Alderman: ‘Issues For Years’ With Illegal Activity At Uptown StarbucksA North Side alderman said he is taking “immediate action” after a drug deal led to the fatal shooting of one man, and the wounding of two people, including a 12-year-old, inside an Uptown Starbucks on Thursday night.
Feds: Credit Card Fraud Boss Threatened Rival Would Be 'Cut Into Pieces'The alleged Chicago boss of an international credit card fraud racket has ties to organized crime in Bulgaria, kidnapped a man in Chicago and robbed him of $800,000, ordered a beating and warned a rival would be “cut into pieces,” feds say.
Businesses Team Up With Police To Clean Up RoselandPolice are teaming up with business leaders in a high-crime neighborhood on the South Side, to try to make the area safer and more attractive for doing business.
Cops: Drug, Prostitution Ring Operated Near Merrillville H.S.The suspects are accused of operating a prostitution ring, making bookings through a website for Finest Dynasty Inc., which offered “upscale companions” for an hourly rate. Crack cocaine was also being sold.
Man Faces Felony Charges After Cops Seize Machine Gun, DrugsPolice found a submachine gun, a revolver, 156 bags of heroin, and 260 bags of heroin, during a search of a Gage Park apartment, after catching a man selling drugs.
Chicago Man Gets 12 Years For Selling Heroin In Porter CountyAndrew Loggin, 34, originally faced 20 to 50 years in prison on each of two felony charges of drug dealing, until his Aug. 27 plea to a lesser felony charge.
Police Bust Gang-Controlled Drug Market In Rogers ParkPolice have busted up a gang-controlled drug market in the Rogers Park neighborhood, in an undercover operation that has resulted in charges against 20 people.
More Than 2 Dozen Charged In Uptown StingMore than two dozen people are facing drug-related charges stemming from a police investigation in the Uptown neighborhood.
Police Shut Down Gang Drug-Dealing In 'Terror Town'Chicago police have announced criminal charges against several gang members who allegedly controlled a drug-dealing market in the city's notorious "Terror Town" neighborhood.