Man Charged With Wicker Park ShootingIsmael Betancourt, 29, faces multiple felonies; including aggravated battery, unlawful use of a weapon, and aggravated assault.
No Bond For Man Shot By Police After Allegedly Fleeing Traffic StopDwane Rowlett, 43, was charged with one felony count of aggravated fleeing, one misdemeanor count of DUI and three misdemeanor counts of aggravated assault of a peace officer, according to Chicago Police. He was also issued two traffic citations.
Man Charged With Shooting At Logan Square House PartyA man has been charged with shooting another man during an argument at a house party in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Man Charged With Shooting Three In LakeviewBond was denied Sunday for a man who was charged with shooting three people early Saturday in the North Side Lakeview neighborhood.
Man Charged With Shooting 3 People In Lake ViewA man has been charged with shooting three people early Saturday in the North Side Lake View neighborhood.
Man Charged With Pointing Gun At Off-Duty Chicago Police OfficerA 28-year-old man has been charged with pointing a gun at an off-duty Chicago Police officer Saturday afternoon in the South Deering neighborhood on the Far South Side.
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...