Three children were killed in a fire in their home in Hammond, Ind., late Wednesday night. Their father and two other children survived, but were critically injured. (Credit: CapturedNews Video)

Officials Had Been Trying To Inspect Hammond, Ind. Apartment Where Fatal Fire Erupted

Since last May, the city had been trying to get the landlord to allow inspectors into the rental property, as required by city ordinance. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.


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Suspect Held After Decapitated Body Found In Northwest Side Apartment

Officers found the decapitated, unidentified male about 2:05 a.m. inside a basement apartment in the 2500 block of North Kildare Avenue.


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Man Fires Rifle At TV, Bullet Lands In Neighbor’s Dining Room

A bullet from a rifle fired by a man in his northwest suburban apartment early Friday went through his TV and the walls of his apartment before breaking a window and lodging in the baseboard of a neighbor’s dining room.


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One Killed In Huntley Apartment Fire

The Huntley Fire Chief says a 47-year-old man died in that fire – and that the fire started in that man’s apartment on the ground floor of the apartment building.


Gold Coast Assault

Woman Raped In Her Gold Coast Apartment

A man forced a woman into her Gold Coast apartment and raped her late Tuesday on the Near North Side.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

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Man Breaks Into Apartment And Rapes Woman At Gunpoint

Police are looking for a man who forced his way into a Near West Side apartment early Monday and sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint.


Six people were rescued from an apartment fire in Broadview. (CBS)

Firefighters Rescue Six People From Broadview Apartment Fire

Firefighters rescued six people who were trapped in the upper floor of a three-story apartment building fire.


Evans Avenue Triple Homicide

3 Shot Dead In West Woodlawn Apartment

Police had no suspects Wednesday morning in a late night shooting that left people dead in the West Woodlawn neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Stratford Place Stabbing

Man Dead, Roommate Wounded In East Lakeview Knife Fight

A man is dead, and his roommate is in critical condition, after police say they stabbed each other during an argument in a quiet section of the East Lakeview neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012


Ultimate Fighter Ordered To Pay $23,800 For Destroying Apartment

An ultimate fighter convicted of a rampage in an apartment in Warrenville was handed a pricey repair bill in court.

CBS Chicago–02/29/2012

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Dog Dead, Woman Hospitalized In Mount Prospect Fire

A dog is dead and a woman is hospitalized following an apartment fire in Mount Prospect Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2011

Little Village Fatal

Man Stabbed To Death In Little Village Apartment

A man was found stabbed to death in an apartment early Tuesday in the Little Village neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2011