At least one person was killed when a car and truck collided on I-94 on the South Side on Friday afternoon.
No family members were in attendance Monday when Alfreda Giedrojc, the 62-year-old Oak Lawn woman charged with the murder of her granddaughter, made a brief appearance at the Bridgeview courthouse to be officially indicted for the crime.
Sources tell CBS 2 the grandmother, who immigrated from Poland decades ago, has mental health problems.
A man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.
Telkia Burns was shot and killed about 3:05 p.m. Sunday, during a robbery in the vestibule of a building in the 2900 block of East 91st Street.
A male who is believed to have exchanged gunfire with police early Wednesday was taken into custody a short distance from where the firefight occurred, police said.
The robbery happened about 7:30 p.m., as the off-duty officer sat in his own car near 91st and King Drive, police said.
An autopsy will be performed on a female body found in the Calumet Heights neighborhood.
Three men were dead and at least 13 people were wounded in separate shootings from Friday evening to early Sunday.
A man was found fatally shot early Sunday in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood.
The Chicago Police Bomb and Arson Section will be investigating a couple of suspicious overnight South Side fires.
A homeowner shot and wounded a burglar early Monday morning in the back yard of his South Chicago neighborhood home.
Sheriff’s police in DuPage County are looking for leads in a home invasion in unincorporated Willowbrook.
A man killed in a three-car crash on the outbound Dan Ryan Expressway that left three others seriously to critically hurt Sunday morning has been identified.
A motorist and her passenger were injured when the vehicle she was driving crashed into a corner store Saturday afternoon in the Brainerd neighborhood on the South Side.
Police are looking for a gunman who shot and wounded a 13-year-old boy last month in the South Side’s Brainerd neighborhood.
At least eight people were shot and wounded during a six-hour span throughout the city Saturday evening.
The City of Chicago says every main street and side street in the city has been plowed at least once, but there was one block in the city for which that was not the case until this morning.