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An off-duty Cook County Sheriff's officer (right) shot and killed one of the three men who tried to rob him at a Citgo gas station on Monday night. (Credit: Surveillance Video)

Teen Arrested, Charged With Murder In Robbery Of Off-Duty Cop

A 17-year-old has been charged as an adult with murder, in connection with the robbery of an off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s sergeant Monday night that left another suspect dead.

02/13/2014

An off-duty Cook County Sheriff's officer (right) shot and killed one of the three men who tried to rob him at a Citgo gas station on Monday night. (Credit: Surveillance Video)

Off-Duty Sheriff’s Officer Kills Armed Robber

Shortly before 10 p.m., the off-duty sergeant was pumping gas at a Citgo near 103rd and Cottage Grove, when three men approached, and one of them pointed a gun at the officer.

02/11/2014

Sketch of suspect who sexually assaulted two women and a teen Wednesday in the Washington Park neighborhood.(sketch from Chicago Police)

Search Resumes For Suspect In Washington Heights Attacks

Police have resumed searching for a man suspected of raping two women and a teenage girl in Washington Heights early Wednesday, and hiding in another girl’s closet, after determining a “person of interest” they were questioning was not responsible for the crimes.

10/10/2013

Preston Smith suffered a gash on his left hand when his longtime friend Anthony Metcalf attacked him with a chainsaw. (Credit: CBS)

Chainsaw Attack Victim Forgives Friend, But Won’t Forget

Preston Smith said he didn’t see it coming when Anthony Metcalf, his friend and neighbor of 30 years, slashed his hand with a chainsaw early Wednesday.

08/23/2013

Blood stains the SUV and driveway where a man attacked a longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw. (Credit: CBS)

Man Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Friend With Chainsaw

A 50-year-old man accused of attacking his longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw was taken into custody overnight.

08/22/2013

Blood stains the SUV and driveway where a man attacked a longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw. (Credit: CBS)

Man Attacks Neighbor With Chainsaw In Washington Heights

The two men – who have been neighbors for about 30 years – were arguing around 1 a.m. near 103rd and Carpenter streets when one of them picked up a chainsaw.

08/21/2013

Chicago police officers shot and critically wounded a firefighter who appeared to have pointed a gun at them in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood. (Credit: CBS)

Despondent Firefighter May Have Been Seeking ‘Suicide By Cop’ Death

A man was critically wounded in a police-involved shooting on the Far South Side on Thursday afternoon.

07/11/2013

Emergency crews respond to a crash involving a CTA bus, a dump truck and two other vehicles Wednesday night near 103rd Street and Stony Island Avenue.  (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

CTA Bus Driver Critically Hurt In Crash With Dump Truck

A CTA bus driver was critically hurt and had to be cut out of a wreck when a bus collided with a dump truck and two other vehicles on the Far South Side Wednesday night.

06/27/2013

Firefighters battle the fire at the city pound at 103rd and Doty. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Auto Pound Fire Prompts HazMat Response

A fire at a city auto pound prompted a HazMat response in the South Deering neighborhood on the South Side on Tuesday morning.

06/25/2013

I-57 Crash

No Charges For Driver Who Hit Boy On I-57

A driver who hit a boy on Interstate 57 Sunday afternoon is not facing any charges.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

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Boy, 11, In Coma After Being Hit By Car On I-57

An 11-year-old boy suffered major head injuries and was in a coma after being hit by a car Sunday afternoon on I-57 in the Far South Side Washington Heights neighborhood, according to Illinois State Police.

07/22/2012

Tiffany Rent, who is 8 months pregnant, leaves a South Side courthouse a day after she was shocked with a stun gun during an argument with Chicago police officers over a parking ticket. (Credit: CBS)

Pregnant Woman Sues After Police Used Stun Gun On Her

A 30-year-old pregnant woman filed suit Thursday after officers used a stun gun on her during an argument with police earlier this month.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2012

Tiffany Rent, who is 8 months pregnant, leaves a South Side courthouse a day after she was shocked with a stun gun during an argument with Chicago police officers over a parking ticket. (Credit: CBS)

Police Use Stun Gun On Pregnant Woman In Dispute Over Ticket

Chicago Police and the Independent Police Review Authority are investigating, after an officer used a stun gun on a pregnant woman, after she tore up a parking ticket during an argument with police in the Roseland neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2012

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Man Found Dead In Suspected Suicide Near Beverly Fire

A man was found shot to death in a suspected suicide early Tuesday, near the scene of a fire that broke out in a house in the Beverly neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2012

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Boy Shot In Roseland Alley In Final Hours Before Snowstorm

Shootings and other violence seemed to die down as Chicago got hammered with snow Thursday, but not so in the hours leading up to the storm.

CBS Chicago–01/12/2012

Police Chase

Police Chase Car Thief For Miles Until Tire Falls Off

Three people are in police custody after a police chase through several South Side neighborhoods.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2011

Trumbull Avenue Police Shooting

Police Kill Dog, Wound Suspect In Drug Raid

Police shot and killed a dog, and wounded a suspect, during a drug raid in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2011

Photo Of Stun Gun (AP Photo)

Police Use Taser On Suspect Who Tries To Escape

Police used a Taser on a suspect in a carjacking as he tried to escape from the South Chicago District patrol station.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2011

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Fire Breaks Out In Far South Side Factory

A fire broke out early this morning in a factory on the city’s Far South Side, just west of the Bishop Ford Freeway.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2011

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Man Shot, Wounded In Roseland

Police are searching for a gunman who opened fire in the Far South Side’s Roseland neighborhood Tuesday night, leaving one man in the hospital.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2010