Protesters Stage Rally Against Police Brutality In North Chicago Fifty people marched against police violence in suburban North Chicago, then staged a rally at the steps of community City Hall.
Man Gets Life Sentence For 2004 Double HomicideZion resident Marcus Brown received a sentence of natural life in prison Monday for the 2004 double homicide of two North Chicago residents, including one who lingered in a paralyzed state for five years prior to her death.
Waukegan Rejects Assault Weapons BanFacing a state-mandated deadline for communities to adopt firearm regulations prior to the implementation of Illinois’ new concealed-carry law, the council voted to follow overall state statute on firearms and not enact any extra measures.
Waukegan Man Shot And Killed In North ChicagoJames Myles, 28, of Waukegan, was shot on Jackson Street at 11:23 p.m. on Saturday.
North Chicago Food Pantry's Supplies Ruined By FloodsPastor Trudy Griffins showed off the basement where all of Emmanuel Faith Food Pantry’s food was stored, until flood waters soaked the basement and everything in it.
Man Accused Of Killing North Chicago Teen Pleads ‘Not Guilty’The man accused in the shooting death of shooting Janay McFarlane denied all charges at his arraignment on Tuesday.
North Chicago Man Indicted For Murder Of Chicago TeenJim McPherson, 21, was indicted on first-degree murder charges for allegedly shooting Janay McFarlane, 18, the night of Feb. 15. The teenager’s younger sister was in Chicago the same day her sister was shot, listening to President Obama’s anti-violence speech.
Suburban Cops Defend Actions In Two Raids, Including One That Killed DogThe head of a north suburban law enforcement agency was defending tactics used in a couple of raids carried out in the last several months.
Man Charged With Fatally Striking Teen During Drag Race Police have made an arrest in the drag racing-related death of a 17-year-old north suburban boy.
North Chicago Police Brochure Stirs Racial TensionsA brochure intended to serve as educational materials by the North Chicago Police Department for citizen training has racheted up racial tension in the far north suburb.
Murder Charges Filed In Death Of Teen Whose Sister Attended Obama Gun Violence SpeechMurder charges have been filed against a man in connection with the shooting death of Janay McFarlane, 18, who was gunned down Friday just hours after her sister stood on stage with President Barack Obama as he delivered an address against violence.
Student Killed Hours After Sister Attended President’s Speech18-year-old Janay McFarlane was gunned down in suburban North Chicago, reports CBS 2'S Mike Puccinelli.
Driver Escapes Injury When Train Hits SUV A woman who had the railroad crossing gate come down on her SUV while traveling westbound Friday in North Chicago escaped injury when a freight train clipped her vehicle.
Death Of Man Beaten, Stunned By Police Ruled HomicideThe new Lake County Coroner has revised the finding of his predecessor, ruling the death of a man who was shocked with a police stun gun and allegedly beaten by police to be a homicide.
North Chicago Health Center Evacuated Over Suspicious PowderThe James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center in North Chicago was evacuated Monday afternoon, after someone opened an envelope containing a suspicious powder.