CHICAGO (CBS) — In a community all too familiar with gunfire, the sound of softball is a signal of peace. As part of CBS 2′s week-long look at breaking the cycle of violence in Chicago, […]
In their efforts to curb street violence, Chicago police are trying something new.
A man sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl, then drove her home and demanded money, according to police.
A man impersonating a police officer forced a woman into his vehicle at a West Side Austin neighborhood bus stop on Sunday morning, then drove to west suburban Cicero and raped her.
The city saw another bloody weekend as seven men were killed and at least 21 people were wounded in separate shootings since Friday afternoon.
CBS 2′s Mai Martinez checks in with residents of the Austin neighborhood to see how they’re dealing with this week’s heat wave.
A police union spokesman says a Chicago police officer initially withheld returning fire to avoid harming innocent bystanders.
One person was injured and 24 people were displaced — including five children — during an extra alarm fire early Saturday in the Austin neighborhood.
A firefighter was seriously injured battling a blaze late Friday night.