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Driver Caught Speeding At 113 MPH, Says He Was Late For Work

Plainfield Police stopped a speeding car almost a week ago. Not news, you say?

10/22/2012

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Teen Busted Going Nearly 100 MPH In Marengo

A teenager’s life in the fast lane didn’t last long in far northwest suburban Marengo.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2012

Zachary Ramirez (Credit: Naperville Police)

Naperville Man Eager ‘To Go Have Sex’ Charged With Driving 111 MPH

Zachary P. Ramirez said he was in a hurry–to have sex.

04/27/2012

Chicago Police officer Sean Patrick Dailey charged with disorderly conduct for making a false police report to avoid a DUI in Niles.  (Photo Courtesy Chicago Sun-Times)

Cop Accused Of Calling In Fake Bar Fight To Escape DUI Arrest

A Chicago Police officer falsely reported a raucous bar fight so he could avoid a possible DUI arrest in northwest suburban Niles, Cook County prosecutors said Wednesday.

02/29/2012

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Wrong Way Driver Charged With Drunk Driving

A southwest suburban Minooka man was charged with drunken driving after driving the wrong way at excessive speeds near Plainfield.

12/25/2011

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Suspects Fleeing Wal-Mart At 100 MPH

Ottawa Police received a call around 5 a.m.about two people that were in the process of committing retail theft at the local Wal-Mart.

11/09/2011

Charles Farris, 21, is accused of diving head-first into another motorist's car through the driver's side window after crashing while high on marijuana and PCP. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Driver Crashes Car, Jumps Into Other Car Through Window

A speeding motorist high on marijuana and angel dust dived head-first into a shocked stranger’s car through the driver’s side window, then bizarrely yelled to chasing cops that “the pancakes are on the floor,” authorities say.

10/30/2011

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State Senate OKs Speed Cameras For Chicago

You might not know it yet, but coming soon to a street corner near you could be traffic speed traps – maybe a lot more of them than Mayor Rahm Emanuel discussed last week.

WBBM Newsradio–10/26/2011

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Two Injured After Vehicle Crashes Into Brainerd Corner Store

A motorist and her passenger were injured when the vehicle she was driving crashed into a corner store Saturday afternoon in the Brainerd neighborhood on the South Side.

09/18/2011

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Motorcyclist Caught Going 111 MPH In Naperville

An Aurora man was arrested in Naperville earlier this week after police caught him going 111 mph in a 45 mph zone.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

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Speeding Motorcyclist Struck Car; Rider Flew 80 Feet

Long after Gary police stopped pursuing two speeding motorcycles, one of the drivers lost control and crashed into a passenger car on Indiana 51.

05/23/2011

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Man Brags Of His Attempted 160 Mph Car Getaway

A man allegedly bragged to an officer that his 2002 Chevrolet Camaro, with 600 horsepower, reached 160 mph as he fled from police.

04/18/2011

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Man Caught After Fleeing Police At 110 MPH

Police say a man went from driving 23 mph over the limit, then to a drastic 110 mph in an attempt to evade police in the Kendall County town of Milington.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2011

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Teen Caught Driving 108 MPH On Route 59

A teenager from southwest suburban Plainfield was arrested this week when he was caught driving 108 miles per hour down a busy street.

03/30/2011

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Mother Charged With DUI While Kids In Car

A woman had two young children in her car when she was stopped for driving 63 mph in a 45 mph zone while drunk, police said.

01/27/2011

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Excessive Speeding Could Land You In Jail In 2011

If you have a lead foot, you’ll want to ease up on the pedal in 2011. In just a few days, a new Illinois law will crack down on aggressive drivers.

12/28/2010

Speeding

Go To Jail For Excessive Speeding In 2011

If you have a lead foot, you’ll want to ease up on the pedal in 2011. In just a few days, a new Illinois law will crack down on aggressive drivers.

WBBM Newsradio–12/28/2010

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