| Aug 23, 2012
| 3:23 PM
One of Rodney King’s close relatives said Thursday that questions remain about how he drowned in his backyard pool despite the findings in a coroner’s investigation....
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:03 PM
A bill that prohibits local law enforcement from holding arrestees on behalf of federal immigration authorities cleared the state Legislature on Friday morning. AB 1081 by Assemblyman Tom Ammiano (D-San Francisco), also known as the Trust Act, awaits...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:20 PM
A 36-year-old Chicago man was charged in connection with a fatal traffic accident over the weekend that left two children dead after the man tried to flee from an unrelated minor traffic accident, police said.
The initial accident happened at about 6:...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:26 AM
A man will face a judge Tuesday for allegedly killing two kids and injuring their parents during a hit and run.
36 year-old Joey Chavez is accused of committing the crimes on Saturday around 6:30pm on the South Side.
Police say Chavez, of the 2200 block...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 8:13 PM
A Chicago man was high on opiates and PCP and fleeing a traffic crash when his SUV slammed into a car at a Southwest Side intersection, killing two young children and seriously injuring their parents, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Joey Chavez, 36, of the...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 9:46 PM
In the fall, Kevin Rau, a juvenile probation officer, said he busted a group of teenagers in Aberdeen who were using K2 spice, a type of synthetic marijuana.
"They had literally ordered this drug off the Internet," Rau said. "They used a valid credit...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:41 AM
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| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:26 PM
A Jersey City man is under a psychiatric evaluation after he stripped naked, defecated in a police cruiser and bit off his own finger before swallowing it.
According to authorities, a completely naked Jargget Washington was found pounding the windows...
| May 15, 2012
UPDATE: The Department of Corrections says after being featured on Washington's Most Wanted, Kenneth Tibbs turned himself into the Snohomish County jail on May 15th.
---ORIGINAL CASE 5/11/12---
Kenneth Tibbs is a drug-fueled, high-violent offender...
| May 20, 2012
| 11:04 PM
Stark naked, cuffed, and screaming at the top of his lungs; California Highway Patrol officers say that's what became of a driver who lead them on high speed chase through Sacramento.
"On the way down the bank, the aircraft was calling-out play-by-play...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 5:23 AM
A nationwide drug ring allegedly run by two Indiana prison inmates has major local connections. A federal indictment unsealed by the U.S. Attorney's office after FBI raids across the state Wednesday named 40 people purportedly involved in the scheme....