High-Level Chicago Gang Member Arrested On Drug ChargesA high-level member of the Four Corner Hustlers street gang has been arrested on federal drug charges for allegedly selling large quantities of heroin on Chicago's West Side.
Elgin Man Charged With Drug-Induced Homicide In St. Charles OverdoseA man is facing drug-induced homicide charges in a fatal drug overdose in suburban St. Charles last month.
Drug Overdoses Result In 2 Deaths In Less Than A Day In Portage, IndianaThree overdoses left two people dead in less than 24 hours in Portage, Indiana.
West Side Lawmakers Hold Emergency Meeting On Opioid Epidemic In Wake Of Heroin OverdosesA group of lawmakers held an emergency meeting on Monday to discuss ways to fight the ongoing opioid crisis, nearly two weeks after at least 20 people overdosed on heroin on the West Side.
2 Men Arrested For Rash Of Heroin Overdoses Have Lengthy Criminal RecordsChicago police could be closer to getting to the bottom of a rash of heroin overdoses this past week after the arrests of two men.
2 Arrested For Rash Of Heroin Overdoses In East Garfield ParkChicago police said two men have been arrested in connection with a rash of heroin overdoses in East Garfield Park earlier this week.
CBS 2's Dana Kozlov Rushes To Help Overdose Victim While Working On Drug Epidemic StoryCBS 2's Dana Kozlov was drawn into a story about Chicago's drug epidemic when she rushed to help a victim who overdosed right in front of her.
Aurora Man, 31, Sentenced To 19 Years In Drug Trafficking CaseAn Aurora man connected to another man caught driving with cocaine and heroin concealed inside a semi-truck tire was sentenced to 19 years in prison.
Stepmother Goes After Drug Dealers Who Sold Ecstasy That Killed Her Teenage DaughterIllinois’ 1989 drug-induced homicide law is rarely enforced in Chicago, but prosecutors in McHenry County use it often to prosecute drug dealers.
Waukegan Man Arrested For Selling Heroin Near SchoolA Waukegan man was arrested Wednesday for selling heroin to an undercover detective multiple times, twice within 500 feet of a school that was in session, the Lake County Sheriff's Office said.
Nearly $3.2 Million In Heroin And Cocaine Seized From Chicago ResidenceChicago police seized more than $3.1 million worth of cocaine and $71,000 worth of heroin Tuesday from a residence in Chicago's Belmont Cragin neighborhood.
St. Charles Man Charged With Heroin Possession After Allegedly Falling Asleep At The Wheel In ElginA St. Charles man has been charged with heroin possession after he allegedly fell asleep while driving in Elgin last month, police said.
Glen Ellyn Man Who Supplied Fatal Heroin Dose Sentenced To PrisonA Glen Ellyn man who pleaded guilty to supplying a fatal dose of heroin to someone he knew in 2017 has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.
2 Charged With Selling $1 Million Worth Of Fentanyl-Laced Heroin In Kane CountyAn Aurora woman and a California man have been charged with selling two kilograms of black tar heroin that contained fentanyl, according to the Kane County State's Attorney's Office.
Chicago Drug Dealer Sentenced To 10 Years For Selling Deadly Fentanyl-Laced HeroinA drug dealer on Chicago's north side has been sentenced to ten years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for selling fentanyl-laced heroin to a Kaneville Township man, who died after ingesting it.