Timothy McClendon Jr. Charged With Murder In Ford Heights Home InvasionA man is charged with first-degree murder in a Ford Heights home invasion that left one man dead and a woman injured, officials say.
William Ingram Sentenced To 55 Years For 2015 Elgin MurderWilliam M. Ingram, 32, was found guilty in September in the first-degree murder of Devonte Turner.
Suspect In Custody For Shooting Deaths Of Teens In Calumet City"She was sunshine. Ready to start college and proceed with life. Now she can't do that."
Alabama Woman Accused Of Failed Murder Plot In IllinoisAn Alabama woman has been charged with attempted first-degree murder in what authorities say was a failed plot to kill two people in Illinois.
Indiana Man Who Confessed To Illinois Killing Gets 37-Year SentenceAn Indiana man who confessed to killing a woman in Illinois when he lived there five years ago has been sentenced to 37 years in prison.
Man Ordered Held In Slaying Of Chicago Club Security GuardJon Elliot Poole is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting of Sound Bar security guard Thurman Bailey on March 8. He was arrested last week by U.S. Marshals in Georgia, where he'd moved after the shooting.
East Peoria Man Gets 70 Years For Stabbing DeathA central Illinois man who pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of another man will likely spend the rest life behind bars after a judge sentenced him to 70 years in prison.
First Degree Murder Charges Filed Against Villa Park Man In Fatal Sound Bar ShootingA Villa Park man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a security guard at River North nightclub Sound Bar on March 8. 
St. Charles Man Who Fatally Stabbed Father Deemed InsaneProsecutors say police arriving at the scene found John Shenko on top of his father shouting, "die, die, die!"
Waffle House Shooting Suspect Indicted In TennesseePolice have said a quick-thinking restaurant patron wrestled the rifle away from Reinking, likely preventing more deaths.
Van Dyke Arrives For Hearing On A Possible Venue ChangeJason Van Dyke is the first CPD officer charged with first degree murder for an on the job shooting in more than 30 years.