Home > Cook County medical examiner’s office

3rd Chicago Police Officer Relieved of Duty After 18-Year-Old Dies From Shot to the Back

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Saturday relieved a third officer of his police powers in the death of a suspect after autopsy results showed the 18-year-old died of a gunshot wound to the back. (more…)

Read More

Police Believe Deaths of 6 Chicago Family Members Was Result of ‘Targeted Incident’

Authorities on Saturday released the names of six family members found dead this week in their southwest side home — the victims of what Chicago police believe was a "targeted incident." (more…)

Read More

Sad: 81-Year-Old Chicago Grandmother Shot 4 Times After Returning from her Daughter’s Wake; 36 Others Wounded Over the Weekend

An 81-year-old grandmother was set to bid farewell to her daughter at her funeral Saturday. Instead, Iola Burress nearly became a casualty herself when she was among 36 people injured in shootings across the city this weekend, according to CBS Chicago. (more…)

Read More