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Robberies Reported Near 35th Street Red Line Station

Police are warning CTA riders about four recent robberies near the 35th Street Red Line station.


CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Suspects Sought In Red Line Robberies On South Side

Police are searching for two young men who have robbed Red Line train commuters at gunpoint on the South Side.


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2 Early Morning Shootings A Day Apart On Same Rogers Park Block

In the span of just over 24 hours this weekend there were two separate shootings — one which resulted in an accident where several parked cars were struck and four people were injured, and another in which a man walking was struck by gunfire — in the same Rogers Park neighborhood block near the Morse CTA Red Line station.


Whitney Martin, 17, is charged with stealing an iPhone from a CTA Red Line passenger on March 17, 2012. The victim and another passenger chased Martin down and tackled her and police used the "Find My iPhone" app to locate the phone in Martin's shirt. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Cops Use iPhone App To Track Down Robber

A 17-year-old woman was arrested for stealing an iPhone from a passenger on the CTA Red Line over the weekend after police used the “Find My iPhone” app to track her down.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2012

CTA Signs With Sprint For Subway Cellular Service

The last major holdout among cell phone firms has signed a contract with CTA to hook up reception in its two major subways.

WBBM Newsradio–11/11/2010