Body Discovered Near Gary Bike PathThe Lake County Sheriff is investigating a gruesome discovery along a bike trail in Gary, Indiana.
Lake Villa Man Charged With Selling Oxycodone, Ritalin and XanaxAccording to police, Phillip J. Libenson was found to be in possession of “various amounts” of Oxycodone, Ritalin and Xanax.
Police Search For Driver In Wadsworth Fatal Hit-And-RunPolice are searching for the driver of a fatal hit-and-run in the far Northwest suburbs.
Police Dog Shot During Traffic Stop Must Retire, Seeks DonationsThe 6-year-old Dutch Shepherd was wounded by a bullet that grazed his upper lip and shattered his upper molars, lower jaw and teeth along with shrapnel embedded into his neck and throat, the sheriff’s office said.
Portage Mayor, Lake County Sheriff Indicted For CorruptionPortage Mayor James Snyder and Lake County Sheriff John Buncich have been indicted on public corruption charges in connection to towing companies in northwest Indiana.
Hero Officer Rescues Dog From Burning Car In IndianaAs a car erupted in flames along a Northwest Indiana expressway, inside was some precious cargo.
Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies Save Man From Jumping Off BridgeSheriff's deputies found a 40-year-old distraught man clinging to the side of an overpass. He began counting down from ten and said he was going to jump.
Lake County Deputies Practice The Art Of The Traffic StopFinesse and training are more necessary than ever because of the volatile climate, authorities say. WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.
Indiana Officer Charged With Drunk Driving After Hit-And-Run In GaryHome surveillance video provided exclusively to CBS 2 shows the victim standing behind his van, when a black Ford Crown Victoria struck him from behind.
Indiana Sheriff’s Officer Charged With Driving Drunk, Hit-And-RunLt. Guy Mikulich, a 16-year veteran of the department, struck a 34-year-old Frankfort, Illinois man with his unmarked 2011 Crown Victoria police car and left the scene of the crash, according to Indiana State Police. Mikulich was working the air show, but had been released from his assigned patrol area.
Woman Critical After Being Ejected From Snowmobile: Lake County SheriffThe woman, the driver and only occupant of a snowmobile, was taken to Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, where she was listed in critical condition.
Lake County Authorities Hold Active Shooter Drill At Wadsworth SchoolEven the thought of a shooting at their child’s school is terrifying for parents, but officials in Lake County said they want to make sure they’re prepared should it ever happen, so they were staging an emergency drill in Wadsworth on Friday.