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Bullet Strikes Ambulance While Medics Are In Back

The ambulance, operated by the Chicago Fire Department, was shot about 5:40 p.m. in the 5600 block of South Bishop, according to fire department spokesman Will Knight. The bullet shattered the driver’s-side window, and a large caliber slug was found in the cab portion of the ambulance.


A Chicago police officer tries to protect office equipment inside the station. (Credit: Imgur)

Photos Show Police Station ‘Water Fight’ After Bullet Hits Pipe

A Chicago Police officer who accidentally fired a gun into a water pipe created quite a cleanup challenge, based on photos that emerged on the Internet on Wednesday.


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Bullet Found On Southwest Suburban School Bus

A bullet was found on a school bus leaving a southwest suburban Joliet middle school Tuesday afternoon.


Cook County Jail (Credit: CBS)

Guard Accused Of Trying To Smuggle Bullet, Pills Into Cook County Jail

A Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer was ordered held in lieu of $30,000 bond Tuesday for allegedly trying to bring a 9mm bullet and dozens of pills into Cook County Jail over the weekend.


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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.


A bullet hole is seen in a window. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Driver Struck By Stray Bullet In Garfield Park

A 25-year-old woman who was driving her 59-year-old mother and her 2-year-old nephew early Saturday in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood was wounded when an errant bullet from a nearby shooting pierced the car’s windshield and struck her in the face.


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Classes To Resume After Bullet Shuts Down St. Charles North H.S.

Classes are set to resume Friday at St. Charles North High School, in St. Charles, a day after a bullet found by a staff member in a school hallway, prompted administrators first to lock down the school, and then dismiss classes early.

WBBM Newsradio–09/30/2011

St. Charles Police Patch (Credit: City of St. Charles Website)

St. Charles North H.S. Closed After Single Bullet Is Discovered

The discovery of a single bullet Thursday morning at St. Charles North High School prompted school officials to dismiss students early and to keep their backpacks overnight for inspection.



Bullet Flies Through Man’s House As He Gives Son Shower

A Joliet man was giving his young son a shower late last week, when a bullet went flying through two walls and ended up lodged in his bathroom wall.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

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Man Hit After Bullet Shot Through S. Loop Condo

A resident of a South Loop condo building suffered a graze wound when a bullet came through the wall of his apartment.