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Raheem M. Dennard (Photo from Cook County Sheriff)

Motorist In Fatal Dan Ryan Crash Charged With Reckless Homicide

A man who ran away from a crash that killed his back seat passenger last weekend on the Dan Ryan Expressway has been charged with reckless homicide.

04/28/2012

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Man Charged In Connection With Fatal SW Side Crash

A driver’s decision to chase another car caused a crash that killed a 23-year-old Oak Lawn woman, prosecutors say.

03/25/2012

Richard Bolling, 42, a Chicago police officer, was convicted of reckless homicide and drunk driving in a 2009 crash that killed a 13-year-old boy riding a bicycle. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Chicago Cop Convicted In Fatal DUI Crash

A Cook County jury on Wednesday found a Chicago Police officer guilty of reckless homicide for running over a teen bicyclist in a fatal drunken driving accident.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012

Chicago Police Officer Richard Bolling is charged with reckless homicide and aggravated DUI in a crash that killed a 13-year-old bicyclist in 2009. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Jury Deliberates On Cop Charged With Killing Boy In DUI Crash

Jury deliberations continue later Wednesday morning in the trial of a Chicago police charged in connection with a deadly hit-and-run accident.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012

Chicago Police Officer Richard Bolling is charged with reckless homicide and aggravated DUI in a crash that killed a 13-year-old bicyclist in 2009. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Defense Attorney: Cop Wasn’t Drunk When He Struck & Killed Teen

An off-duty Chicago Police officer charged in a deadly drunken driving accident wasn’t intoxicated and was only trying to avoid the 13-year-old boy riding his bike on the wrong side of Ashland when the officer struck and killed him, the cop’s attorney said at the first day of his trial Tuesday.

01/10/2012

Anthony Segura is charged with reckless homicide and reckless driving for crashing a car into three pedestrians, killing one person. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man Charged In Crash That Killed One, Injured 2

A Logan Square charged with reckless homicide for crashing the car he was driving into a group of people, killing one, during a gang-related chase Friday night on the Northwest Side has been ordered held in jail for violation of probation.

12/25/2011

Fakir Muhammad Jaffrie (Kane County Sheriff's Dept.)

Motorist Gets 7 years For 2007 Crash That Killed 4 Passengers

A northwest suburban man was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday for a 2007 crash near Hampshire that killed the four passengers in his car.

11/28/2011

Police sources say William Howe is the driver who was behind the wheel of a Porsche convertible that sped the wrong way along Interstate 88 on Aug. 6, 2011, killing a woman and her father. (Photo courtesy Chicago Sun-Times)

Former Naperville Dentist Facing Reckless Homicide Charge Dies

A former Naperville dentist accused of killing two people in a head-on crash on I-88 last month has died.

09/23/2011

Ignacio Ramirez

Drunken Driver Charged In Crash That Killed Bicyclist In Pilsen

Authorities have charged a man with slamming into a bicyclist and killing him in the Pilsen neighborhood, then driving off.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

Police sources say William Howe is the driver who was behind the wheel of a Porsche convertible that sped the wrong way along Interstate 88 on Aug. 6, 2011, killing a woman and her father. (Photo courtesy Chicago Sun-Times)

Dentist Faces Reckless Homicide Charges In Fatal I-88 Crash

A west suburban dentist with a history of driving while impaired was charged with reckless homicide Monday.

08/22/2011

Sarah Lavko

Tinley Park Concertgoer Charged In Crash That Killed Passenger

A 21-year-old Alsip woman has been charged in the death of another young woman over the weekend, in a crash while driving back from a concert in Tinley Park.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2011

Sam Manyfield is charged with drunk driving in a hit-and-run crash that killed a 52-year-old woman on the 4600 block of South Ashland Avenue on July 5, 2011. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man Charged With DUI In Fatal Hit-And-Run

A West Pullman man has been charged with drunk driving in a hit-and-run that killed a 52-year-old woman in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2011

Terry Robertson

Dad Charged With Reckless Homicide Which Killed Daughter

A man was formally charged with reckless homicide in connection with the death of his teenage daughter.

05/10/2011

Melikah Little (Credit: CBS)

Suburban Village Clerk Pleads Not Guilty In Deadly DUI Crash

A south suburban village clerk has pleaded not guilty in a drunken driving crash that left a young mother dead.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2011

Renardo Wilson

Driver Charged Four Months After Double-Fatal Wreck

A Chicago man has been charged with reckless homicide in a crash that left two people dead on the Northwest Side last November.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2011

Car Keys And Beer (CBS/AP Photo)

$250K Bond For Village Clerk Charged In Fatal DUI

Bond has been set at $250,000 for a Lynwood village clerk charged with drunk driving in a crash that killed a 32-year-old woman earlier this month.

02/15/2011

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Chicago Driver Admits Killing Elderly Pedestrian

A 27-year-old man pleaded guilty to reckless homicide on Friday, admitting he struck an elderly pedestrian in Hammond, Ind., two years ago.

01/29/2011

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