Inmate Hopes DNA Tests Will Exonerate Him In North Chicago MurderForensic testing results key to a Chicago man’s quest to see his 2004 murder conviction overturned are expected within the next several weeks.
In First Month On The Job, Officer Saves Baby In North ChicagoLogan Dreyer insisted he's not a hero, saying "I was just doing my job;" although he said helping save the baby was "the best feeling I've ever felt in my life."
Condo Residents: State Wetlands Project Has Caused FloodingThese aren't the wetlands the North Chicago residents imagined: cars under water, condominiums flooded and a major mess to clean up after storms May 13. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
Ex-Cop, Son Convicted Of Killing Elder Man's GirlfriendDevin Bickham Sr., 42; and Devin Bickham Jr., 23, were convicted of first-degree murder in the death of Chervon Alexander, 29, of Chicago, who was fatally shot while sitting in a car in River Forest on July 11, 2011.
Monday's Storms Leave Homes And Roads FloodedHeavy rainfall from a series of thunderstorms that moved through the Chicago area on Monday and early Tuesday left several roads impassable, and many basements flooded, especially in the northern suburbs, where the rain was heaviest.
North Chicago Man Gets 57-Month Sentence In Drug CaseA North Chicago man caught during a traffic stop near Lowell with almost 1.5 kilograms of crystal meth will spend just less than six years in prison, a sentence that reflects coming changes to how some drug cases are handled.
Former North Chicago Cop Gets 10 years For Fatal Wrong-Way DUI CrashProsecutors said Terrell Garrett, an off-duty North Chicago officer, was traveling at 60 mph in a 45 mph zone in March 2013, heading north in the southbound lanes, when his SUV crashed into a Jeep, killing Joaquin Garcia, 25, and his friend, Fabian Torres, 27.
North Chicago Boy Found Dead Was Trying To ‘Do Better’The 15-year-old North Chicago boy found dead in an alley in the city around 11 p.m. Wednesday night had recently transferred to the Waukegan school district to try and restart his school career.
Trial Delayed For Former North Chicago Police ChiefOfficials hope the theft of government funds case against former North Chicago Police Chief Michael Newsome will be concluded this summer after the latest in a series of delays has resulted in a new trial date of June 6.
Feds To Investigate Death Of Man Beaten By North Chicago CopsThe U.S. Attorney’s Office in Chicago will be assuming the investigation into the death of Darrin Hanna of North Chicago, who died after being arrested and allegedly beaten by North Chicago police officers.
Family Of Fatally Beaten Suspect: Fired Cop Is Drawing PensionA family was told a North Chicago officer was fired, for taking part in the beating death of their loved one. But CBS 2 has learned, that officer was actually fired for other reasons.
Waukegan Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teenage GirlThe program director of a suburban children’s home was ordered held on a $250,000 bond Wednesday for allegedly having sex with a former teenage resident.
New Citizen Advisory Committee To Work With Police In North ChicagoNorth suburban North Chicago announced Saturday the formation of a United States Justice Department-inspired Citizen Advisory Committee for the police department, and Mayor Leon Rockingham is calling for volunteers to be on it.
A Week Later, Some Chihuahuas Rescued From Cramped Apartment Doing BetterThe owner faces animal-abuse charges after 30 dogs were found in a small one-bedroom apartment in North Chicago.
30 Dogs Rescued From One Bedroom Apartment In North ChicagoDozens of dogs were discovered in a small one bedroom apartment in North Chicago.