Shots Fired Outside Joliet Mall In Undercover Drug BustShots were fired outside a Joliet mall Tuesday evening as the DEA was conducting a drug investigation, Joliet Police Chief Brian Benton said in a statement.
No Arrests Made In Shooting Of Teen In AustinNo arrests have been made.
IPRA To Re-Boot As COPA; How Will It Be Different?Some aldermen are concerned there's no mandated budget level for the new office.
Anti-Violence Activists Call On Funding For Outreach; Turn To NYC for HelpNew York City former officials and non-profits are in Chicago for the day to share how they’ve curbed violence in New York City.
Tribune Co. Sells Tribune Tower For $240 MillionThe Tribune Tower is no longer owned by the newspaper's parent company.
CPD Moves To Fire Van Dyke, 4 Other Cops In Laquan McDonald CasePolice Supt. Eddie Johnson has filed administrative charges seeking to fire Officer Jason Van Dyke and four other police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald.
Trump To Attend September Fundraiser In BolingbrookLongtime GOP fundraiser Ron Gidwitz confirmed he will be co-hosting a luncheon for Trump on Sept. 12 at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.
Sycamore Mayor Calls Double Homicide 'A True Mystery'It’s been two weeks since the bodies of an elderly woman and her son were found on the outskirts of the tiny city of Sycamore, and it’s still very much on the minds of people there.
Law Clerk Accused Of Posing As Judge Has Been FiredA law clerk accused of donning a robe and posing as a judge at the Markham courthouse has been fired from her job.
Troy LaRaviere Resigns As Blaine Principal, Slams Emanuel's "Destructive Political Agenda"Accusing Mayor Rahm Emanuel of "incompetent and uncaring mismanagement" of the Chicago Public Schools, and using a "kangaroo court" to try to dismiss him as principal of Blaine Elementary, Troy LaRaviere has announced his resignation in a blog post.
Man Charged With Pointing Gun At Chicago PolicePaul Kevin Rivers, 26, was charged with unlawful use of a weapon by a felon and aggravated assault of a peace officer with a weapon, both felonies, according to Chicago Police.
Metra Train Struck By LightningTuesday morning’s storms caused hundreds of Metra passengers to be late, after lightning apparently struck a Union Pacific-North Line train.