Lawyer Says Man Charged In Fatal CTA Stabbing Has SchizopreniaArthur Jones, 29, has been institutionalized at least 10 times since he was diagnosed with the illness in high school and was kicked out of DuSable in ninth grade, defense attorney Julie Koehler told Judge Adam Bourgeois Jr.
Activist Worried About Danger Of Guns And Fireworks On July 4thAn activist who often shows up at crime scenes in Chicago helping police with less-than-cooperative witnesses has a warning about gunshots and fireworks as the Fourth of July approaches.
Two Facing Charges After Being Shot By Cook County Sheriff’s DeputyBond was set at $1 million for one of two men who were shot by an off-duty Cook County sheriff’s deputy who witnessed them shooting at a vehicle Sunday night in the Southwest Side Marquette Park neighborhood.
15 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across ChicagoA 4-year-old boy and a 28-year-old woman were wounded in a Woodlawn neighborhood shooting at 9:10 p.m. on the South Side.
Boy, 4, Injured In Shooting In WoodlawnRev. Corey Brooks said kids were shooting off firecrackers and fireworks at the time, so when someone opened fire into a crowd gathered in the courtyard of the Parkway Gardens apartments, no one realized right away there had been a shooting.
Mexican Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Files Appeals Against ExtraditionLawyer Jose Refugio Rodriguez says the appeals argue the statute of limitations has run out on some crimes Guzman is accused of in the United States.
Father Charged With Stabbing Son In Greater Grand CrossingBrian Bramlett, 51, was charged with one misdemeanor count of domestic battery causing bodily harm, according to Chicago Police.
3 Teens Robbed Woodstock Gas Station With BB GunPolice were called at 3:36 a.m. for reports of an armed robbery at the Shell gas station at 315 N. Madison St., according to a statement from Woodstock police. Upon further investigation, they identified the suspects as three teenage boys, ages 14, 15 and 17.
3 Dead, 10 Wounded In Chicago Shootings MondayAbout 11:25 p.m., a 41-year-old man was killed and a woman was injured in a drive-by shooting during a barbecue in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
CPS Counseling Program Helped Cut Violent Crime Arrests In HalfAn anti-violence program at the Chicago Public Schools received a lot of attention Monday at the National Summit on Preventing Youth Violence in Baltimore.
Woman Grazed By Bullet During Shootout In MunsterSeveral cars and a store window also were struck by bullets. Police said there were at least 20 shell casings in the parking lot of the Jewel at Ridge Road and Calumet Avenue.
7 Killed, 48 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoThe most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday morning in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.