Chicago Police Commander To Go On Trial For Tough TacticsAt a time when much of the nation is debating the treatment of black suspects by white police officers, Cmdr. Glenn Evans' case unfolds against a different backdrop: He is a black officer credited with safeguarding black neighborhoods.
Man Charged After Shooting, Police Chase In Belmont CraginDamien Padilla, 21, was charged with two felony counts of aggravated battery/discharge of a firearm, two felony counts of aggravated discharge of a firearm, and one misdemeanor count of aggravated assault of a peace officer, according to Chicago Police.
Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Elderly Woman In Arlington HeightsA northwest suburban man charged with sexually assaulting a 97-year-old woman last month in Arlington Heights has been ordered held on a $5 million bond.
Man Convicted In Gang-Related Shooting Sentenced To 80 YearsReginald Royal, 39, was previously convicted of murder and aggravated battery with a firearm in connection to the shooting that killed one man and injured a Chicago Housing Authority employee, according to a statement from the State’s Attorney Office.
Man Charged With Fatal South Shore ShootingBond was denied on Sunday for a man charged with a shooting in the South Shore neighborhood that left a man dead and two others wounded earlier this month.
Darien Attack Of Sikh Man Upgraded To Hate CrimeA 17-year-old has been charged with a hate crime for attacking a Sikh man last week in west suburban Darien.
Person Charged With Punching Ald. David MooreAlderman David Moore says a group of prostitutes didn't believe that he was a public official and attacked him this weekend when he tried to break up their activity in his South Side ward, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Man Charged With Killing One, Wounding Two In Austin ShootingA West Side man was ordered held without bond Thursday for allegedly killing a man and shooting two others after an argument broke out earlier this summer in the Austin neighborhood.
Man Convicted Of 2013 Baseball Bat Attack On Chicago CopTythia Thigpen, 31, was found guilty of four counts of felony aggravated battery — including aggravated battery to a peace officer — and one count of resisting a peace officer following a bench trial before Judge Charles Burns, according to court records.
Hearing Set For Police Commander Accused Of BrutalityGlenn Evans was arrested after an investigation of a January 2013 incident involving the capture of a suspect. Prosecutors accuse Evans of shoving a gun down the man's throat, putting a Taser to his groin, and threatening to kill if the man did not tell him where his gun was.
Pair Charged With Murder In Fatal Lincoln Square StabbingRaymond Boyle, 21; and Dalton Stropes, 20, are each charged with two counts of murder, one count of mob action, and one count of aggravated battery with a weapon, all felonies, according to Chicago Police.
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Deadly CrashJoshua Enriquez apologized Tuesday for killing two women and seriously injuring two others after he intentionally rammed into their car and caused it to crash on the Northwest Side.