Man Charged With Robbing Off-Duty CPD Officer At GunpointA man has been charged with robbing an off-duty Chicago Police officer of his gun and badge last week during a crime spree in the Lakeview neighborhood on the North Side.
Man Charged With Firing Shots At Police On Far South SideCarlos Padilla, 19, was charged with felony counts of aggravated assault/using a firearm against a peace officer, and aggravated assault with discharge of a firearm, according to police.
Two Charged After Shots Fired In Brighton ParkTwo women have been charged in connection with a shooting in the Brighton Park neighborhood early Wednesday that led to a chase and ended with a rollover crash on the Stevenson Expressway.
Relative Shot By Off-Duty Cop Charged With AssaultA man faces charges of domestic battery and aggravated assault after he was shot over the weekend by an off-duty Chicago Police officer inside their Dunning neighborhood home. The officer, a 47-year-old woman, shot 52-year-old James Holland in the right shoulder when he approached her with a knife, police said.
According To FBI Statistics, Chicago Lags Behind National Murder DecreasesWhile Chicago's murder totals have seen small declines, robberies and aggravated assaults have gone down at a faster rate than the nation as a whole.
FBI's Violent Crime Statistics For Every City In AmericaThe FBI's violent crime report is not a ranking — there are no winners, no losers. Mostly, these statistics are here to help individual cities track their crime over long periods of time...
Austin Man Facing Several Charges After Leading Police On ChaseA West Side man is facing a litany of charges after leading Chicago Police on a chase Tuesday evening. Officers tried to stop 25-year-old Desmond Henry’s vehicle during an investigation at Polk and California about 5:15 p.m., according to police.
Two Teens Accused Of Pointing BB Gun At Girl’s Head In NapervilleReece A. Swedowski, 18, was charged with one misdemeanor count of aggravated assault; and Zachary Q. Kolar, 19, was charged with one misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct, according to Naperville police.
Man Who Prompted Hospital Lockdown In Geneva Arrested In HammondThe man who threatened a relative with a knife, prompting a west suburban hospital to go on lockdown, was arrested late Tuesday in northwest Indiana.
Facebook Quarrel Leads To Standoff, SWAT RaidAbout 10:40 p.m. Monday, officers were called to a home in the 0-100 block of Johns Lane in unincorporated Aurora Township, where a man told police another man, later identified as Oscar Guzman, had pointed a gun at his head during a fight over a Facebook post.
Man Free On Bond For Robbery Charged With Stealing Woman's PurseA man free on bond after being charged with robbing an elderly man in west suburban Riverside in August was arrested last weekend and charged with another robbery in Chicago.
Man Charged With Firing Assault Rifle At Blue Line TrainA 25-year-old man has been charged with firing an assault rifle at a CTA train inside a subway station on Thursday.