With just over two months left in the calendar year, CBS 2’s Chris Tye breaks down the patterns and geography of a crime whose numbers are soaring.
Data Show More Than 100 Carjackings In Austin Community This Year, Just 5 Not Far Away In HermosaWith just over two months left in the calendar year, CBS 2’s Chris Tye breaks down the patterns and geography of a crime whose numbers are soaring.
SWAT Teams Surround Home In Lemont; Child InsideSWAT teams were on the scene late Tuesday for a standoff near southwest suburban Lemont.
Chicago Carjackings: A Breakdown By CommunityThe Austin community has seen far and away the most carjackings in the city this year. CBS 2’s Chris Tye reports.
John Wayne Gacy Talks: Part 5CBS 2's Walter Jacobson interviewed serial killer John Wayne Gacy exclusively in 1992. Confronted by Jacobson about the murders of dozens of young men and boys, Gacy claimed that he had accomplices and that there was another explanation for all the evidence against him -- though he had already admitted to the murders years earlier. This is the last in a five-part series, original airdate May 15, 1992.
John Wayne Gacy Talks: Part 4John Wayne Gacy talked about his victims like so many numbers on a scorecard, with no apparent feelings whatsoever like human beings. Speaking to CBS 2's Walter Jacobson, Gacy's even made condescending remarks about the mother of one his victims. This is part four of a five-part series, original airdate May 14, 1992.
John Wayne Gacy Talks: Part 3What in Gacy's mind led him to murder dozens of young men and boys? There are no certain answers, but in 1992, he talked with CBS 2's Walter Jacobson about issues with his own father -- and also displayed some chilling obsessions. This is part three of a five-part series, original airdate May 13, 1992.
John Wayne Gacy Talks: Part 2In 1992, John Wayne Gacy told CBS 2's Walter Jacobson that he did not commit the murders to which he had already admitted some 13 years earlier. He instead said he was a misunderstood victim of circumstance, and said all the evidence against him had an innocent explanation. This is the second installment of a five-part series, original airdate May 12, 1992.
John Wayne Gacy Talks: Part 1In 1992, CBS 2's Walter Jacobson spent 2 1/2 hours talking with serial killer John Wayne Gacy, who was rambling and often inconsistent, but always very cagey. This is the first installment in a five-part series -- original airdate May 11, 1992.
Online Meet-Up Sale Robbery Ends With Gunfire In Belmont HeightsThe would-be seller shot the teens who purportedly came to buy a gaming console after one of them tried to steal it and the other pointed a gun, police said.
Man Shot Dead Outside Apartment Complex In Park CityPolice were called to the building in the Lake County municipality and found the man's body.
Kenosha County Sheriff's K-9 Riggs Gets Hero's Reception As He Leaves Veterinary HospitalRiggs was shot during a showdown with a suspect who has also been connected to two homicides on Chicago's Northwest Side. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Car Crashes Into Building In Humboldt Park After Man And Woman Are ShotA child was in the car with the man and woman at the time and was not injured, but was shaken up. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Chicago Carjacking Crisis: 2 Teens In Juvenile Court On Carjacking Charges ThursdayThe carjacking crisis in Chicago affects us all - the lack of security, the feeling of, "Am I next?"
Wisconsin Shootout That Injured K9 Linked To Deadly Chicago CarjackingThe suspect, who was shot by Kenosha County Sheriff's police, was driving a car belonging to a man was shot and killed on Chicago's Northwest Side early Thursday. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Off-Duty Security Guard Shot, Killed While Helping His Mother Get To Work In South ShoreA woman recently got an alert on her phone about a shooting just steps outside her door in the South Shore community, and even saw the police activity out her window. Hours later, she discovered the victim was her own brother. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
2 People Charged With Murder Of 2-Year-Old Girl, Who Suffered Burns And Bruises In Chicago LawnTwo people are facing murder charges in the death of a 2-year-old girl who suffered burns and bruises at a home in Chicago Lawn earlier this week.
Police Shootout In Kenosha County, Wisconsin Linked To Logan Square CarjackingCBS 2 has confirmed the brown Buick a suspect was driving before he shot a Kenosha County Sheriff's office K9 unit and was then shot by officers was the same car stolen following a carjacking and murder on Chicago's Northwest Side. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Chicago Murder Suspect Shot By Kenosha County Sheriff's Deputies After He Shoots K9 OfficerOfficers confronted the suspect at a gas station in Bristol, Wisconsin, and the police dog took the suspect down. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Homicide Suspect Shot By Sheriff's Police In Kenosha County: Official UpdateKenosha County, Wisconsin Sheriff David Beth has an update on a homicide suspect who was shot and wounded by his officers after the suspect shot a K-9 officer Thursday.
Condo Building Residents Alarmed By Mail Thefts Apparently Committed Using A Master KeyOne key fits all – and it’s a big problem for residents of a Chicago condo building where people keep having their mail stolen. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
2 Chicago Police Officers Shot, Wounded In Suburban LyonsThe officers were shot while trying to apprehend at least one suspect. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
ISP: Shots Fired Dolton Police Pursue Wanted Vehicle On Bishop FordA Dolton police officer was involved in an incident in which shots were fired on the Bishop Ford Freeway Wednesday evening.
6-Year-Old Girl Shot In Arm In West EnglewoodThe girl was sitting on a porch on Seeley Avenue when someone fired from a passing vehicle.
Special Ceremony Honors Murdered Chase Bank Worker Jessica VilaythongLast month, River North bank teller Jessica Vilaythong died after being stabbed on the job. On Tuesday night, family and friends kept Vilaythong’s name alive through tradition and faith. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.