STRAIGHT FROM THE HEADLINES
Before beginning a career in entertainment, Wilkos served in the U.S. Marine Corps for seven years. When he returned from service, he went back to his hometown of Chicago and joined the Chicago Police Department, following in his father’s footsteps. During that time, he took pride in keeping the streets of the notoriously volatile Shakespeare District safe for almost 12 years. Wilkos retired from the police force in 2001.
Now, Steve is providing a platform for victims & survivors to be heard, seen, and be able to find justice. Steve’s no-nonsense approach combined with his sincerity and sense of humor has earned viewers’ trust and respect. Since its inception, “The Steve Wilkos Show” has helped to lead to over 50 investigations, arrests, and convictions. These stories are real & ripped straight from the headlines.
Click to watch some of our most shocking stories and results.
TRUE CRIME STORIES
20 YEARS IN PRISON | STEVE WILKOS
FRIEND STOLE $50,000? | Steve Wilkos
THE STORIES ARE REAL, THE STAKES ARE HIGH | STEVE WILKOS
I Did Not Murder Her! | Steve Wilkos
"I THOUGHT I WAS GOING TO DIE!" | Steve Wilkos
MY BABY BOY WAS BRUTALLY MURDERED | The Steve Wilkos Show
WRONGFULLY CONVICTED & IMPRISONED FOR 23 YEARS! | STEVE WILKOS
UPDATE: THE DISAPPEARANCE OF RELISHA RUDD | Steve Wilkos
TRUE CRIME: IS THERE MORE TO TEVON'S DEATH? | STEVE WILKOS
SELF DEFENSE: I SURVIVED A KNIFE ATTACK! | Steve Wilkos
He Was Trying To Drown Her In The Tub! | The Steve Wilkos Show
Wayback Wilkos: The Murder Of Jenna Nielsen
Facebook Post Leads To Murder?
ABUSIVE MOTHER DISGUSTS STEVE WILKOS