Weather conditions created problems for Chicago area motorists. (Credit: CBS)

Icy Conditions Cause Problems For Motorists

Grab the ice scraper, because you may need it before you head out this Sunday morning.


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‘Extremely Icy’ Roads Cause 11-Car Pileup

Icy roads and freezing rain caused an 11-car pileup in northwest suburban Schaumburg Saturday night, according to Illinois State Police.


Mikias T. Tibebu, 18, was killed in a hit-and-run. (CBS)

Schaumburg Police Receive Tips In Hit-And-Run Accident

Schaumburg Police have new tips to follow up in the hit-and-run death of high school track star Mikias Tibebu.


Mikias T. Tibebu, 18, was killed in a hit-and-run. (CBS)

Family Increases Reward In Search For Answers In Teen’s Hit-And-Run Death

Six days after a Schaumburg High School track star died in a hit-and-run accident, police still had few answers.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2012

Mikias T. Tibebu, 18, was killed in a hit-and-run. (CBS)

Teen Killed By Hit-And-Run Accident In Schaumburg

Schaumburg Police canvassed the area this morning looking for more information.


Dawn Davis alleges her former boyfriend, Schaumburg Police Chief Brian Howerton, has harassed her. (CBS)

Woman Allegedly Stalked By Top Cop ‘Felt Hopelessness’

Six months — that’s how long police in Schaumburg have been going by a woman’s home, to make sure their own chief isn’t harassing her.

CBS 2–10/09/2012

Dawn Davis alleges her former boyfriend, Schaumburg Police Chief Brian Howerton, has harassed her. (CBS)

2 Investigators: Schaumburg’s Top Cop Accused Of Stalking Ex-Girlfriend

CBS 2’s Pam Zekman has an exclusive interview with the woman who says she now fears for her safety.



Man Approaches 9-Year-Old For Sex In Park

A 77-year-old man allegedly approached a 9-year-old girl for a sex act in a park Sunday in northwest suburban Schaumburg.



Possible Cougar Sighting In Schaumburg

Other possible cougar sightings have been reported recently in Highland Park, Northfield and Winetka.


Adam J. Moyers

Carnival Worker Charged With Sexually Assaulting 3-Year-Old Child

A 19-year-old carnival worker stands charged with the sexual assault of a 3-year-old child at a festival in Schaumburg.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

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Carpentersville Woman Killed In Rollover Crash On I-90

A southwest suburban Carpentersville woman was killed Saturday morning when the SUV she was driving struck a wall on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway, then rolled over and ejected her.


John Christopher Martel, 22, was charged with one misdemeanor count of Disorderly Conduct and one misdemeanor count of Unlawfully Permitting a Minor to Become Intoxicated. (Schaumburg Police Department)

SWAT Team Storms Schaumburg Apartment After 5-Hour Standoff

Police in Schaumburg charged six people Thursday in connection with a five-hour standoff in which party-goers barricaded themselves inside an apartment and held one occupant against her will before SWAT officers forced their way in.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

Scales Of Justice

Lawsuit: Girl Scout Troop Was Disbanded Over Deaf Member’s Needs

A Schaumburg family is suing the Girl Scouts after their daughter’s troop was disbanded.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2012

Schaumburg police released this sketch of a Hispanic male who attacked a female jogger Thursday night. (Schaumburg Police Dept.)

Woman Attacked While Jogging In Schaumburg

The victim was running along the usually busy Schaumburg Road near Roselle Road at 9:45 p.m. when a man walking along the sidewalk stepped in front of her, tore her clothes and dragged her to the ground.


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Woman Plunges Car Into Pond In Schaumburg

A red-faced driver got an unplanned dunk with her car in a Schaumburg pond on Wednesday afternoon.

WBBM Newsradio–07/26/2012

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Motorist Killed In Crash Near Woodfield Mall

A motorist was killed when an SUV crashed into a semi truck Tuesday afternoon near Woodfield Mall in northwest suburban Schaumburg.


Route 53 Crash

Driver Killed In Fiery Crash On Route 53

A fiery crash left a driver dead, and shut down multiple lanes of Route 53 in the Schaumburg corridor early Thursday.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

A Starbucks store in Schaumburg is now offering beer and wine in the evenings. (CBS)

Coffee, Tea — Or Booze? Starbucks Rolling Out New Concept

Starbucks has selected the first Chicago-area store to offer an expanded menu that includes beer and wine. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey was at the grand opening.


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Schaumburg Police Investigate Reported Attack In Parking Garage

A Schaumburg woman told police she was attacked earlier today in the parking garage of her apartment complex.


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Man Stabbed To Death In Schaumburg

A man died after being stabbed in an apartment in northwest suburban Schaumburg Saturday.