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Chicago police investigate after a retired police sergeant was shot during a home invasion near 115th and Avenue G. (Credit: CBS)

Blind Retired Police Officer Shot During Home Invasion

Police said the 73-year-old man was in his home at 115th Street and Avenue G shortly before midnight when two intruders broke in and demanded to know where he kept his safe.


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Teen Critically Wounded In Morgan Park Stabbing

The boy was stabbed in the abdomen about 7:15 p.m. in the 1500 block of West 115th Street.


The fatal crash happened about 2:20 a.m. in the 3400 block of West 115th Street. (Credit: CBS)

Two Killed In Head-On Crash In Mount Greenwood

Two men were killed and a woman was injured in a traffic crash early Sunday in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood on the Far Southwest Side, police said.


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South Side Residents Stage Silent Protest Against Gang-Related Funerals

More than 200 local residents, fed up with what they perceive to be dangerous gang-related funeral processions rolling through their Beverly and Mount Greenwood communities, were staged a silent protest Saturday afternoon.


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6 Killed, 36 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

At least six people were killed and 36 others were wounded in separate shootings across Chicago late Friday into Sunday morning, authorities said.


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2 Dead, 17 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two men were killed and at least 17 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago late Friday into early Saturday.


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Man Falls Through Ceiling, Jumps Out Window To Escape Police

A man trying to flee Chicago Police officers ended up falling through the ceiling in a Morgan Park neighborhood house Friday morning, then jumping out a window to escape.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2012

Ronnie Head, 54, of Dolton was killed in a wrong-way crash early Monday that was caused by another driver. (Head family)

Man Driving To Work Killed By Wrong-Way Driver On Bishop Ford

A motorist on his way to his job at the Chicago Tribune was killed early Monday when a wrong-way driver collided with his vehicle on the Bishop Ford Freeway.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2012

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1 Dead, 2 Injured In Far South Side Shooting

Police were searching Friday morning for the shooter who killed one man was killed wounded two others on the city’s Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2012

Walter Thompson, 30, is charged with aggravated DUI in a chain-reaction crash that killed one person and injured four others on Feb. 20, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police)

$400K Bond For DUI Driver In Fatal Crash With Bus, Beer Truck

Bond was set at $400,000 on Wednesday for a Blue Island man charged with DUI in a fatal chain-reaction crash with a CTA bus and a beer truck Monday afternoon.


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Police: Drunk Driver Peed On Floor, Played ‘Air Piano’ At Police Station

Prosecutors say a drunken driver first peed on the floor, then sang and played “air piano” for the officers who arrested him on the city’s Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2012


Man Found Dead In Roseland Home

Detectives are conducting a death investigation after a man was found dead inside a Roseland residence with head trauma.


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Family Sues CTA Over Man’s Death In Accident

A man’s family has sued the CTA, nearly a year after he was hit and killed by a car while running between buses.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011

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Teen Critically Injured, 3 Others Hurt In Hit-And-Run

Four people were hurt in a crash early Saturday on the Far South Side.


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Rash Of Sexual Assaults Plagues West Pullman

A rash of sexual assaults has been plaguing the West Pullman neighborhood for more than four months, police say.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2011

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Man Killed In Bishop Ford Crash

Police say an Evergreen Park man fell asleep at the wheel on the Bishop Ford Freeway, and it cost him his life.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2011