Drake Avenue

Police Lights Police Car

Man Shot During Robbery In Logan Square

The man, 31, was walking with two other males in the 2400 block of North Drake Avenue when someone approached them and demanded their phones, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.

09/25/2014

A ball cap lies on the ground on the 1400 block of South Drake Avenue, where a 14-year-old boy was shot on Tuesday, June 17, 2014. (Credit: Alex Wroblewski/Sun-Times)

Teen Critically Wounded In North Lawndale Shooting

The 14-year-old boy was standing on the sidewalk in the 1400 block of South Drake Avenue around 10:30 p.m., when a man walked up and shot him.

06/18/2014

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Police Warn Of Ruse Burglaries Targeting Elderly Residents On NW Side

In the reported incidents, one man typically approaches an elderly victim’s home and tries to use a ruse—such as construction work or damage to their garage—to distract the victim while another person enters the home to steal property, according to a community alert.

04/04/2014

Wynton Collins (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Killing Woman In Lawndale

A man arrested in west suburban Bellwood a few hours after fatally shooting a woman in a domestic dispute in the Lawndale neighborhood Monday night has been charged with her murder, according to police.

07/10/2013

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Three Killed In Separate West Side Shootings

Three people — including a 15-year-old boy — were fatally shot Monday afternoon on the West Side, police said.

07/09/2013

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Man Stabbed To Death In Fight With Roommate

The man, 28, was stabbed in the chest about 7:15 p.m. in the 4800 block of North Drake Avenue.

03/19/2013

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4 Dead, 20 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday Night

Four men have been killed and at least 20 people were wounded in gun violence on the city’s streets from Friday night to early Sunday.

09/16/2012

Police Shooting

3 Killed, 8 Wounded In Weekend Violence; Man Also Shot Dead By Police

Three men have been killed, and at least eight more have been wounded, by gunfire in Chicago since Friday night.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2012

Attempted Sex Assault Suspect

Suspect Sought In Series Of Attempted Sex Assaults In Humboldt Park-Logan Square Area

Women in the Humboldt Park and Logan Square neighborhoods are on alert after a pair of attempted sexual assaults.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2012

Isis, a shepherd terrier mix who was abandoned on the West Side and beaten by kids with bats and broomsticks in December 2011, was moved to a foster home a month and a half later. (Credit: Chicago Animal Care and Control)

Dog Abandoned And Attacked On West Side Now In Foster Home

Isis, the shepherd terrier mix who was abandoned in the cold by her owners and then attacked by children with baseball bats, is now in a foster home.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2012

Isis The Dog

Homeless Dog Recovering At Shelter After Being Beaten

A homeless dog named Isis has caught the attention of Chicago dog lovers, after she was beaten over the weekend when her owner moved to a new apartment and left her.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

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Suspect Arrested After Firing Shots At U.S. Marshals

A suspect has been arrested, after shots were filed at U.S. Marshals serving a federal warrant in the Humboldt Park neighborhood this morning.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2011

Drake Avenue Fire

Fire Tears Through Humboldt Park House

Firefighters braved frigid conditions as they battled flames in a Humboldt Park neighborhood house.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2010