found in south suburban Palos Park over the weekend – more than two months after a distraught Lakeview man disappeared in the area.

01/19/2015

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Mundelein High School Disciplines Athletes After Bullying Is Reported

Five athletes were disciplined after behavior that included hitting and poking team members on the buttocks.

01/16/2015

Stolen electronics recovered by Gary Police. (Credit: CBS)

Gary Police Working To Return Stolen Electronics To Rightful Owners

An investigation by Gary Police into a string of burglaries turned up thousands of dollars’ worth of electronics, some believed stolen years ago.

01/14/2015

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Police: Robber Team Pounces On Victims In Uptown, Lincoln Square

The would-be victims were all on foot when a pair of predators attacked and robbed them, CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

01/12/2015

A Chicago snow plow patrols city streets early Wednesday, when a snowstorm is expected to dump up to 4 inches of flakes on Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Winter Storm Blankets Chicago Area In Snow

Snow plows were out in full force Monday evening has a winter storm hit the Chicago area with several inches of snow expected to be on the ground by Tuesday morning.

01/05/2015

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Christmas Eve No Holiday Break For Post Office Letter Carriers

Not only is Christmas Eve not a holiday for many people, but for some it is a busy day. Such is the case for the post office.

12/24/2014

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers wears an 'I Can't Breathe' shirt during warmups before his game against the Brooklyn Nets during their game at the Barclays Center on December 8, 2014 in New York City (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Waukegan Woman Attempts To Trademark The Phrase ‘I Can’t Breathe’

Those three words have become a rallying cry for protests across the country. A north suburban woman says those words should belong to her, CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

12/19/2014

Residents of northwest Indiana say this horse is being neglected. (CBS)

Northwest Indiana Residents Call Authorities About Horses They Say Are Neglected

(CBS) – There are questions about who owns horribly malnourished and mangy horses in northwest Indiana. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports. A lone horse left to survive in a cinder block shell of a home […]

12/18/2014

Gas Prices Surging At Record Pace

Gas Prices: How Low Can They Go?

CBS 2’s Pamela Jones takes a road trip to find out.

12/15/2014

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Thousands Of Worshippers Gather At St. Guadalupe Shrine

(CBS) – A 25-hour celebration was underway Thursday evening at the Des Plaines shrine to Our Lady of Guadalupe. Some 125,000 worshippers were expected to participate in 11 Masses over the course of the event. […]

12/11/2014

An empty hallway at Nazareth Academy in La Grange Park. (CBS)

Flu Stalls Classes At La Grange Park School This Week

More than a quarter of the student body called in sick Monday at Nazareth Academy. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

12/08/2014

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