16th Street

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Driver Cited In West Side School Bus Crash

A 48-year-old woman heading south in her car on Racine failed to stop at a stop sign and hit the school bus, which was heading west on 16th Street.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Found Shot Dead In Vehicle On West Side

Officers found Steven Noble, 33, inside a vehicle in the 3300 block of West 16th Street.


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Dolton Man Shot And Killed In South Loop

Andre Bunton, 37, was sitting in a car in the 200 block of East 16th Place about 11:25 p.m. when shots were fired and at least one bullet struck him in the chest.


The Guardian Angels patrol 16th and Trumbull on Thursday. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM Newsradio)

Police Issue Community Alert After Girl Abducted, Raped On Way To School

Police have issued a warning about a serious and disturbing attack on a child in the North Lawndale neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2012

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Man Breaks Into Apartment And Rapes Woman At Gunpoint

Police are looking for a man who forced his way into a Near West Side apartment early Monday and sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint.


16th Street Mural

Alderman Wants Graffiti Artists To Paint Legitimate Murals

Ald. Danny Solis (25th) wants graffiti artists to redirect their pastime toward legitimate artwork – namely, murals along a railroad embankment in the Pilsen neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

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8 Wounded In Shootings Late Saturday, Early Sunday

Eight people were wounded in shootings Saturday night and early Sunday on the South and West sides.


A large stone fell from a CTA train embankment near 16th and State streets and ruptured a natural gas line on Feb. 13, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Huge Stone Falls From Train Embankment, Ruptures Gas Line

A large piece of stone fell from a railroad embankment in the South Loop on Monday, rupturing a gas line and prompting the evacuation of a nearby coffee shop.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2012

A toddler was found wandering on a West Side street without shoes or a coat. (Credit: CBS)

Toddler Found Without Shoes Or Coat Brought To Firehouse

Chicago firefighters took a toddler to the hospital Thursday morning after three Good Samaritans found the child wandering on the street with no coat or shoes.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

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UIC Campus On Alert After Attack On Student

Students at the University of Illinois at Chicago are on alert, a day after a female student was attacked just off campus.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2011

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3 Police Cars Damaged During West Side Chase

Three Chicago Police vehicles were involved in accidents overnight, and they were all connected to the same incident.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

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Small Fire Breaks Out At West Side School

Fire crews remain were sent to a West Side elementary school where a fire started in an electrical room Monday morning.