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Police investigate the scene of a crash and fatal shooting in the 1600 block of West Hubbard Street early Saturday. / photo from Network Video Productions

Man Found Shot To Death In West Town

A man was found shot to death inside a crashed vehicle in the West Town neighborhood early Saturday.

04/19/2014

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Passenger Shot During NW Side Car Chase Flees To Police Station

A woman sitting in the passenger seat of a minivan was shot Saturday morning while the driver was being pursued by people in another car.

04/19/2014

Police Bike Patrols

Police Bike Patrols Added In High-Crime “Impact Zones”

A year after saturating 20 targeted high-crime areas of the city with extra cops on foot patrols, the Police Department has given scores of those officers bicycles for their patrols.

04/18/2014

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Boy, 12, Among 8 Shot Since Thursday Morning

The boy was shot in the leg about 8:45 p.m. after he walked past two males in the 13100 block of South Corliss Avenue and then heard shots and felt pain.

04/18/2014

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Man Seriously Wounded In Chicago Lawn Drive-By

The 28-year-old was outside in the 7000 block of South Rockwell Street about 1:50 p.m. when a silver, four-door vehicle drove by and someone inside shot him in the right shoulder.

04/18/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot During Robbery Attempt In Englewood

The man, 25, was standing outside in the 5600 block of South Morgan Street shortly after 2 a.m. when four males, one of whom had a gun, approached him and tried to rob him,

04/18/2014

Surveillance photo shows the suspect who robbed a Niles bank on Feb. 9. Federal prosecutors say Walter Unbehaun did it because he wanted to return to prison. (Credit: FBI)

Ex-Con Homesick For Prison Gets 3 1/2 Years For Bank Robbery

An ex-con who spent most of his adult life behind bars on Thursday got what he said he wanted for robbing a suburban Chicago bank. The 74-year-old gets to go back to the place he called home — prison.

04/18/2014

Surveillance photo shows the suspect who robbed a Niles bank on Feb. 9. Federal prosecutors say Walter Unbehaun did it because he wanted to return to prison. (Credit: FBI)

Ex-Con Homesick For Prison To Be Sentenced For Bank Robbery

Walter Unbehaun has spent nearly all of his adult life behind bars, so it’s not surprising that he faces sentencing Thursday for yet another crime, a bank robbery last year. His reason for robbing the bank is surprising, though: He was homesick for prison.

04/17/2014

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Teen Charged With Shooting 14-Year-Old In West Pullman

Henry Jackson is charged as an adult with one felony count each of aggravated battery with discharge of a firearm and attempted first degree murder, according to Cook County State’s Attorney’s office spokeswoman Tandra Simonton.

04/17/2014

Arthur Manning (Booking Photo)

Man Gets 25 Years For West Suburban Murder

Arthur Manning spoke softly Wednesday as he, once again, placed the blame for Naromi Mannery’s death on Mannery himself.

04/17/2014

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

Man Shot In South Side Parking Lot

The man, 20, was standing in a parking lot in the 100 block of West Garfield Boulevard about 3:25 a.m. when someone exited a dark-colored sedan, produced a handgun and shot at him.

04/16/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot After Argument On South Side

About 11:05 p.m., the man was at a bar in the 900 block of East 79th Street when he became involved in an argument with another male, who produced a handgun and shot him.

04/16/2014

Authorities arrest a person at Chicago and Wabash avenues Tuesday afternoon following a Downtown bank robbery. / photo by Megan Rogers-Reilley

‘Benchwarmer Bandit’ In Custody After Loop Bank Robbery

Authorities are investigating a robbery at a Fifth Third Bank branch in the Loop Tuesday afternoon, but will not confirm reports that a suspect is in custody.

04/15/2014

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Palos Heights Man Shot In Home Invasion

Deputy Chief Dave Delaney said the suspects broke into a home in the 7900 block of West 131st Street around 3:30 a.m.

04/15/2014

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Boy, 16, Slain In Rogers Park

The boy was walking on a sidewalk in the 7600 block of North Ashland Avenue about 2:40 a.m. when a gray minivan drove by and someone inside shot at him.

04/15/2014

Thomas Snow (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Son Charged With Killing Parents Last Fall

Thomas J. Snow, 34, is charged in the deaths of his father, retired Hammond Morton High School teacher Clifford Snow, 68, and mother, Joyce Snow, 66, whose decomposed bodies were found Oct. 18 in their house in the 14500 block of West 197th Avenue.

04/15/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Teen Charged With Fatal Shooting In Gage Park

Angel Jara was charged with one count of first-degree murder for allegedly shooting Joshua Martinez, 20, in the 3000 block of West 53rd Place about 1 a.m. Sunday.

04/14/2014

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy. (File Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

McCarthy: Lax Gun Laws To Blame For Violence

On the heels of a weekend that saw at least 37 people shot in Chicago – four of them fatally – Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said “lax state and federal gun laws” leave officers “running on a hamster wheel” in efforts to reduce gun violence.

04/14/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

4 Dead, 33 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatality happened early Sunday in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood. Corey Brownlee, 32, was shot in the chest about 2:40 a.m. in the 6000 block of South Indiana Avenue.

04/14/2014

Nahshon Shelton (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Angry Over Tax On Soda Pulls Out Submachine Gun

Nahshon Shelton didn’t want to pay the 22-cent tax on his $1.79 two-liter of Pepsi on Saturday afternoon, so he allegedly pulled a blue-steel Intratec .22-caliber submachine gun inside the convenience store where they tried to make him pay it — and he threatened to kill everyone there.

04/14/2014

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