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Suit: Cops Ran Over Man With Squad Car, Left Him There As He Had Seizure

Chicago Police ran over an epileptic man with their squad car and left him underneath the vehicle as he had a seizure, calling for backup instead of helping him first, a newly filed federal lawsuit claims.

03/24/2015

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Two Stabbed In North Lawndale Domestic Incident

Officers responded to the “domestic-related stabbing” about 8 p.m. in the 1800 block of South Central Park Avenue, said police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines.

02/23/2015

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Man Dies In North Lawndale Crash

The man was driving northbound in the 1500 block of South Central Park Avenue at 10 a.m. when his vehicle crashed into a tree, police said.

01/22/2015

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Man Shot And Killed In East Garfield Park

The 23-year-old was shot in the shoulder and left thigh about 2:40 a.m. in the 500 block of South Central Park Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala said. Witnesses said they saw the man exchange fire with another person, Zala said.

12/23/2014

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Two Shot In Humboldt Park

About 1:15 a.m., the two were driving south in the 1600 block of North Central Park when a dark-colored SUV pulled up alongside them and someone inside opened fire, police said.

09/05/2014

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Man Shot And Killed In East Garfield Park

Seadl Commings was found in the street with a gunshot wound to the chest about 11:35 p.m. in the 800 block of South Central Park Avenue.

08/19/2014

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1 Dead, 1 Wounded In West Side Shooting

Chasteddy Blocker, 20, was shot in the back and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where she died minutes later. A man, 34, was shot in the right hip and also taken to Mount Sinai where he was listed in critical condition.

05/07/2014

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Man Shot In South Lawndale

A man arguing with his girlfriend was hospitalized early Thursday after his mother’s boyfriend shot him during a domestic dispute in the South Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

02/06/2014

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Man Killed In North Lawndale Home Invasion

Two men knocked on the door of a residence about 8:15 p.m. in the 1600 block of South Central Park Avenue, got into a struggle with a man inside, and shot him in the chest.

12/27/2013

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Man Critically Wounded In Albany Park Shooting

The man was in the 4700 block of North Central Park Avenue, in the Albany Park neighborhood, when he was shot once in the side by a small-caliber gun.

09/03/2013

One man was killed and another was injured in a fire in the Logan Square neighborhood on Oct. 27, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Man Killed, Brother Hurt In Logan Square Fire

Officials were investigating the cause of a fire that killed one man and injured his brother in the Logan Square neighborhood early Saturday.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2012

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2 Officers Injured When SUV Hits Squad Car

Two Chicago Police officers were in the hospital early Friday, after their squad car crashed in the middle of a chase through the Humboldt Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2012

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Rash Of Robberies Plagues Little Village

Police have issued a community alert for the Little Village neighborhood in the wake of a rash of robberies.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

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5 Killed, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

CHICAGO (STMW) — At least five people were killed and 23 others wounded in separate shootings throughout the city that took place from late Friday through early Monday. Three of the shootings — one of […]

04/09/2012

Central Park Avenue Fire

18 Displaced In Albany Park Apartment Building Fire

Eighteen people were displaced, but no one was injured, in an extra-alarm fire early Thursday in the Albany Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2012

Northwest Side Robberies

Robber Targeting Women In Trendy Northwest Side Neighborhoods

Police are warning people on the city’s Near West and Northwest sides about a robber on the loose who has been targeting women.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2012

Eisenhower Expressway Shooting, Chase

Police Catch Shooting Suspects After Chase On Eisenhower

A shooting on the city’s West Side led to a high-speed chase on the Eisenhower Expressway overnight, before police finally caught three suspects miles to the west.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011

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Police Shoot Gun-Wielding Suspect In Albany Park

One person was hospitalized Tuesday morning, after a being shot by police in the Albany Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2011

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Three Charged With Armed Robbery In Humboldt Park

Two roommates and a woman were apprehend by police after they allegedly forced a man who sells medical supplies into his home at gunpoint and robbed him in the Humboldt Park neighborhood late Thursday.

06/05/2011

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3 Police Cars Damaged During West Side Chase

Three Chicago Police vehicles were involved in accidents overnight, and they were all connected to the same incident.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

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