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Dog Park

Evergreen Park Closes Dog Park Over Canine Flu Concerns

Happy Bark Dog Park at 91st and California in Evergreen Park will be a no-bark zone for at least a week or two.


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Police: Fatal Crash Closes Inbound Dan Ryan

At least one person was killed when a car and truck collided on I-94 on the South Side on Friday afternoon.


Alfreda Giedrojc (Credit: Oak Lawn Police)

Oak Lawn Woman Indicted For Brutal Murder Of Granddaughter

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.


Alfreda Giedrojc (Credit: Oak Lawn Police)

Prosecutors: Woman Killed Baby Granddaughter With Sledgehammer, Knife

Sources tell CBS 2 the grandmother, who immigrated from Poland decades ago, has mental health problems.


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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

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.



Suspect In Custody For Fatal South Chicago Shooting

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.


On person was arrested in connection with a police-involved shooting on the South SIde early Wednesday. (Photo provided by Ken Herzlich.)

Suspect Arrested After Shootout With Police

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.


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Off-Duty Cop’s Gun Taken During Armed Robbery

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.


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Utility Worker Discovers Decomposed Body On South Side

An autopsy will be performed on a female body found in the Calumet Heights neighborhood.


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3 Dead, 13 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Three men were dead and at least 13 people were wounded in separate shootings from Friday evening to early Sunday.


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Man Shot, Killed In Calumet Heights Neighborhood

A man was found fatally shot early Sunday in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood.


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Suspicious Fires Break Out At 2 South Side Residences

The Chicago Police Bomb and Arson Section will be investigating a couple of suspicious overnight South Side fires.

WBBM Newsradio–05/15/2012

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Homeowner Shoots, Wounds Burglar In South Chicago

A homeowner shot and wounded a burglar early Monday morning in the back yard of his South Chicago neighborhood home.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2011

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Police Look For Home Invader In Unincorporated Willowbrook

Sheriff’s police in DuPage County are looking for leads in a home invasion in unincorporated Willowbrook.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011

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One Dead, Three Hurt In Dan Ryan Crash

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.


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Two Injured After Vehicle Crashes Into Brainerd Corner Store

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.


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Police Search For Gunman Who Shot Boy, 13

Police are looking for a gunman who shot and wounded a 13-year-old boy last month in the South Side’s Brainerd neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011


8 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

At least eight people were shot and wounded during a six-hour span throughout the city Saturday evening.


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South Side Block Plowed At Last

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.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2011