Chicago Police Find Car Tied To Sycamore Double HomicideA stolen car sought in connection to the murders of an elderly woman and her son in far west suburban Sycamore was found in Chicago on Wednesday.
Federal Judge Finds Chicago Terrorism Suspect Unfit To Go To TrialU.S. District Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman is sending Adel Daoud to a psychiatric facility for three months, saying he lacks a rational understanding of the legal proceedings at this time.
Woman Mugged On Mayor Emanuel's Block In RavenswoodA 50-year-old woman was mugged Tuesday afternoon on the same block as Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s home in the Ravenswood neighborhood.
Judge To Rule If Illinois Terrorism Suspect Is Mentally FitA federal judge will consider on Thursday whether a suburban Chicago terrorism suspect who says aliens and Freemasons are after him is mentally fit for trial.
2 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings WednesdayThe most recent fatal shooting happened Wednesday morning in Englewood.
Streamwood Teen Accused Of Running Over Father Three TimesA lawyer for Tarrill Peters Jr. said the then-17-year-old was only trying to flee the neighborhood in his mother’s rented Buick LaCrosse after some relatives started viciously beating his father.
Man Wanted For Fatal Shooting In Harvey Found In VirginiaAntowaun Mathis, 31, was arrested at a residence in Hampton, Virginia, the marshals service said. The arrest occurred without incident. Mathis was held in the Hampton City Jail awaiting extradition.
Man Shot And Killed In Back Of The YardsThe 24-year-old was sitting in a vehicle at 4:13 a.m. in the 5400 block of South Bishop when he was shot in the chest, neck and arm, according to Chicago Police.
Man Wounded In East Garfield Park ShootingAt 12:53 a.m., the 23-year-old was in the 500 block of North Kedzie when a vehicle approached and the man got into an argument with a passenger, who then pulled out a handgun and fired shots, according to Chicago Police.
4 Dead, 13 Wounded In Tuesday ShootingsMost recently, a man was found shot to death in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said.
New Law Aims To Reduce Sexual Assaults On College CampusesA new law in Illinois designed to curb the numbers of sexual assaults on college campuses -- and to hold schools to a higher standard -- has gone into effect as college students are heading back to class for the fall.
Governor Rauner Approves Law To Crack Down On Gun TraffickersGov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation to dramatically increase the penalties for those caught illegally transporting guns into Illinois.