Suspect Held Without Bond In Shooting Of CPD OfficerPetronella's family told CBS 2 she feared someone was breaking in to her home. A friend who wanted to remain anonymous said they've had a break-in there before.
Report: CPD Supervisor Made Officers Chauffeur, Babysit His ChildIn one case, an officer had to hang up on a domestic violence call in order to care for his supervisor's child.
Workers Recover After Water Plant ExplosionFire officials said the worker was using a blowtorch to open a sludge tank at the water reclamation plant Thursday when something sparked an enormous tank of methane gas.
Shooting Has Residents Hiding Their Children"It's time for the police to walk the street like they used to."
Questions Remain After Helicopter CrashPreliminary results are expected within one to two weeks.
Police Apprehend Suspected Dixon High School ShooterSchool officials, students, parents and police applaud the officer's quick action.
Do Know Your Chicago Landmarks? Windy City Gets A 'B' In Recent SurveyChicago was tied with Boston for 3rd place in a study of 10 major cities, when it comes to how well people know their hometown’s iconic landmarks.
Lakefront Winds Curl Lakeshore WavesIn Winnetka, high winds equalled high waves that swelled over barrier walls and flooded parking lots.
Police And Firefighter Layoffs In HarveyThe layoffs this week of 18 firefighters and 13 police officers came after a court ordered pension payment Harvey can't afford to make.
Suspect In Custody In Fatal Shooting At Joliet BarA 55-year-old man was in custody Friday, after he allegedly shot two people at a bar in southwest suburban Joliet, one of them fatally.
Rep. LaShawn Ford Pushes To Get Synthetic Drug, K2 Out Of Stores, Gas StationsA West side lawmakers is joining others to call for some merchants to stop selling a dangerous synthetic drug.
Gun Goes Off In Hyatt Hotel LobbyPolice know the identity of the suspect, who left his driver's license at the lobby desk.
Police Search For Suspect After Accidental Shooting At Hyatt RegencyCentral District Police Cmdr. Michael Pigott said a 24-year-old man had stayed the night at the hotel, and was checking out, when a gun fell out of his pocket and onto the floor, when it accidentally went off around 10 a.m.
Woman, 2 Kids Safe After Carjacker Drove Them From Wheeling To ChicagoPolice said the carjacker took the family on a terrifying 45-minute drive, before leaving them unharmed in Chicago.
Chicago Area Stepping Up With Donations To Harvey Victims In HoustonSuburbs such as Joliet, Orland Park, and Broadview have been collecting packaged foods, drinks, water, baby supplies, pet supplies, and more