Independence Boulevard

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man, Woman Shot In West Garfield Park

The two were driving in a vehicle about 12:25 a.m. in the 600 block of South Independence Boulevard when a dark colored SUV pulled alongside them and someone inside opened fire, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

11/07/2014

Chicago police investigate after officers shot and killed a 16-year-old boy on a bicycle, after he was shooting randomly in the North Lawndale neighborhood. (Credit: CBS)

Cops Kill Boy Who Was Firing Shots From Bicycle On West Side

Witnesses described hearing more than two dozen gunshots, and seeing people running for cover before police arrived on the scene.

05/06/2013

Nicholas Sauer, 27, allegedly tried to run down a Chicago police officer while attempting to evade capture Sunday evening. (Illinois Department of Corrections)

Parolee Charged With Running Down Officer While Abducting Child

A Chicago police officer was recovering Monday morning, after a man suspected of kidnapping his 2-year-old son struck the officer with his car on the West Side Sunday evening.

11/04/2012

Homan Avenue Shooting

Overnight Shootings Leave 1 Dead, 6 Wounded

One man was killed, and six more were injured, in shootings around Chicago overnight.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2012

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Five Hurt In Lawndale Crash

Five people were hospitalized Monday evening after an auto accident in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

12/19/2011

Silhouette Of Mother And Baby. (AP Graphic)

Flat Tire Doesn’t Upset Couple About To Have A Baby

This is the story about a couple who remained cool, calm and collected overnight when they got a flat tire on the way to the hospital to have a baby.

WBBM Newsradio–11/22/2011

Romeoville Plane Crash

1 Dead, 1 Injured When Small Plane Crashes In Romeoville

One person was killed and another was seriously injured when a small plane they were on crashed in southwest suburban Romeoville on Sunday, taking out power lines near Lewis University Airport.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2011