File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Man Killed In Canaryville Motorcycle Crash

About 1 a.m., Michael May, 43, lost control of the motorcycle he was riding in the 4300 block of South Wallace Street and “fell to the pavement,” according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.


Four homes on fire in Canaryville. (Photo/Chicago Fire Dept. Media Affairs)

12-Year-Old Boy Warned Residents Of Fire In Canaryville Home

The fire started on the rear porch of one home and a resident of that home, 12-year-old Edwin Perez, is being called a hero for getting everybody out.


Silhouette Of Firefighter. File Photo. (Nate Azark/WBBM)

Firefighter Injured In South Side Fire

A firefighter suffered heat related injuries during a fire at a home in the South Side Canaryville neighborhood Sunday morning.


Police Supt. Garry McCarthy discusses police strategy for handling the large protests expected before and during the NATO summit in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

McCarthy Confident Police Can Handle NATO Protests

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said Wednesday that Chicago police officers assigned to NATO protest duty have passed their first test ahead of this weekend’s NATO summit.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2012

Masked protesters march through Bridgeport, Canaryville and Back of the Yards to decry police brutality. The protesters repeatedly ignored police orders to stay off the streets, since they did not have a parade permit, and they also got into shouting matches with a number of local residents. (Credit: CBS)

Masked Protesters March Through South Side To Decry Police Brutality

With the NATO summit five days away, demonstrations are becoming more intense. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports on a so-called militant march against police brutality Tuesday evening.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

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Rash Of Strong-Armed Robberies Reported In Canaryville, Fuller Park

Police are warning South Side residents of an increase in strong-armed robberies in the Canaryville and Fuller Park neighborhoods.


Christopher Hannus (Photo courtesy of Chicago Police Dept.)

Authorities Seek Disabled Man Missing Since April

Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a missing South Side man who was last seen April 21.