East Village

Gloria Juarez, 53, is accused of scamming immigrants out of as much as $15,000 each by posing as an immigration officer and offering to arrange U.S. citizenship for a number of individuals. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Woman Charged With Posing As Cop To Scam Immigrants

Those in the Little Village neighborhood describe it as a form of terror: the looming threat of deportation. That may in part explain how a woman got away with impersonating an officer.

CBS 2–04/01/2012

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by David Silverman/Newsmakers)

Teens Shot While Walking Home From Basketball

Two young men were wounded in a drive-by shooting in the East Village neighborhood that occurred as they were walking home from playing basketball.