Man Kills Wife And 2 Kids In Robbins, Dies Of Unknown CausesPolice were hailing a 14-year-old boy as a hero, for saving his own life and the life of his 5-year-old nephew, after his stepfather had killed his mother and two siblings.
Woman Charged With Animal Cruelty After Police Discover Emaciated DogA Dolton woman has been charged with animal cruelty after the discovery of an emaciated dog outside her home, according to Sheriff Tom Dart.
Police Bust Dolton Dog Fight, 8 ArrestedA call to police from a concerned resident in Dolton led police to a dog fighting ring, and a man wanted for attempted murder.
Bears' Success Breeding More Ticket ScamsRoughed up, but back to their winning ways, the Bears are the big ticket in town. However, with the success comes more trouble.
Sheriff's Police Keeping Tabs On Sex Offenders On HalloweenThe Cook County Sheriff's Office is going to try to have sex offenders under its watch when most kids will be out trick-or-treating today.
No Matches In Latest Lab Test To Identify Gacy VictimsThe Cook County Sheriff's office has received more lab test results, as they try to attach a name to John Wayne Gacy's seven unidentified victims.
Preckwinkle Delays Plan To Charge Unincorporated Areas For Police ServiceCook County President Toni Preckwinkle is delaying, but also expanding, plans to charge residents of unincorporated Cook County for services they now get for free, such as police protection.
Sheriff’s Police To Visit Registered Sex Offenders On HalloweenAbout 100 Cook County Sheriff’s Police officers will be visiting the homes of registered sex offenders in unincorporated parts of Cook County Monday, but they won’t be looking for Halloween treats.
Sheriff: 25 Legitimate Leads On Unidentified Gacy VictimsIn the first 24 hours of the latest attempt to identify the eight unidentified victims of serial killer John Wayne Gacy, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says authorities have received a flood of calls.
Cook County Sheriff's Office Begins Training New Police OfficersFor the first time in nearly three years, the Cook County Sheriff’s Police will be getting 26 new officers, as the department figures a way around belt-tightening.
Sheriff's Warrant Database Leads To Dozens Of Tips, 5 ArrestsWithin three days of posting active arrest warrants on their website, Cook County Sheriff's police have received more than 100 tips and made at least five arrests of wanted fugitives.
Mafia-Style Ring Scamming, Robbing Elderly ResidentsOne suburban couple describes how a man claiming to be a new neighbor coaxed them from their house while someone cleaned out their valuables. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Man Caught In Sting Soliciting 12-Year-Old GirlA man from west suburban Elmwood Park is charged with trying to solicit sex with what he thought was a 12-year-old girl.
Police Bust West Suburban Burglary RingCook County Sheriff’s Police have busted up a burglary ring that targeted homes across the near western suburbs.
Members Of Bloods Street Gang Found In Chicago AreaThe Bloods street gang has never had a presence in the Chicago area. That’s changing.