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Chicago Cop Sentenced To Prison For Insurance Fraud Following CBS 2 Investigation

A Chicago Police officer was sentenced to two years in prison Wednesday for insurance fraud by staging an accident and soliciting payoffs from a towing company in exchange for steering it accident business.

06/25/2014

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Report: Lack Of Towing, Other Revenues In Olympia Fields Have Caused Budget Crisis

Drivers in Olympia Fields may want to watch where they park, to avoid becoming part of the south suburb’s answer to its budget crisis.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

Residents pay a fee each year to have signs posted protecting their driveways from being blocked. (CBS)

City Overcharges Residents For Street Signs, Promises Refunds

City officials are at a loss to explain why some residents have been receiving bills for street signs that are significantly higher than they should be. CBS 2’s Pam Zekman reports.

06/14/2012

Parking Crackdown

Police Hit Loop Targeting Disabled Placard Scofflaws

Chicago Police officers fanned out in the Loop Tuesday morning, targeting people misusing disabled parking placards.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2012

Winter Towing

Winter Parking Ban Leaves Some Drivers Miffed

It was a very rough morning for Chicago drivers who neglected to heed the signs warning of the winter parking ban.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011

Snow piles up on a suburban street during the blizzard. (Credit: John Dodge/CBS 2)

Lake County Residents Complain Of High Snowstorm Tow Fees

Some Lake County Illinois drivers who got stuck during the blizzard and ended up getting their cars towed, are complaining they’re being gouged by the towing companies.

02/10/2011