It’s been almost a week, but Chicago Police still don’t know who beat an off-duty police sergeant, and carjacked the officer’s sport-utility vehicle — escaping with his gun, star, and bulletproof vest.
Detectives determined the body was not that of 19-year-old Bryce Laspisa, but of a South Los Angeles man, who apparently was shot to death, and his body set afire in a dispute over money.
Zion’s police chief is defending the search undertaken last month for a murdered five-month-old boy as thorough, but some of the others speaking at Tuesday night’s city commission meeting took issue.
Investigators have lots of questions, but not many answers in their search for a missing five-month-old boy in north suburban Zion.
DuPage County Sheriff’s deputies will assist in the searches, organized by John Spira’s sister, Stephanie McNeil.
Emergency crews pulled a young boy alive from a giant sand hole in Michigan City, Ind. Friday night after the child had been buried alive for more than three hours.
A team of experts from the Field Museum spent the weekend helping with a murder investigation in Michigan.
Volunteers, friends and family were out in force Tuesday morning, resuming the search for a missing University of Chicago student.
It is impossible for Aurora Police Detective Lee Catavu to fathom the number of hours he has spent trying to bring Timmothy Pitzen home.
Northern Illinois University has announced a national search for a new police chief nearly three months after firing longtime chief Donald Grady.
Police officers and dogs have been searching two suburban schools, after officials found a bomb threat written on one of the buildings.
Volunteers and police officers returned to the Des Plaines River on Saturday to resume searching for the body of a missing toddler from Maywood.
Flooding in the Chicago area has delayed a search of the Des Plaines River for the body of a one-year-old Maywood boy.
Authorities were continuing their search Tuesday morning for the body of a Joliet woman who has been missing since last week, and believed to have been killed by her son.
The victim of an alleged abduction and carjacking that began in Chicago’s River North area early Friday and ended in northwest suburban Schaumburg wants police to stop their investigation and will not pursue charges if the alleged offender is found, according to police.
Published reports say the Chicago Bears have zeroed in on two finalists – possibly a third – including Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and Montreal Alouettes coach Marc Trestman.
The search for a fugitive might have taken a tragic turn; Kenneth Conley escaped from the federal jail in downtown Chicago last week, and one suburban family said the search for Conley claimed the life of their beloved pet.
Bomb-sniffing dogs searched a Grundy County middle school complex after a threat was found written on a bathroom wall, the Herald-News is reporting.
A new search for the remains of Drew Peterson’s missing fourth wife was in its fourth day on Thursday.
The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Lake Michigan off Beverly Shores, Ind., for the body of a New York man who got into trouble in rough water Monday afternoon.