Reckless Homicide

Walter Depner (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

New DUI Charge For Man Convicted Of Killing 4 In Drunken Crash

A parolee who spent nearly 12 years in prison for triggering a horrific drunken-driving crash that killed a McHenry County mother and her three children is facing new DUI charges.

02/26/2013

Leroy L. Bobo (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Driver Charged With DUI After Running Over, Killing Man

A West Side man was charged with reckless homicide and DUI, after driving his vehicle into a group of pedestrians, fatally striking a man early Saturday in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

02/19/2013

Carly A. Rousso has been charged with running over and killing a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park on Labor Day. (Highland Park Police)

Teen Pleads Not Guilty In Crash That Killed 5-Year-Old Girl

A Highland Park teen pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges she huffed a cleaning product before her car slammed into a family on Labor Day, killing a 5-year-old girl.

10/18/2012

Carly A. Rousso has been charged with running over and killing a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park on Labor Day. (Highland Park Police)

Teen Indicted For DUI, Reckless Homicide In Crash That Killed 5-Year-Old

The young woman accused of running over and killing a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park on Labor Day has been indicted for reckless homicide and driving under the influence.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2012

David Hatyina

Bartlett Boater Indicted In Petite Lake Fatal

A Lake County grand jury approved reckless homicide and aggravated DUI charges Wednesday for the Bartlett man accused of being high on cocaine and under the influence of alcohol when he allegedly ran over a 10-year-old boy with his boat.

09/09/2012

Magali Padilla, 24, was arrested for aggravated DUI on July 7, 2011, for a rollover crash that killed a passenger in her car in Riverside on Dec. 7, 2011. (Credit: Riverside Police)

Woman Arrested For Fatal 2011 Rollover Crash

A 24-year-old Cicero woman has been arrested and charged with DUI and reckless homicide in connection to a fatal rollover crash that occurred in west suburban Riverside last December.

07/08/2012

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

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

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

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