The man was shot around 1:45 p.m. when he turned toward officers with a dark object in his hand, police officials said.
A 63-year-old man was killed Friday morning when the car he was driving was struck head-on in the northwest suburbs by a larger car being driven by an 86-year-old man.
A 67-year-old woman was killed in a traffic crash in the Northwest Side Logan Square neighborhood early Tuesday.
Two Chicago women have been charged in connection with the fire-related deaths of two small children over the weekend in West Englewood.
Monserrate Shirley, Mark Leonard and Bob Leonard were arrested Friday and charged with felony murder in the Nov. 10 blast, Marion County prosecutor Terry Curry said at a news conference.
A woman was killed and two firefighters and two police officers were injured in a blaze Thursday morning in Arlington Heights.
A 68-year-old man died early Friday after being struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in north suburban Skokie.
CBS 2′s Walter Jacobson says the colleagues of fallen firefighter Herbie Johnson deserve a new, fair contract.
Police have released two persons of interest after a high school senior was fatally shot in the chest Friday afternoon in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood.
The body of Francisco Jose Avila-Castro was found around 5:15 a.m. Wednesday at 33rd Street and Geneva Lane.
A driver was killed after his SUV was struck by a South Shore train near South Bend on Sunday.
Thomas Flahive was a healthy 58-year-old, his fellow firefighters tell CBS 2’s Pamela Jones.
The allegedly impaired teen driver accused of striking and killing a 5-year-old girl on Labor Day may have run over the girl more than once, a lawsuit filed by the victim’s family says.
A man is dead after his gyrocopter crashed Monday morning at an airport in south suburban Lansing, Illinois State Police said.
Chicago Police say one person was killed early this morning in a hit and run accident on the Southwest Side.
A 17-year-old man has been charged with killing an Englewood teen in front of his mother and two brothers outside a laundromat in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
A man is dead after being struck and killed by a vehicle early Saturday, along busy Western Avenue in the Lincoln Square neighborhood.
A 10-year-old boy was killed in a boating accident Saturday afternoon on a lake in the far north suburbs.
Juan Bello, of the 2900 block of W. 25th Street, was charged with reckless homicide and leaving the scene of an accident involving a death.
A mother who admitted consuming “several alcoholic beverages” struck and killed her baby daughter as she was backing her car out of a driveway, police said.