DHS Secretary Pushes Back On Assessment That Russia Meddled To Help TrumpHomeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told reporters she believed Russians tried to sow discord in the 2016 election, but she was "not aware" they tried to help Trump win.
Sheriff And Feds Bust 3 Reputed Brothels In Chicago AreaInvestigators with Sheriff Tom Dart’s vice unit and U.S. Homeland Security raided apartments they believe were operating as brothels.
Federal Agents Shoot Suspect During Drug Operation In West DundeeShots were fired about 7 p.m. when the agents attempted to arrest two people at Route 72 and Sleepy Hollow Road, according to the DEA.
Chicago Police Team Up With Feds To Target Violent CrimeA joint anti-violence mission with the feds snagged a man police called one of the Ogden District’s most dangerous offenders.
CPD's Gun Enforcement Mission Already Seeing ResultsChicago Police’s gun enforcement project has already seen results in less than 24 hours.
Security Increased At Federal Buildings In Chicago, Other CitiesThe move came one week after a gunman in Ottawa fatally shot a soldier as he stood as a ceremonial guard at Ottawa's National War Memorial.
2 Investigators: Electric Grid Vulnerable To Attacks, Natural DisastersCriminal action or natural disaster, there are warnings that both pose impending threats to our electrical grid. In this Original Report, CBS 2's Dave Savini looks at the security of our power system. Whether the electric grid gets hacked by cyber criminals, physically attacked at a power plant or Mother Nature strikes -- all could be devastating to the system.
Safety Officials Prepare For Evacuation of Chicago If Disaster HitsChicago is home to millions of people and we know it could be a target for terrorists. If a catastrophic event occurred would we be able to evacuate the area and care for the injured? CBS 2's Kris Gutierrez went out to find the answers.
TSA Worker Receives 'Award Of Valor' For Saving Woman Who Fell On CTA TracksA TSA employee who jumped in front of a CTA Blue Line train last month to save a woman who’d fallen on the tracks was being honored by the Department of Homeland Security.
Shoe Bomb Concern Increases At Airports There is renewed concern for travelers in and out of Chicago's O'Hare and Midway airports about the potential for terrorists to set off a shoe bomb.
Prosecutors: Man Who Killed Mother Was Facing Homeland Security ProbeMichael Bassaly, of Downers Grove, was denied bond when he appeared before a DuPage County judge Friday morning.