Taxi Drivers Robbed In Austin, West Garfield ParkIn three robberies, suspects “used force and threat of force” to take cell phones, wallets and money from drivers, according to a community alert from Chicago Police. In one incident, the robbers were armed with a knife.
Five Seriously Injured In Belmont-Cragin CrashPolice said two cars heading south on Cicero Avenue collided just before the intersection at Armitage Avenue around 2:15 a.m.
Three Shot, One Fatally, Outside Austin Liquor StoreA woman was killed and two men were wounded in a shooting outside a liquor store in the Austin neighborhood early Friday.
Good Samaritans Save Suicidal Man Sitting In Middle Of Busy StreetA couple on their way to work Friday stopped to help a man sitting in the middle of busy Cicero Avenue, but little did they know, they had already him.
Man Seriously Wounded In Austin ShootingThe 22-year-old man was standing in an alley in the 400 block of North Cicero Avenue at 2:25 a.m. when he “heard shots and felt pain,” police said.
New Videos Show Mayor Emanuel's Motorcade Run Red Lights, Go Wrong Way Down Cicero AvenueIf the purpose of a ticket is to deter a crime, it's not working. Not for Mayor Emanuel's motorcade at least...
Man Slain At West Side Gas StationShortly after 2 a.m., he was outside the station in the 100 block of South Cicero Avenue when someone walked up and shot him multiple times, police said.
Chase Ends In Crash In Oak ForestIt started around 3 a.m. in nearby Markham, when police tried to pull over a GMC Envoy believed to have been stolen. The driver sped off, with the SUV’s headlights turned off, and police gave chase.
Two Nuns, Elderly Man Killed In 'Bizarre' Oak Lawn WreckTwo nuns and an elderly man were killed Sunday, when the man ran a red light, and plowed into cars stopped in the oncoming lanes in Oak Lawn. Eleven other people were injured in the wreck, two of them critically.
Five Hurt In Bedford Park CrashThe two-vehicle crash happened at South Cicero Avenue and State Road at 11:58 p.m., according to Bedford Park police.
Driver Injured After Vehicle Flips Over, Pins Him In Oak LawnThe male driver, whose age was not immediately known, was driving in the northbound lanes on Cicero Avenue near 99th Street when his vehicle flipped over about 1:20 a.m.
Oak Forest Police Officer Dies In CrashJames Morrissy, 62, died at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, after a crash near 159th and Cicero in Oak Forest.

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