NBC 5 Investigates | NBC Chicago

Chicago’s biggest, most experienced investigative team

SEND YOUR TIPS TO

SEND YOUR TIPS TO:

I-team

Consumer

312-836-5821

Investigations
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017
'Ladies of Steel': Chicago-Area Women Learn Gun Etiquette

'Ladies of Steel': Chicago-Area Women Learn Gun Etiquette

Deboree never thought she would own a gun, until, “I had an incident where I didn’t feel safe,” she said. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017
Chicago Has Backlog of Hazardous Trees Awaiting Removal

Chicago Has Backlog of Hazardous Trees Awaiting Removal

Records kept by the city of Chicago show the number of dead or hazardous trees on city property is creating a backlog of service requests and residents may have to wait months for potentially problematic trees to be... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017
Kids Potentially Affected by Massive Equifax Data Breach

Kids Potentially Affected by Massive Equifax Data Breach

Cyber-security experts are urging parents to check the credit reports of their children, following the massive data breach at credit firm Equifax. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017
Defense Accuses SA of Delaying Police Corruption Case

Defense Accuses SA of Delaying Police Corruption Case

The defense attorney for a man jailed for nine years based on the testimony of a trio of alleged corrupt officers blasted the State’s Attorney’s office Thursday, accusing prosecutors of dragging their feet in the case. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Oct 6, 2017
Illinois Man Cased Ball Field Before Congressional Shooting

Illinois Man Cased Ball Field Before Congressional Shooting

The official report on June’s assault on a GOP baseball team in suburban Washington released today, says shooter James Hodgkinson of Belleville likely was planning the attack as early as last April. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Oct 5, 2017
Lawsuit Seeks to Refund $3M in Suburban Red Light Tickets

Lawsuit Seeks to Refund $3M in Suburban Red Light Tickets

Location of cameras and revenue questioned, but city says they're effective at getting drivers to slow doAttorneys claim 56,000 red light camera tickets have generated $3 million dollars for the village of Crestwood--but a lawsuit... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Oct 5, 2017
Vegas Gunman Rented Hotel Room Overlooking Lolla: Sources

Vegas Gunman Rented Hotel Room Overlooking Lolla: Sources

The gunman who opened fire on concertgoers in Las Vegas Sunday booked rooms at Chicago’s Blackstone Hotel during the run of Lollapalooza two months ago. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017
Battle at Jackson Park

Battle at Jackson Park

“Watch out there is just no sidewalk at all,” says Margaret Schmid, as we take a walking tour of Jackson Park, the 500-plus plot of public land on Chicago’s South Side that will one day house the Obama Presidential Library. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017
Dangerous Kane County Intersection to Get Safety Improvement

Dangerous Kane County Intersection to Get Safety Improvement

Concerned neighbors in Kane County said their once quiet commute is putting themselves and other drivers in danger almost every day. They point to an intersection in Sugar Grove that’s been the site of nearly two dozen accidents... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
Nuclear Plant on Lake Michigan to Stay Open

Nuclear Plant on Lake Michigan to Stay Open

A controversial nuclear power plant on Lake Michigan is staying open another four years after the plant’s owner and a utility agreed to continue with an existing power purchase agreement. Read More

More Investigations

Top Investigations

More Top Investigations »

What's New
Get Our App
Get Our App
Stay in the know where ever you go with the NBCChicago news app. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out