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Police were chasing suspects in this van when it crashed at 59th Street and Western Avenue. (CBS)

Police Chase Ends In Violent Three-Car Crash

CHICAGO (CBS) — A high-speed police pursuit overnight ended in a violent three-car crash on the South Side. The incident happened at 59th and Western when a van, which was being followed by police officers, […]


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Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago

Most recently, a man was shot in the West Side Austin neighborhood. The 20-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 4600 block of West Washington Boulevard about 10:35 p.m. when he heard gunshots and felt pain, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital with a gunshot wound to his buttocks.


Jasmine Curry (Family Photo)

Pregnant Mother Of 5 Killed On Dan Ryan Expressway

After losing his first-born daughter and his youngest son to gun violence in less than a year, Pierre Curry said “I’m going to lose my mind.”


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1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Shootings Overnight

Most recently, a bullet grazed a man’s head after a robbery in the Englewood neighborhood.


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1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Englewood Shooting

Jerald Calhoun, 29, of the 700 block of West 59th Street, was shot and killed less than a mile from his home, according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.


A 32-year-old woman was seriously wounded in a shooting early Monday in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the West Side, police said. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Woman Seriously Injured In Chicago Lawn Shooting

The woman, 32, was walking with two males at West 59th Street and South Campbell Avenue about 12:20 a.m. when two gunmen across the street opened fire.


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Man Charged In Two Sexual Assaults

A Lincoln Park man has been charged in connection with two sexual assaults that allegedly took place Friday – one against an elderly woman near Midway International Airport, and in a separate attack hours earlier in the Montclare neighborhood.


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Man, 65, Killed In Englewood Hit-And-Run

The 65-year-old man was struck by a “maroon or brown van” as he stepped onto 59th Street near a bus stop about 4:40 p.m., police said.


This Chrysler 300 struck another vehicle, then crashed into a building in Gage Park, and the driver fled on foot. (Credit: NVP Video News)

Two Injured In Hit-And-Run Crash In Gage Park

A hit-and-run driver damaged a building and struck another car, sending two people to area hospitals Thursday night in the Southwest Side Gage Park neighborhood.


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Man Shot And Killed In Englewood

The 26-year-old, who has not yet been identified, was walking down a sidewalk in the 1600 block of West 59th Street when a male gunman opened fire.


The CTA station at Midway Airport. (Credit: CBS)

Two Passersby Help Woman Escape From Rape Attempt Near Midway

Two good samaritans were able to help an 18-year-old woman fight off a man who tried to rape her near Midway International Airport earlier this week.


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2 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday Evening

Most recently, a female was shot in the head in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.


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Two Men Shot In Englewood

The two, 26 and 32, were in the 800 block of West 59th Street about 12:45 a.m. when an unknown male approached them and opened fire.


A driver was charged with drunk driving and marijuana possession after crashing his minivan into a dental office at 4020 W. 59th St. on May 27, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Man Charged With DUI After Crashing Into Dental Office

An intoxicated Chicago man earned a handful of traffic citations late Monday after he crashed a minivan into a Southwest Side dental office and fled the scene on foot, police said.


One person was killed when this SUV rolled over and caught fire during a crash in Westmont on March 21, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Two Killed In Fiery Rollover Crash In Westmont

Two people was killed early Thursday, when an SUV crashed, flipped over, and caught fire in west suburban Westmont.


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Man Whose Body Was Found Decomposed Had Been Shot

Authorities say a man whose body was found decomposed in his Englewood neighborhood home had been shot.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2012

Squad Car Crash

Police Sergeant Hospitalized After Squad Car Crash

A Chicago Police sergeant was hospitalized Wednesday morning, after his squad car and a sport-utility vehicle collided on the city’s Southwest Side.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2012

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4 Held After Police Chase From Englewood To Merrillville

Four people are in custody after leading Chicago Police on a more than 35-mile chase overnight.

WBBM Newsradio–04/25/2012

Englewood residents and community activists stage a rally and candlelight vigil a week after a 13-year-old girl was raped on her way to school. (Credit: CBS)

Activists Rally To Support 13-Year-Old Rape Victim In Englewood

The Englewood community came together Tuesday night to support a 13-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted on the way to school.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2012

Englewood Assault Sketch

Police Release Sketch After Girl Is Raped In West Englewood

Police hope a new sketch will help them catch the man who attacked and sexually assaulted a young girl in broad daylight in the West Englewood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2012