RIVERTON -- A fatal fire is being investigated.
Latest: 10:02 pm, 3/3/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- Two men accused of robbing a home store twice last summer have been arrested.
Latest: 10:36 pm, 2/27/14, Thursday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Danville man died from a gunshot wound to the head after a shooting incident with police.
Latest: 10:03 pm, 2/21/14, Friday DECATUR -- Police say a 15-year old is to blame for a shooting.
WATSEKA -- The State Fire Marshal is investigating a fire in Iroquois County.
ILLINOIS -- It's an about-face in the governor's race.
URBANA -- An apartment fire is under investigation.
Update: 12:11 pm, 2/4/14, Tuesday SPRINGFIELD -- Police have released the name of a man killed Friday.
URBANA -- Investigators are still trying to figure out what caused two fires.
HOMER -- After nearly 450 man hours of searching, investigators say they found a body inside a burned out home in Vermilion County.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police are trying to figure out who's been breaking windows on campus.
Update: 4:12 pm, 1/27/14, Monday BLOOMINGTON -- Preliminary autopsy results show an ISU student may have died of exposure.
Latest: 10:05 pm CASEY -- Police are investigating the discovery of two bodies, just miles from each other.
CASEY -- A fire investigation has turned into a homicide investigation in Clark County.
CHAMPAIGN -- Investigators say a 13-year-old female student reported she was inappropriately touched by a 27-year-old man.
Latest: 5:04 pm, 12/17/13, Tuesday URBANA -- A former teacher at Rantoul Township High School now faces criminal charges.
Update: 10:04 pm SPRINGFIELD -- Hope Institute says it's reviewing safety procedures after accusations of abuse and neglect.
Update: 10:01 pm, 12/4/13, Wednesday RANTOUL -- A teacher at Rantoul Township High School was put on administrative leave after a former student filed a complaint with police.
VERMILION COUNTY -- Illinois State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting.
Update: 10:06 pm HUMBOLDT -- A string of vandalism is being investigated.
CHAMPAIGN -- Thousands of students across Central Illinois count on buses to get them to and from school. We wanted to see how our districts kept kids safe.
DECATUR -- Investigators reveal exactly how an inmate managed to escape from jail and what they're doing to make sure it never happens again.
CHAMPAIGN -- Autopsy results show a couple had high levels of carbon monoxide in their blood.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's no secret the fire department has been working overtime.
Latest: 4:13 pm, 10/22/13, Tuesday CHAMPAIGN -- A recent fire has been ruled arson.
Update: 6:02 pm, 10/18/13, Friday MACON COUNTY -- A former captain in the Macon County Sheriff's Office says he did not steal funds from the department.
CHAMPAIGN -- Crews responded to a house fire in the 2100-block of Sumac Drive.
Update: 1:04 pm, 9/19/13, Thursday URBANA -- Police say reports of possible attempted abductions of a middle school child were apparently a misunderstanding.
Update: 12:09 pm, 9/10/13, Tuesday FARMER CITY -- Police arrested a Paxton man in connection with Sunday's shooting of a Danville man.
Latest: 8:30 pm, 8/22/13, Thursday PONTIAC -- We have learned the name of the second victim in a double homicide.
SPRINGFIELD -- Last month a Chicago business group said it lobbied credit rating agencies to lower the state's rating. Now that group denies any involvement.
MCLEAN COUNTY -- Autopsy results on a recently-discovered torso determined the person was murdered.
SPRINGFIELD -- The chairman of the board for a Chicago rail line is stepping down amid a political investigation.
CHAMPAIGN -- The cause of a fire is under investigation.
URBANA -- Police say they're looking for witnesses who may have seen a crash.
URBANA -- Police are investigating shots fired overnight.
SPRINGFIELD -- House Speaker Michael Madigan will be investigated by the Legislative Ethics Commission.
CHICAGO -- A meeting that could have sparked an independent investigation has been cancelled.
CHICAGO -- Illinois politics are coming under the microscope again. This time, it involves a Chicago rail line.
TAYLORVILLE -- Police charged one man for growing marijuana plants at his home.
DECATUR -- People have cold cases on their minds after investigators started digging in an empty lot this week. Now police want your help with another investigation.
MATTOON -- Authorities are investigating the possibility recent fires have been intentionally set.
DECATUR -- An investigation is at a standstill after two days of digging.
DECATUR -- A mother's son vanished 28-years ago but a new development could give her some answers.
Update: 5:06 pm
DECATUR -- Families in one neighborhood woke up to a surprising scene.
URBANA -- The Urbana Free Library's board is trying to get to the bottom of a "weeding" issue.
RANTOUL -- Police are looking for the suspect who started a fire last week.
CHAMPAIGN -- People are speaking out saying violence in their city is not okay.
CHAMPAIGN -- The recent series of shootings is taking place in one area of the city.
SHOBONIER -- A man was found dead Thursday night in a corn crib.
DANVERS -- Police don't usually investigate dog deaths, but one case in McLean County has officials looking for answers.
WATSEKA -- The Attorney General's office won't take action after a public health investigation.
FORSYTH -- Just one day after the Boston bombing, a Central Illinois town had its own bomb scare.
CHAMPAIGN -- No one was hurt when a vacant house caught fire Tuesday afternoon.
DANVILLE -- 26-year old Jamaal Sampson was killed in an early morning shooting Saturday.
WATSEKA -- The Attorney General is now involved in a public health investigation.
SPRINGFIELD -- State officials are looking into whether a group took advantage of a huge grant.
Update: 11:48 am, 3/29/13, Friday
NORMAL -- Authorities have made an arrest in the death of a 3-year old boy.
PIATT COUNTY -- One person was killed after a two vehicle accident.
IROQUOIS COUNTY -- The state's attorney is now investigating the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department after the Iroquois County Board found, what it considers, "red flags."
Latest: 3:51 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- Two bank robberies happening only minutes apart and police are still searching for suspects.
DECATUR -- A business owner says he feels cheated because of a deal cut by the city and ADM.
Update: 3:50 pm
COLES COUNTY -- An inmate was found dead in his cell Thursday.
POTOMAC -- A house fire is still under investigation.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Some extra money from the federal government went a long way to keep an area treatment plant going strong.
SPRINGFIELD -- U.S. Congressman Aaron Schock (R-IL) is under investigation.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police arrested a 20-year old man on charges of delivery of a controlled substance.
Update: 10:06 pm
GREENUP -- People are worried about a series of fires in town.
FAYETTE COUNTY -- A Mulberry Grove man was found dead in his home of a gunshot.
CHAMPAIGN -- A police officer is under investigation after shooting a dog last month. Police aren't yet saying he did anything wrong in this most recent incident. He's been disciplined once before for firing a weapon.
GREENUP -- With 11 fires in the past four months, authorities suspect arson.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating a domestic incident.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are working several theories to solve one man's death.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police are investigating a faculty member at a high school after reports of an inappropriate relationship with a student.
CHARLESTON -- Police are investigating an aggravated assault.
IROQUOIS COUNTY -- A village clerk is under investigation.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Representative Jesse Jackson, Jr., is back in Washington after being treated for bipolar depression.
RANTOUL -- Police recovered human remains after sifting through debris of a fire from last month.
SPRINGFIELD -- Republicans are calling for a federal investigation of some contributions to the Democratic Party.
STREATOR -- Authorities in LaSalle County are trying to solve several suspicious fires.
Update: 10:10 pm, 8/2/12, Thursday
STREATOR -- The reward for information leading to the arrest of a serial arsonist is increasing.
KANKAKEE -- Multiple law enforcement agencies are trying to find an alleged shooter.
CHAMPAIGN -- A man is recovering after being stabbed just before 11:30 pm Wednesday.
URBANA -- An illegal sale has these doors locked.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Police are investigating a domestic battery case.
Update: 9:50 pm 5/10/12
URBANA -- Police are investigating an attempted abduction.
EDGAR COUNTY -- People in Kansas are shaken up after a man is beaten.
Springfield-- One lawmaker is calling for a legislative investigation into the bidding process for the Illinois lottery.
URBANA -- Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery.
CHAMPAIGN -- City leaders released findings of an internal investigation of the police department.
DANVILLE -- Police are investigating a shooting.
UPDATE: 9:23 AM, Tuesday, 4/10/12
The name of the man who was found dead in his driveway has been released.
SPRINGFIELD- A CWLP worker is in hot water. He's accused of cutting down his brother's tree on company time.
One man and a 15-year old girl were arrested in Indiana for an "obscene materials case" after a sexual misconduct investigation.
Update: 5:30 pm
Multiple agencies are investigating a case of arson after a home in Rosamond, in Christian County, caught fire twice in two weeks.
A Springfield man was shot inside his own home over the weekend.
Springfield police are investigating a strong-arm robbery.
CHAMPAIGN-An alert woman's tip led Champaign police detectives to Mahomet, Illinois in search of a man accused of video-taping women in the restroom of a local coffee shop.