911 Operator Jailed For Hanging Up On Thousands Of CallersA former 911 operator in Houston is headed to jail after an investigation revealed that the emergency center worker hung up on thousands of people
Child Shoots Mom in Merrillville Parking LotMerrillville Police say two children were inside a car outside of a Merrillville store when one of them shot and injured their pregnant mother.
Woman Killed, 8-Year-Old Daughter Wounded In Gary ShootingPamela Hunter, a mother of five, was found dead inside her home around 2 a.m. Tuesday, after police responded to a report of a shooting near 35th and King Drive.
Suspect Shot By Police Charged With Home Invasion, Attempted MurderPolice said 19-year-old Marcos Malvaisa shot a 23-year-old woman during a home invasion Wednesday night on the Near West Side.
Furious At Blocked Alley, Man Shoots Off-Duty Police Officer's CarPolice said the officer was dropping someone off near Keeler and Roscoe around 1:20 a.m., when four men in a dark Ford Taurus pulled up behind him.
3 Wounded In Riverdale ShootingThe shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. near 138th and Wallace, about a block and a half away from the Riverdale police station.
Blind, Disabled Man Shot During Robbery Attempt At Canaryville HomeA suspect shot the victim through the closed door of his home near 44th and Parnell, after the victim locked the door to keep him out.
Teen Charged In Murder Of Bradley University Student From ChicagoA 16-year-old male has been charged with murder for a shooting that left a Bradley University student from Chicago and a Peoria man dead.
Northern Illinois Officials See More Juveniles Abusing KidsNorthern Illinois officials are reporting what they call an "alarming" trend, the increase of both the number of children under six who are victims of sexual abuse and the number of sexual offenders who are juveniles.
Woman Grabbed From Behind, Stabbed In Lincoln Park AttackA man ambushed the victim from behind as she was walking to the Fullerton Red Line station, and put her in a chokehold. He then repeatedly stabbed her in her upper body.
Feds Detail Evidence Against Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo' GuzmanA government memo filed Tuesday also says there's evidence that Guzman was involved in a 1992 drug-gang shootout at a Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, nightclub that left six people dead, according to The New York Times.
Billionaire Ken Griffin Donates $10M To Help Fight Chicago CrimeThe money will be used to beef up the Police Department’s use of technology to track and fight crime.