SPRINGFIELD --There are more reasons why the heroin epidemic is getting worse.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers are stepping up their efforts to crackdown on heroin.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is facing a heroin epidemic.
MACON COUNTY -- Officials say a program to protect the elderly from crime is working.
Update: 10:03 pm URBANA -- The Urbana City Council is Taking Action to investigate concerns about racial profiling.
URBANA-CHAMPAIGN -- People in the area are saying "no" to violence.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is taking greater steps to ensure the safety of students while they're in the classroom.
URBANA -- Months of research on how to keep Champaign County's jails from overcrowding was finally heard Tuesday night.
SPRINGFIELD -- The Illinois State Crime Commission is calling on Attorney General Lisa Madigan to create an anti-heroin task force.
URBANA -- One group is making sure Champaign County's jail issue stays in the spotlight.
SPRINGFIELD -- State leaders are working on ways to improve gym classes.