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Adlai Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire. (CBS)

Stevenson High School Adds Police After Vague Threat On Facebook

Administrators at Stevenson High School have added additional police on campus following a vague threat that was posted on Facebook.

09/15/2014

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CPS Threatens To Discipline Teachers Who Boycott ISAT

Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett has threatened to seek to remove the state certification of teachers who refuse to administer next week’s Illinois Standards Achievement Test, after many teachers planned a boycott.

02/28/2014

Philip Hritz

Man Arrested After Knocking Wife Unconscious, Fleeing With Baby

When his wife announced she was leaving him, police say, Philip Hritz took off with their 1-year-old son, and threatened to hurt the baby and himself.

01/31/2014

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Firefighter Crashes Van Into Indiana Home, Suffers Burns

A battalion chief with the Hobart Fire Department was taken to a Crown Point hospital Tuesday morning with severe burns after crashing a minivan into a house near Hebron

12/10/2013

Raul Martinez (Credit: Riverside Police)

Man Arrested For Posting Nude Photos Of Ex Online As Threat

A Berwyn man is facing harassment charges for allegedly posting naked photos of his ex online — and threatening to post more if she didn’t come back to him.

09/17/2013

A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Murder Suspect Accused Of Threatening Jail Officer

A Kenosha man accused of shooting and killing a Round Lake Park woman during a 2007 robbery in Waukegan faces new felony charges for allegedly threatening a sheriff’s deputy.

09/13/2013

Jereme Richmond (Credit: Lake County)

Jury Selection Begins In Trial Of Former Illini Player Jereme Richmond

Richmond, 21, is charged with threatening a probation officer in May of this year, when he was about three months shy of completing an 18-month probationary term.

08/06/2013

Nicole Patrick (Credit: Chicago Police)

Woman Charged After Threatening Judge

A North Side Uptown neighborhood woman was charged Friday with threatening a Cook County Judge.

06/29/2013

Larry Hamilton (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Threatens To Kill Chicago Cop After He’s Asked To Put Out Cigarette

A man who threatened to kill a cop after taunting officers by telling them “I would like to see you … try to take me to jail” was ordered held in lieu of $100,000 bail Sunday.

06/10/2013

Michael Santoro, a former student at Glenbard East High School, is charged with planning an act of violence against the school. (Credit: DuPage County State's Attorney's office.)

Former Glenbard East Student Accused Of Planning Columbine-Type Attack

A 19-year-old former student at Glenbard East High School in Lombard was in custody on Wednesday, accused of planning a “Columbine-style” attack on the school, with a list of people he wanted to target.

05/22/2013

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Man Arrested After Threat At Elementary School In Pullman

Shortly before 9 a.m. Thursday police responded to Schmid Elementary School in the 9700 block of South Greenwood Avenue following a report of a threat.

03/21/2013

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Indiana Teacher Makes Gun Threat On Chalk Board

A high school business teacher has been removed from campus after posting a threatening message to some of his students on a chalk board.

03/04/2013

Dalanya Jaimes, 43, and Richard Dearman, 41, are both charged with aggravated battery. (Matteson Police)

Matteson Parents, Teen Charged In Battery Stemming From Threat To Post Nude Pic

The 19-year-old Richton Park man who allegedly was kidnapped and beaten said he eventually was able to talk his way out of his situation and escape.

02/08/2013

Nathaniel Beller (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Prosecutors Suspended For Not Charging Man Who Burned Family After Previous Threat

Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez has suspended two prosecutors for failing to approve criminal charges against a man who had threatened to set his kids on fire after filling a bathtub with gasoline – then actually set them on fire three months later.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2013

Michael Walls (Credit: Crystal Lake police)

Man Threatened Family Members Inside Crystal Lake Home

A northwest suburban man was arrested Saturday after wielding a gun and threatening family members, who barricaded themselves inside a room to escape him.

12/30/2012

Barrington High School (CBS)

Barrington High School Cancels Dance After Threat

Barrington High School cancelled a dance scheduled for Saturday evening after rumors circulated that someone was planning to bring a gun.

12/15/2012

Chicago police say Nicholas Claxton sent this threatening photograph to a former co-worker. (Chicago Police)

Police: Parolee Made Photo Threats To Former Co-Worker

Nicholas Claxton was fired July 23 from an Oak Park restaurant job, but sent a text message to a former co-worker showing him wearing night vision goggles and ballistic armor while holding a shotgun, police said.

08/06/2012

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2 High Schools In Will County Locked Down After Threat

Two high schools in Will County were placed on lockdown Tuesday, after a man told emergency dispatchers he was armed and planned to shoot up the Lincoln-Way Central High School campus.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012

Cheese With Nails

Threat Of Cheese Laced With Nails At Local Dog Parks Deemed Bogus

Chicago area dog owners are being warned about a new danger at dog parks, but the threat appears to be bogus.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2011

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Man’s Guns Confiscated After Willis Tower Threat

After he reportedly threatened the Willis Tower, Chicago Police found a stash of guns in a man’s Uptown neighborhood apartment.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011

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