Commentary: McCarthy's Firing Doesn't Even Begin To Fix Chicago's ProblemsChange won’t come from the the Mayor’s Office. Change will come from Chicago’s citizens, and the Mayor will be lucky if he's allowed to help.
19-Year-Old Man Shot To Death In AuroraA 19-year-old man was shot to death Saturday afternoon in west suburban Aurora.
According To FBI Statistics, Chicago Lags Behind National Murder DecreasesWhile Chicago's murder totals have seen small declines, robberies and aggravated assaults have gone down at a faster rate than the nation as a whole.
FBI's Violent Crime Statistics For Every City In AmericaThe FBI's violent crime report is not a ranking — there are no winners, no losers. Mostly, these statistics are here to help individual cities track their crime over long periods of time...
FBI's New Rape Definition Leads To A More Comprehensive Look At Chicago CrimeAfter years of partially unreported violent crime statistics in the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report, Chicago’s numerical quirks have finally been hammered out...
Cook County's Rate Of Gun Deaths Low Compared To Some Neighbors, Southern StatesCook County, home to a city so infamous it has multiple nicknames inspired by its murder totals, has a smaller rate of gun deaths than many would expect.
Body Found In Gary Identified As Woman Reported Missing Last WeekThe body of a woman found outside an abandoned home in northwest Indiana on Tuesday night has been identified as a missing 61-year-old woman.
Police: Man Wanted In Grayslake Homicide Killed Himself In ChicagoA man wanted for questioning in a north suburban homicide died of a self-inflicted gunshot in Chicago’s River North neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, police said.
Police Searching For Person Of Interest In Connection With Homicide Near GrayslakePolice are searching for a person of interest in connection with a homicide near Grayslake Tuesday morning, according to the Lake County Sheriff's office.
Gurnee Police Searching For Person Of Interest In HomicideGurnee police are searching for a person of interest in a homicide investigation, police said.
Last Of Three Deaths Tied To Nursing Home Ruled NaturalRobert Rundin, 88, was one of six residents of Holland Home who were hospitalized on Feb. 3. While three of those people have since recovered, Rundin and two others later died.
Overwhelmed Police Sorting Through Seven Murders In Seven Days In Gary, Ind. Two men were found fatally shot in Gary Thursday in a likely double homicide.