Former DCFS Worker Defends Handling Of A.J. Freund CaseCarlos Acosta and a supervisor were fired from the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services after a lengthy disciplinary process.
Two DCFS Workers Tied To A.J. Freund Case No Longer Working With AgencyTwo DCFS workers involved in the A.J. Freund case are no longer with the state child protection agency.
AJ Freund's Mother, JoAnn Cunningham, Pleads Guilty To 5-Year-Old Boy's MurderCunningham and AJ's father, Andrew Freund, were charged with a combined 61 counts in April, including murder, aggravated battery, and concealing a homicide.
Plea Deal Might Be Coming For Andrew Freund In Murder Of Son AJ FreundAndrew Freund is charged with murdering of his 5-year-old son, AJ Freund, and trying to cover it up. On Thursday, CBS 2 learned he is working on a plea deal.
Sources: DCFS Moving To Fire 3 Employees Involved In A.J. Freund CaseThe firings of DCFS investigators Carlos Acosta and Kathleen Gold, and their supervisor Andrew Polovin were recommended by the agency’s inspector general in a confidential written report prepared for the head of DCFS.
Crowd Celebrates What Would Have Been AJ Freund's Birthday, Marches For JusticeDozens of people in Crystal Lake came together Sunday to celebrate the life of AJ Freund.
ONLY ON 2: JoAnn Cunningham, Charged With Killing Son AJ Freund, Opens Up To CBS 2's Brad EdwardsIn a series of exclusive conversations with CBS 2's Brad Edwards, JoAnn Cunningham opened up about her life and the murder charges against her in the death of her son, AJ Freund.
Sketches: JoAnn Cunningham Opens Up
Inside The Home Of AJ Freund: Images Show A House Of HorrorsCBS 2 received more than three dozen images taken during visits to the Crystal Lake home of Andrew Freund and JoAnn Cunningham. The photos show a house in total disarray.
JoAnn Cunningham, Charged With Killing Son A.J. Freund, Says 'I’d Rather Kill Myself Than Hurt Anybody'The CBS 2 Investigators are digging into a case that riveted the nation earlier this year.
A.J. Freund's Little Sister Currently In DCFS CustodyAfter the death of 5-year-old A.J. Freund DCFS was intensely scrutinized and accused of not doing enough to save his life. Now A.J.'s little sister is in the same agency's custody.
Demonstrators Gather At Hearing In Murder Case Against A.J. Freund's ParentsA group of activists in McHenry County is seeking changes at the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services, as the parents of 5-year-old A.J. Freund face murder charges in his grisly death.
JoAnn Cunningham, Accused In Murder Of Son, A.J. Freund, Gives Birth To Baby Daughter, Named Gracie FaithJoAnn Cunningham gave birth to a baby girl, and named her Gracie Faith, while in prison on charges she murdered 5-year-old son, A.J. Freund.
A.J. Freund's Parents Plead Not Guilty To Murder; Attorney Seeks Psychological Evaluation For DadThe parents of 5-year-old A.J. Freund pleaded not guilty Friday, after they were formally indicted on a combined 61 charges of murder, aggravated battery, and concealing a homicide.
Mourners Gather At Crystal Lake Funeral Home To Honor 5-Year-Old A.J. Freund, 'Everybody's Little Boy'Hundreds of mourners have gathered at a Crystal Lake funeral home to pay their final respects to 5-year-old A.J. Freund, whose brutal murder has brought the community together in mourning.