Alleged Drunk Driver Who Killed Mother Of 8 Charged With Aggravated DUI"I don't want her to be in there for life. She's young. I forgive her, but she needs to sit and let it marinate. She needs to think. You don't drink and drive."
Restoring Peace To The Streets One Person At A Time"The reason I like doing this job because I helped destroy them streets, now I have the opportunity to rebuild them."
A Plan Of Action To Curb Violence On Chicago's West Side"We've always had a level of violence, but it really appears, that it has spiked."
Time Ticks Away In Springfield As Legislative Session Wraps UpWith Friday being the last day of the spring session, Illinois lawmakers have a lot on their plate. At issue for house members are the budget, abortion rights, expanded gambling and the legalization of recreational marijuana.
Man Trapped In Car During The Storm: 'I Felt Like It's The End'The canopy is made of steel and weighs nearly 27,000 pounds. It landed on an SUV and there was a man inside. He tells CBS 2 he's grateful he's alive.
Well Wishers Greet Mayor Lightfoot At City Hall"The fact that we now have a black, lesbian lawyer, wonderful person in this job is spectacular. It's more than a symbol. I think it's going to create a whole different environment in the city of Chicago."
Man Who Flashed His Badge After A Car Accident Is An Ex-CopChicago police said Sanchez was cited for leaving the scene of the accident and having an invalid license plate. A police impersonation investigation is also taking place. Sanchez was under investigation when he retired and should not have had a badge.
Man Claims To Be A Cop, Says 'Just Let It Go' After A Car Accident"At that point, he flashed his badge. He said, 'I'm a cop. You should really let this go.' He was really slick how he did it. He showed it and said, 'I'm a cop. I'm late for work. Let it go.'"
Man Accused Of Killing CPD Officer John Rivera Shot 'The First Hispanic He Saw' After Unrelated Fight At McDonald's, Police SayMenelik Jackson 24, and Jovan Battle 32, both were charged with one count of first-degree murder and three counts of attempted murder. Jackson also was charged with one count of resisting/obstructing a police officer.
Courts Cause Confusion For Woman Trying To Resolve Her Case"Sounds like somebody dropped the ball, heavily. And you have people such as myself who are waiting for the ball to be picked back up."
Mother Wants DNA Testing To Find Her Son's Murderer"It's unfair to me and not only to me, but all the other mothers who's waiting for an answer about the death of their loved one."
Sterigenics Loses Round One At Federal Hearing Against Illinois EPAThe hearing centered on due process and whether the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency had the right to shut them down. Members of "Stop Sterigenics" cheer after a judge ruled the medical supply sterilization company will not be able to use ethylene oxide any time soon.
Months Later, No Barrier At Boat Ramp Where Two Men Drowned Driving Into River"Shocked wasn't even the word. I was more hurt than anything. I felt they really didn't care about what happened to the next person. Putting nothing up shows me you really don't have no remorse at all."
Teen Victim Of Violence Shares Her Story To Draw Attention To Problems In Her CommunityBrown said she used to see Safe Passage workers in the area in the past, but did not see any on the day she was attacked.
'There's Nowhere To Stop' Men Missing After Driving Into Calumet RiverIn the light of day, it can be seen that West 136th Street leads straight to a boat ramp. There are no signs warning drivers. The road ends and the river begins.