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The Dresden Lock and Dam on the Illinois River near Coal City, where two people were rescued and a third is missing after going into the water following a boating accident on Sunday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

One Still Missing After Boating Accident Near Coal City

Crews were searching the Illinois River on Monday, a day after a person went missing after a boating accident near southwest suburban Coal City.

06/23/2014

View from the 31st Street Harbor on Lake Michigan in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Search Picks Up Again After “Every Boater’s Nightmare”

Crews were out searching Lake Michigan again Tuesday morning for two boaters who have been missing since their boat caught fire and sunk in frigid water on Saturday night.

06/03/2014

U.S. Coast Guard crews search Lake Michigan near Lake Forest after reports of a swimmer in distress. (Credit: CBS)

Body Recovered From Lake Michigan In Lake Forest

Marine units equipped with sonar and drag lines recovered a body from Lake Michigan near Lake Forest on Thursday, more than two hours after a woman was reported to be in distress while swimming off Forest Park Beach.

05/08/2014

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Palos Heights Man Shot In Home Invasion

Deputy Chief Dave Delaney said the suspects broke into a home in the 7900 block of West 131st Street around 3:30 a.m.

04/15/2014

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What The Internet Thinks About Chicago

Here is what the Internet thinks of Chicago. But, is it true?

01/28/2014

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Elmwood Park H.S. Students Searched After Bomb Threat

No bomb was discovered, but the day’s lessons, which consisted of final exams, were delayed by about an hour while every student was patted down and backpacks, purses and other kinds of bags were searched

12/20/2013

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Police Still Searching For Suspect Who Carjacked Off-Duty Cop

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.

09/13/2013

Bryce Laspisa.

Body Found In California Was Not Missing Naperville Man

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.

09/12/2013

5-month-old infant Joshua Summeries. (Credit: Zion Police)

Zion Police Chief Defends Search Effort For Missing Baby

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.

09/04/2013

5-month-old infant Joshua Summeries. (Credit: Zion Police)

Zion Police Fear The Worst In Missing Baby Case

Investigators have lots of questions, but not many answers in their search for a missing five-month-old boy in north suburban Zion.

08/22/2013

John Spira

Volunteers To Conduct New Searches For Man Missing For 6 Years

DuPage County Sheriff’s deputies will assist in the searches, organized by John Spira’s sister, Stephanie McNeil.

08/14/2013

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Boy Pulled From Sand Hole In Indiana

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.

07/12/2013

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Field Museum Scientists Assist In Search For Missing Baby’s Body

A team of experts from the Field Museum spent the weekend helping with a murder investigation in Michigan.

07/01/2013

Austin Hudson Lapore (Credit: Chicago Police)

Search Dog Tracks Missing Student To Lakefront

Volunteers, friends and family were out in force Tuesday morning, resuming the search for a missing University of Chicago student.

06/18/2013

Timmothy Pitzen (Credit: Photo Provided By Aurora Police)

Two Years After He Went Missing, Search For Timmothy Pitzen Goes On

It is impossible for Aurora Police Detective Lee Catavu to fathom the number of hours he has spent trying to bring Timmothy Pitzen home.

05/13/2013

NIU Campus

NIU To Begin National Search For New Police Chief

Northern Illinois University has announced a national search for a new police chief nearly three months after firing longtime chief Donald Grady.

05/07/2013

Lemont police search Oakwood Elementary School after a bomb threat was found written on a wall. (Credit: CBS)

Bomb Threat Written In Chalk Prompts Search Of Two Lemont Schools

Police officers and dogs have been searching two suburban schools, after officials found a bomb threat written on one of the buildings.

05/06/2013

Bryeon Hunter (Credit: Maywood Police)

Search Resumes Along Des Plaines River, But Still No Sign Of Maywood Boy’s Body

Volunteers and police officers returned to the Des Plaines River on Saturday to resume searching for the body of a missing toddler from Maywood.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2013

Bryeon Hunter (Credit: Maywood Police)

Search For Body Of 1-Year-Old Delayed By Flood, May Resume Saturday

Flooding in the Chicago area has delayed a search of the Des Plaines River for the body of a one-year-old Maywood boy.

04/25/2013

Crews search the Des Plaines River in Joliet, looking for the body of Jeanie Parker, who is missing and believed to have been killed by her son. (Credit: CBS)

Search Resumes For Joliet Woman’s Body

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.

03/26/2013

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