A woman and her husband in their 90s were killed when their vehicle was struck by a semi-truck, police said.
The man was reported missing in Fayette County in August.
The Illinois State Police said Pontoon Beach Police officers were chasing a Mercury Grand Marquis on Illinois Route 111 when the car swerved to avoid spike strips and crashed into a tree around 12:15 a.m. Sunday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In perhaps the strongest evidence yet of an attempted cover-up in the deadly 2019 arrest of Ronald Greene, the ranking Louisiana State Police officer at the scene falsely told internal investigators that the Black man was still a threat to flee after he was shackled, and he denied the existence of his own body camera video for nearly two years until it emerged just last month.
The Illinois State Police reported that the crash occurred at 5:06 a.m. Sunday at Interstate 70 milepost 115, near Greenup.
The shooting is currently being investigated by Illinois State Police.
A Champaign police officers with Decatur ties died Wednesday after being shot by a suspect in a domestic disturbance who also was killed in an exchange of gunfire that left a second officer wounded, a police chief said.
The family of two brothers and their nephew who died in an explosion along the Illinois River next to Starved Rock State Park last week that officials say happened when the three ignited black powder has hired a law firm to look into the deaths.
The fatal shooting of Quincy K. Ukaigwe, 30, is being investigated as a homicide by Kentucky State Police and federal authorities, officials said.
When Andre Bennett got a knock at his door from Illinois State Police on Monday around 8:30 a.m, he knew it couldn't be anything good.
The men were killed Thursday when they ignited a black powder substance that exploded along a bank of the Illinois River 75 miles southwest of Chicago, authorities said.
Police responded to a one-vehicle crash that sent the driver to a local hospital.
The three people who died Thursday when they ignited a black powder substance that exploded along a bank of the Illinois River next to Starved Rock State Park were men from the Chicago area who were related, the LaSalle County coroner said Saturday.
Illinois State Police will conduct an independent investigation of the traffic crash and provide a complete report to the state's attorney, authorities said.
A man was found dead in his vehicle after a police chase that started in Indiana and ended in Clark County on Monday night.
A woman faces charges including first-degree murder in connection with a fire at an Edgar County residence that killed a man and his infant daughter.
The Newton County Coroner’s Office in Indiana identified the victim as John Ingram Brandenburg Jr. of Chicago.
Rockford police are investigating a fatal crash that took place Sunday night after officers tried to stop a vehicle, and the driver fled.
Human remains found at a northwestern Indiana farm in 1983 have been identified as a male Chicago victim of the late serial killer Larry Eyler, authorities announced Sunday.
Police say a 25-year-old Shelbyville man was intercepted in Nevada and arrested on charges of murdering his grandmother. Court records show that she had an order of protection against him filed last year.