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Metra Conductor Attacked, Suspect Captured

The robber attacked and tried to rob one of the conductors either on Burlington Northern Santa Fe train No. 1268 or at the Western Avenue station.


File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Prosecutor Attacked After Trying To Stop Assault On Apparently Gay Men

A Cook County prosecutor was hospitalized Friday, after losing a lot of blood when two men attacked him for trying to stop an assault on two apparently gay men the night before in the park of Lincoln Park.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2012

Mohamed Natour

Paramedic Attacked By Patient In Ambulance: ‘He Was Unbuckled And Coming At Me’

Chicago Fire Department paramedic Mike Nolan says a hostile car-accident victim attacked him on the way to the hospital.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2011

Northwestern Attack

Northwestern Student Attacked Near Evanston Campus

A Northwestern University has issued an alert after one of its students was attacked and pistol-whipped by two men just off the Evanston campus over the weekend.


Surveillance photo shows the three suspects. (Credit: Forest Park Police)

Elderly Woman Severely Beaten, Video Shows Suspects

Police said the suspects – two men and a woman – watched the elderly woman inside the Ultra Foods Store at 7520 Roosevelt Road on February 11th and then followed her to the parking lot where the severely beat her.


Chicago Fire Department

Firefighter Attacked On South Side

A Chicago Firefighter en route to a call was attacked Wednesday evening by a motorist blocking traffic on the South Side.