The nephew of a prominent community activist was critically wounded on Thursday, when he and another teenager were shot in broad daylight in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.
The suspect in the sexual assault of a pregnant college student was already on electronic monitoring for an unrelated crime.
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A community activist says teenage girls — runaways — were held captive and forced by pimps to have sex.
The 24-year-old suspect was accompanied by activist Andrew Holmes, who helped facilitate her surrender to detectives.
Chicago Police Superintendent outlined a significant drop in key stats on Wednesday and as Brad Edwards reports, they used one face as a shining example of what’s right.
The well-known community activist is recognized with a day in his honor. CBS 2’s Jim Williams sat down with him.
Community activist Andrew Holmes said the people who fire paintball guns at trick-or-treaters think it’s funny, but the victims often end up in the hospital, because of injuries.
CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on why the trail seems to have gone cold in the murder of 6-month-old Jonylah Watkins.
William Lee Martin was killed Friday night, making it two sons killed in one year for Thelma Smith,
Some Chicago neighborhood activists will be out on Halloween night, trying to protect trick-or-treaters from egg-throwers.
Five people were shot to death between Thursday night and early Friday morning in the city of Chicago, including two men whose bodies were found outside a South Deering neighborhood car wash.
One teenage boy was killed and 12 others were injured in Chicago just between 9 p.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday.
An 8-year-old boy paralyzed from the waist down in gang crossfire says he wants to see an end to the violence, but he’s not letting his injury slow him down — on the basketball court or off.
Four years ago Sunday, a 14-year-old Austin High School student disappeared from her home. Saturday, more than 50 family members, police, community residents and ministers joined in prayers for her return.
An Englewood neighborhood billboard for a new shoot-‘em-up action movie is stirring an outcry. CBS2’s Mike Parker explains why community leaders are upset and want the billboard removed.
A Chicago activist on Tuesday was calling on a South Side family to tell police what they know about a gunman who opened fire on their home, killing a 6-year-old girl.