Lake Michigan (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Officials: Woman Was Hiding All Through Frantic Search On Lake

A woman may be in serious trouble with the law, after emergency responders from multiple agencies searched the lake off the shore of Evanston for her while she was hiding all the time.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2011

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Woman Stabbed, Wounded In Edgewater

A woman was stabbed overnight in the Edgewater neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Vacant Lot Body

Woman Found Dead In Vacant Lot Was Strangled

A woman whose body was found in a vacant lot near Washington Park over the weekend was strangled, an autopsy determined on Monday.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011

Hanover Park Fatal

Suspect In Death Of Hanover Park Woman Shot By Police

A man is being held in the death of a woman in her home in Hanover Park, according to published reports.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2011


83-Year-Old Woman Charged With Attacking Cop

After an 83-year-old woman was arrested and charged with battery of a police officer and resisting arrest, a judge was called in for a bond hearing so she wouldn’t have to spend the night in jail.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2011


Suspect Held In Woman’s Shooting In Oakbrook Terrace

Oakbrook Terrace police say they have a person of interest in custody regarding a domestic shooting that took place Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2011

Channahon Rescue

Woman Rescued From River In Channahon

There were some scary moments Sunday night for a young woman in Channahon, after she had to be pulled from a river.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2011

Des Plaines River Body

Body In Des Plaines River Was Missing Rolling Meadows Woman

Authorities say a body pulled from the Des Plaines River last week is that of a Rolling Meadows woman who had been reported missing in March.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2011

A voter casts a ballot during early voting. (AP Photo)

Gary May Soon Have First Black Female Mayor In State

The primary election for mayor in Gary, Ind., Tuesday has set the stage for possible Indiana election history.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2011

Amber Gerweck, a Michigan mom missing for nearly a month and suffering from amnesia has been found in Joliet. (Credit: Joliet Police)

Missing For Month, Woman With Amnesia ID’d In Joliet

A Michigan mom missing for nearly a month and suffering from amnesia has been found in Joliet.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2011

Police sketch of a suspected robber in Oak Park. (Credit: Oak Park Police)

Another Woman Robbed In Oak Park

Another woman was robbed last night in Oak Park, following at least four similar incidents in the past month.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2011

Chicago Fire Deparment/Ambulance (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Firefighters Find Woman Dead In Apartment Blaze

Firefighters found a woman dead inside a burning second floor apartment.


Sopheap Som (File Photo: Bolingbrook Police Dept.)

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.


Tinisha Rhodes

Woman Missing From Rogers Park Suffers From Seizures

Police are asking for the public’s help finding a woman who went missing from the North Side.

CBS Chicago–12/26/2010

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Woman Beaten, Sexually Assaulted In Lakeview

Police have issued an alert for residents of the city’s Lake View neighborhood after a woman was sexually assaulted while walking home from a CTA station Tuesday evening.


Lakariah Thompson (Photo From Chicago Police Flier)

Schizophrenic Woman Missing

Police are searching for a 19-year-old woman who suffers from depression and schizophrenia.


Des Plaines rescue workers pull a woman and her dog from an icy lake. (Des Plaines Fire Department)

Woman, Dog Rescued After Plunging Through Icy Lake

A woman and her dog were rescued by fire crews after she fell through ice while chasing after the dog Wednesday morning in northwest suburban Des Plaines.


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Woman Found In Abandoned Building Was Slain

An autopsy has concluded that a woman found dead in an abandoned Roseland neighborhood building this week was the victim of a homicide.


Photo Of A Frozen Ditch. (AP Photo)

Woman Found Frozen In Ditch Is Missing Palos Park Woman

A woman found frozen in a ditch near Palos Park late Sunday is the same woman reported missing after a family gathering Saturday in the southwest suburb.


Photo Of A Frozen Ditch. (AP Photo)

Bitter Cold Blamed For 4 Area Deaths

The brutal cold that has settled on the Chicago area is now blamed for four deaths.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2010