Families Who Say CPS Didn't Stop Bullying, Abuse Of Special Needs Students To Protest At Federal Building TuesdayParents of elementary-aged special needs students who have been strangled, beaten and dragged at the hands of their teachers are speaking out about what they say is really going on in some Chicago Public Schools classrooms.
Parent Of Suicidal Student Says CPS Isn't Doing Enough To Stop BullyingA seventh grader bullied so badly, she thought about suicide. Her mother said CPS isn't taking her cries for help seriously.
Sister Of Chicago Police Sergeant Lori Rice Hopes Her Suicide Can Prevent Future Officer SuicidesChicago Police Sergeant Lori Rice's sister is still reeling, trying to make sense of her sister's suicide, but she hopes to help other officers now.
Lyons Middle School Student Dies After Shooting Himself On CampusA seventh grade student at a Lyons middle school died after shooting himself at the school Wednesday afternoon, police said.
'We Need To Do Something," Expert On Survivor's Guilt, Coping With Tragedy In the last week, two survivors of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida and the father of a 6-year old girl killed in the Sandy Hook school shooting took their own lives.
Judge Tosses Lawsuit From Parents Of Naperville Student Who Jumped Off Parking Garage To His DeathCorey Walgren was 16 when he jumped to his death from the top of a Naperville parking deck in 2017 after school staff warned him he may have to register as a sex offender because they suspected he made a video of himself having sex with a classmate without her knowledge.
Parents Claim Hazing Led To Jordan Hankins' Suicide; Want Sorority Held ResponsibleThe mother of a former Northwestern University student is suing the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority, which she blames for her daughter's suicide
Lawsuit Blames Sorority In Northwestern Athlete's DeathThe lawsuit contends Jordan Hankins was "subjected to physical abuse including paddling, verbal abuse, mental abuse, financial exploitation, sleep deprivation, items being thrown and dumped on her, and other forms of hazing intended to humiliate and demean her."
Police: NW Indiana Woman Shot Parents Before Killing HerselfPolice in northwestern Indiana say a woman fatally shot her parents and left their bodies in the home she shared with them before taking her own life.
Retired CPD Officer Speaks Out About Department's High Suicide Rate and Mental HealthAs the Chicago Police Department mourns another officer who took his life, a reitred CPD officer with more than 20 years on the force is speaking candidly about mental health and the high suicide rate within the department.
Chicago Police Officer Kills Himself In Jefferson ParkOfficer Dane Anthony Smith, 36, shot himself while off-duty Tuesday morning at his home in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.
Illinois Police Face Barriers To Mental Health TreatmentIn Chicago, four police officers and one firefighter have died by suicide so far this year, compared to two who've died in the line of duty.
Former NFL player, Friend Of Donald Trump Jr., Dead In Apparent SuicideJason Hairston was also the founder of a hugely successful hunting apparel company KUIU, based in California.
Police Plan To Release Video Of Teen's Shooting; Death Ruled Suicide, But Disputed By FamilyRosenthal’s family has disputed the official finding by police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office that he committed suicide Friday night.
Family Demands Answers From CPD After 15-Year Old Commits SuicideA family is grieving Sunday over the loss of a loved one they say was at the hands of Chicago Police officers. The medical examiner’s report, however, provides an entirely different account.