Update: 10:02 pm SPRINGFIELD -- Results from the state crime lab found the suspicious substance mailed to an office just blocks from the Statehouse is harmless.
Latest: 6:02 pm, 9/26/14, Friday DANVILLE -- One person is in custody in connection with a shooting near Danville High School.
FORD COUNTY -- An area high school was put on lock-down after a bullet was found in a locker room.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some hunters forced a school to go on lock-down.
ILLINOIS -- The weather is causing some problems at state prisons.
Update: 5:34 pm CHAMPAIGN -- No arrests were made after a planned sweep at two high schools Wednesday morning.
DANVILLE -- A contagious illness forced a prison into lock-down.
Latest: 6:00 pm CHAMPAIGN -- A man on the run broke into another man's apartment to hide from police.
BEMENT -- Schools were on a soft lock-down Friday morning.
NORMAL -- Illinois State University is on high alert. A bomb threat was found in a campus bathroom.
MACON COUNTY -- An area school was on lock-down for a half-hour Tuesday.
CHARLESTON -- Some of the district's youngest students are practicing what to do if a gunman comes to their classroom.
DANVILLE -- A prison is on lock down after an inmate assaulted an officer.
Update: 12:43 pm, 4/26/13, Friday
DECATUR -- The names of two men arrested while an elementary school was on lock down have been released.
CHAMPAIGN -- Schools in one neighborhood were put on lock-down as police searched homes and yards for an armed suspect.
Latest: 8:30 am, 2/13/13, Wednesday
NORMAL -- Officials say there was no weapon involved in the emergency situation at Illinois State University Tuesday.
MATTOON -- A student pleaded guilty to making a false report that led to a school lock-down.
A kindergartener's toy put a Decatur school on lock down today.
CHARLESTON -- Friday morning the high school went on lockdown after someone called 911 and reported a gunman in the building. The school said a student admitted to making both phone calls and police later arrested them.
BISMARCK--Parents are upset they weren't told about a high school on lock down.