Parole Eligible Murderer, Ripper Crew Member Denied ReleaseIllinois authorities refused Friday to release a parole-eligible convicted murderer who is suspected of being part of the notorious "Ripper Crew" that brutally killed as many as 20 women in the 1980s, determining that he lacks an approved place to live.
Chicago Lawyer: O.J. Simpson Parole Likely, JustifiedAndrew Stoltmann with Stoltmann Law Offices in Chicago understands that many don't want to see the 70-year-old walk free, but he has some trouble with why.
Prosecutor Defends Decision That Let 5 Alleged Parole Violators WalkCharges wouldn't have stuck against these parole violators, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx tells CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley.
Convicted Cop Killer Granted Early Release For 1973 MurderAfter spending more than 40 years in prison for killing a Chicago police officer in 1973, a 58-year-old man has been granted parole, enraging Police Supt. Garry McCarthy and rank-and-file officers.
Teen Shot And Killed In Morgan ParkJerome N. Harris, 17, was shot in the neck about 9 p.m. in the 1100 block of West 112th Place.
Rules Agreed To For Juvenile Detention HearingsIllinois will implement new rules to help ensure the due-process rights of juveniles in a settlement of a 2012 lawsuit that alleged hundreds of children on parole are illegally detained each year, according to recent federal court filings.
Chicago Cops To Testify Against Parole For 2 Cop KillersAnytime an inmate convicted of killing a Chicago police officer comes up for parole, officers go to the Illinois Prisoner Review Board to stand for the fallen.
Officers Travel To Springfield To Block Cop Killer's ParoleA busload of Chicago police officers headed to Springfield Thursday to oppose parole for a convicted cop killer.
Police Officers Push To Keep Cop-Killer Behind BarsA bus load of Chicago police officers and supporters is headed to Springfield this morning to try to make sure a convicted cop killer remains behind bars.
Loaded Gun, Cocaine, Missing Woman Found During Traffic StopA traffic stop of a car in Gurnee Saturday night yielded come crack cocaine, a loaded handgun and a missing, possibly endangered person -- all in the company of a man out on parole for homicide, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s office.
Murder Victim's Parents Angry Killer Set Free 10 Years EarlyA convicted killer was let out of a Florida prison Tuesday, 10 years earlier than expected. The man he murdered was a Chicago native his parents said they’re shocked and angry to hear the news of the killer's release.
Quinn Grants 75 Pardons, Clemency PetitionsA Chicago woman who was paroled 45 years ago is among dozens pardoned or granted clemency by the Gov. Pat Quinn on Tuesday.