This week, two more individuals arrested by an allegedly crooked Chicago tactical team had their convictions reversed. Read More
A family desperate for justice in the tragic death of their son Pravin Varughese, is getting closer. Read More
Quietly, with little fanfare, prosecutors agreed this week to drop two more cases tied to disgraced Chicago Police Sgt. Ronald Watts and his former tactical team on the south side. Read More
The NTSB has released a lengthy report on a fire on an airplane at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, and it reveals the frightening details of the case. NBC 5 Investigates’ Phil Rogers has the latest on what the report has to say.
Documents released Thursday by the National Transportation Safety Board reveal a chaotic scene aboard an American Airlines passenger jet that caught fire at O’Hare last October. The aircraft, bound for Miami, was on its takeoff... Read More
The sound of a blaring freight train is not what you want to hear if you’re in a rush. Yet many drivers in Chicagoland have become accustomed to waiting ten minutes or longer at some of the region’s busiest grade crossings. Read More
The clean-up continues in Plainfield following a Friday evening train derailment involving crude oil. Still, the number of trains carrying the highly-volatile product has skyrocketed in recent years as area emergency management... Read More
Early Tuesday morning, Chicago Police tried to stop a car they thought was involved in a carjacking. That car, driven by an off-duty officer, ended up crashing after a brief chase, and NBC 5 Investigates has video leading up to the crash that left two people dead.
“This is beyond an emergency,” said Jack Darin head of the Illinois chapter of the Sierra Club. What he was referring to is the condition of many of the state run parks. Read More
A nurse’s aide who was captured on surveillance video mistreating an elderly nursing home resident has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor battery. Read More