Chicago-Based Gang Member To Plead Guilty In Rival's KillingDiaz-Corral is one of 18 people recently indicted by federal grand juries investigating the gang.
Suburban Families Receive Letters Accusing Students Of Gang InvolvementHomewood-Flossmoor High School wrote to families saying they had to attend one of three mandatory meetings Saturday or students would be "excluded" from the school.
Six Gang Members Indicted In HammondThe indictment charges the gang members with racketeering and drug charges as far back as 1999.
Manhunt Continues For Suspect Who Shot ATF AgentA reward of more than $60,000 is being offered for information leading to that suspect.
Shooting Suspects Nabbed During Rowdy Funeral Procession: PoliceForest Park police alerted authorities in Hillside about the chaotic procession as the group headed toward Oakridge Cemetery in the western suburb.
Jury Finds Accused Chicago Hobos Gang Leaders GuiltyThe onus was on federal prosecutors to prove, not only that the six men committed crimes, but that they coordinated their crimes.
Someone You Should Know: Gang-Member-Turned-Mentor Marcus JonesThe “lure of the streets” proved overwhelming when Marcus Jones was a young man. Now he's trying to make a difference. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.
Supt. McCarthy: Slain Boy's Dad A 'Ranking' Gang Member, Not Cooperating With AuthoritiesAmari Brown, 7, was fatally shot in the Humboldt Park neighborhood after watching fireworks with family members.
Member Of Violent Hobos "Supergang" Cooperating With FedsThey made their name robbing NBA stars and slaying federal informants, authorities say. But the Hobos, an ultra violent Chicago “supergang,” suffered a heavy blow Wednesday when a middle-ranking member confessed to his role in five murders — and vowed to help the government convict his former bosses.
WATCH: Patrolling The Streets Of Gary, Ind.At the end of a solemn day in Gary, Ind., CBS 2's Brad Edwards hits the streets in a city titling with violence, with the head of the county's gang unit.
Gang Problem Growing, Seeping Into Suburbs, Authorities SayGrim statistics were at the heart of multi-state summit held Friday in Oak Brook. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.
McCarthy: Cops Taking Report Of Gang 'Hit Squad' SeriouslyBeing a police officer just got more dangerous in Chicago. According to information gathered by the Cook County Sheriff's office, a street gang wants to ambush and kill police officers near 19th and Oakley west of the Loop. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
Shooting Victim Drives Himself To Firehouse For HelpChicago Police said a 19-year-old man was shot in the arm early this morning - and drove himself to a firehouse to get help.
Teen Who Saved Girl From Gunfire Receives Military HonorRony Monzon has scars near his heart. He was seriously wounded in July when he protected his friend from what he said was gunfire meant for a gangbanger.
Two Elgin Men Arrested With Gun Planned To Avenge Death Of Friend Two Elgin men were arrested in the West Side Austin neighborhood Saturday with a loaded automatic weapon that they planned to use to avenge the shooting death of a friend.