Joe Ricketts’ later apology was hollow and insufficient. Switching sides and rooting for the White Sox, though, isn’t an option.
Criminal Courts Reporter/Metro Desk Editor at the Sun-Times
Harvey’s flood waters have heavily damaged tens of thousands of homes across Texas and killed at least 30 people.
Mubashra Uddin dropped the girl from the window shortly after giving birth. Besides probation, she was fined $579 and got credit for 603 days in jail.
It took nearly two years to charge Keon Hargrove because, Cook County prosecutors said, witnesses wouldn’t initially cooperate in the investigation.
Charges filed Friday against 34-year old Michael D. Riley and Gwenddolyn Holloway, 28, include a felony count of unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.
A former Skokie Police officer admitted he stole $450 in bail money because he was struggling financially, Cook County prosecutors said Thursday.
A South Side man was ordered on $600,000 bail Wednesday for a shooting in Austin that left one man dead and three others wounded.
Phone numbers for the Cook County Public Defender’s Office and First Defense Legal Aid will be posted in the 22 police stations with lockup facilities
The heavily tattooed Santo Lozoya and Jose Martinez were arrested Wednesday at Lozoya’s home, in the 900 block of North Homan Avenue.
A man renting a room in a Brighton Park woman’s apartment allegedly shot her and her boyfriend to death and then fled using Uber.
Judge Donald Panarese Jr. ordered Yasmine Elder, of the 6400 block of South Paulina, held in lieu of $1 million bail.
Anthony Sanders was arrested on Sunday at his home in Harvey in the murder of Angelo Frazier, according to his police report.
A Little League coach who oversees a team in Brighton Park is accused of molesting two cousins who played on his team over a decade ago.