Black & Female in Chicago: How the Fate of Sandra Bland Hits Home
Police Keep Focus Elsewhere As Deadheads Light Up For Final ShowsWith more than 210,000 Deadheads crowding Soldier Field for three nights over the weekend, it should be no surprise there was a pervasive smell of marijuana in the air in and around the stadium as the Grateful Dead bid a final farewell to their fans.
Charges Dropped Against Chicagoan Whose Bloody Arrest At Va. Sparked UproarCharlottesville Commonwealth's Attorney David Chapman said he made the decision after reviewing results of the investigation into Martese Johnson's arrest.
Case Continued For Chicago Man In Bloody Arrest In VirginiaIn a show of solidarity, supporters crowded into a courtroom Thursday as a University of Virginia student made his first court appearance after a bloody arrest outside a bar that sparked a police investigation.
Sheriff: Beware Phone Calls Threatening Arrest, Demanding CashThe caller tells victims that they must make payments via pre-paid debit cards or a wire service and implies that an arrest is imminent, the sheriff’s office said.
Evanston Police Chief Detains Suspects, Helps Recover FirearmEvanston Chief of Police Richard Eddington was in the area of Greenbay Road and Simpson Street when two women reported a vehicle was following them, police said.
Study: Police Still Arresting -- Not Writing Tickets -- For Marijuana PossessionResearchers at Roosevelt University spent more than a year studying marijuana arrests across the state, why and where people are arrested and how much it costs.
Details Expected Tuesday On Arrest In 1997 Murder Of Palatine TeenPolice in Racine County have arrested a suspect in the murder of Amber Creek. Her badly beaten and nearly frozen body was found near Burlington, Wis., in 1997.
Man Arrested For Stabbing Woman In Rogers ParkThe 21-year-old woman was arguing with a man around 6:10 a.m. in the 1600 block of West Touhy Avenue when he allegedly began stabbing her.
Man Charged In Antioch Double MurderBilly Varner, 54, was arrested in Williston, N.D., after walking into a church, armed with a shotgun, and committing a robbery.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Friend With ChainsawA 50-year-old man accused of attacking his longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw was taken into custody overnight.
Prostitute Turns In Alleged Bank RobberA prostitute given $300 in dye-stained $20 bills led police to the home of the man suspected of robbing a northwest suburban bank while wielding a hammer, according to the FBI.
Cops Find Guns, Drugs While Arresting Man For Threatening GirlfriendPolice arresting a West Side man for threatening his girlfriend with a gun Saturday night discovered assault weapons and drugs at his home.
Immigrants Complain Of Family Member Arrests During MarchWhile immigrants and supporters were attending Tuesday’s May Day rally for immigration reform in downtown Chicago, they say agents with Homeland Security were arresting some of their family members in their homes.
Report: Charges Dropped Against Bears TE Evan RodriguezAll charges have been dropped against Bears tight end Evan Rodriguez after he was arrested last month in Miami, according to a report in the Chicago Tribune.