Video Of Chicago Police Officer Giving Man A Thicker Coat Goes ViralThe encounter inspired the officers to start a clothing drive at their West Side police station.
Homeless Man Gets 50 Years For String Of Sexual AssaultsJames Whiteside, 32, pleaded guilty Thursday to three counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault.
Man Found In Summit Is Cook County’s First Cold Death Of SeasonA homeless man found Monday morning in southwest suburban Summit died of hypothermia, marking Cook County’s first cold-related death of the season.
Homeless Man Gets 20 Years For Knife Attack At East Chicago Train StationJawaun Dontell Woods, 25, pleaded guilty but mentally ill to the charge in the Nov. 26 assault at the South Shore station.
Murder Trial Begins In Death Of Homeless Man Hit With Fire ExtinguisherTwo years ago Aug. 11, at about 1:30 a.m. on a moonless night, then-22-year-old Yancarlo Garcia of Chicago threw a 15-pound fire extinguisher off the roof of the Fulton Street Parking Deck in downtown Elgin.
Viral Picture Of NY Cop Helping Homeless Man Inspires People HereHere in Chicago, similar acts of kindness happen every day without the fanfare. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
Teen Surrenders In Attack On Homeless Man At CTA StopA teen has turned himself in to police, after allegedly being seen punching an older homeless man in a startling viral video filmed at the Chicago Avenue Red Line subway stop.
Homeless Man Slashes 2 Harassers At Jackson Red Line StopA fight turned violent overnight at a CTA Red Line subway station downtown.
Chicago Man Charged With Killing Homeless Man With Fire ExtinguisherA Chicago man has been charged with killing a homeless man in Elgin by throwing a fire extinguisher off the top of a parking garage.
Man Found Badly Beaten, Sodomized In LoopA bloody homeless man was found walking in the Loop early Saturday morning after being beaten and sodomized with a tree branch, according to police.
Cold Not A Factor In Two Men's DeathsThe deaths of two men initially believed to be possible victims of the cold were determined to be natural deaths on Thursday.
Homeless Man Found Dead Near Compactor Was Not CrushedThe homeless man who was found dead Monday morning near a trash compactor on Lower Michigan Avenue was not crushed by the compactor but died of heart disease, an autopsy Tuesday found.