1 Killed, 8 Wounded In Shootings Thursday Across ChicagoA 48-year-old man was killed and another seriously wounded in a shooting in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.
Rahm Runs With CPD Recruits, Calls On City To 'Strap On Your Shoes' To Fight CrimeHours after outlining his blueprint for reducing gun violence in Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel went for a pre-dawn run with a group of police recruits, and reiterated his plan to get more cops on the streets, and provide mentors to youths in high-crime communities.
Mexico Nabs Man On FBI's 10 Most Wanted For Chicago KillingThe federal attorney general's office said Thursday that Fidel Urbina was detained on a U.S. extradition warrant in a tiny hamlet named "El Polvo" in a remote part of the border state of Chihuahua.
Former Teacher Charged With Child Porn For Camera In School RestroomElliott Nott, 41, has been charged with seven felony counts of unauthorized videotaping, and one felony count of child pornography.
Man Charged With Lakeview Shooting, RobberyNickolas Burch, 27, faces one count of armed robbery with the discharge of a firearm causing bodily harm, one count of aggravated battery with the discharge of a firearm and two counts of aggravated battery to a police officer, all felonies, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
1 Killed, 1 Seriously Wounded In Englewood ShootingThe shooting happened at 4:57 a.m. in the 5500 block of South Perry, possibly during a robbery, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
Emanuel To Deliver Major Speech On Chicago CrimeChicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will deliver his new, more comprehensive public safety plan for the nation's third-largest city on Thursday, drawing a spotlight on his leadership amid a troubling spike in street violence and an ongoing Department of Justice investigation of his police department.
4 Dead, 12 Wounded In Chicago Shootings WednesdayA man was shot to death Wednesday afternoon in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side.
Warrant Issued For Man Wanted In Fatal Cicero ShootingJulio Servin, 22, was shot to death in the 5500 block of West Cermak about 3:20 a.m. Aug. 21, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Bail Set At $50,000 For Priest Facing Child Porn ChargeThe Rev. Octavio Munoz, 40, is charged with one felony count for possessing two videos depicting boys in sex acts, but the investigation is ongoing and police are still sorting through hundreds of DVDs and VHS tapes “that appear to depict minors in sexual penetration,” Assistant State’s Attorney Guy Lisuzzo said at the bond hearing.
Boy, 12, Arrested In String Of Robberies On North SideA North Side man is talking about his experience being the victim of a 12-year-old who has been arrested and charged in a string of hold-ups in the past week.
Two Men Killed In Shootout In West PullmanAt 12:41 a.m., a 34-year-old man sitting in a vehicle was involved in a shootout with a 28-year-old man standing in the street in the 12300 block of South Halsted, according to Chicago Police.