Chicago Connections Testified At Federal 'El Chapo' Trial, Drug Lord Found GuiltyThe jury of eight women and four men deliberated roughly 34 hours over six days.
BREAKING: Joaquin 'El Chapo' Convicted In Drug Trafficking TrialGuzman faced a drumbeat of drug-trafficking and conspiracy convictions that could put the 61-year-old escape artist behind bars for decades in a maximum-security U.S. prison selected to thwart another one of the breakouts that embarrassed his native country.
Colorful Cast Of Cooperators Put The Heat On El ChapoPedro Flores took the witness stand last week to testify about his wildly lucrative business partnership with Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.
Chicago Drug Trafficker Testifies Against El Chapo At TrialPedro Flores told the jury that the brothers had face-to-face meetings with Guzman and another Sinaloa cartel leader, Ismael "El Mayo" Zambada, in Mexico in 2005 to begin negotiations for the cartel to use the pair's successful drug-dealing network covering Chicago, New York, Detroit and other large cities.
Man Wanted By FBI For Illegal Drug TraffickingJulian Young is wanted for his alleged involvement in an illegal drug trafficking enterprise in Freeport.
'El Chapo' Guzman Trial To Begin Under Unprecedented Security MeasuresOpening statements are set to start Tuesday in the high-profile trial of alleged Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman.
Evidence on 'El Chapo' Presented By ProsecutorsGuzman was brought to the U.S. earlier this year and is currently in custody in New York.
"El Chapo" Guzman No Longer Chicago's "Public Enemy No. 1"The only other person the Chicago Crime Commission ever deemed worthy of that label was Prohibition-era gangster Al Capone.
Gang Leader Gets 22 Years For Selling Guns, CocaineFrancisco Masias, a Berwyn resident, was the “longtime leader” of the Gangster 2-6 Nation gang, which operated a drug trafficking organization predominantly in the Little Village neighborhood, prosecutors said.
Mexican President: Drug Kingpin "El Chapo" Guzman CapturedSix months after he escaped from a maximum security prison in Mexico, drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman – Chicago's "Public Enemy Number One" – has been captured, according to a Twitter message from Mexico's president.
Melrose Park Detective Accused Of Selling Drugs From Police EvidenceAs CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports, the feds say he stole drugs from police evidence and then sold them.