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A speed camera system in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Jefferson Park Speed Cameras To Start Issuing Tickets

The cameras were placed at 5471 W. Higgins Ave. last month, and have been issuing warnings since then.


A 58-year-old man was shot by police and critically injured about 10:35 a.m. Monday in the 5200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. (Credit: NVP News video)

Off-Duty Officer Shoots Would-Be Robber At Walgreens

About 10:30 a.m., the man entered the Walgreens in the 5200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue and announced a robbery.


Police are investigating two home invasions on the Northwest Side. (CBS)

Police Investigate Two Home Invasions On Northwest Side

Police are investigating two recent home invasions on the city’s Northwest Side.


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Man Stabbed Several Times Inside Restaurant On NW Side

A man was stabbed several times inside of a restaurant in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side early Saturday, police said.


Aaron Federman, 29, allegedly struck a liquor store clerk with a hammer. (Cook County Sheriff)

Robber Attacks Liquor Store Clerk With Claw Hammer

Aaron Federman, 29, grabbed a pack of gum and went to the register, where he allegedly struck a store clerk with the hammer.


Aaron Federman (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Beating Liquor Store Cashier With Hammer

A man is behind bars for allegedly bludgeoning a liquor store employee with a hammer to the head during a robbery early Monday in Jefferson Park


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Cops: Was Man Intentionally Hit By Car?

Police are looking for the driver of a vehicle who they believe intentionally struck another man, critically wounding him early Monday in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.


William Klosinski (Photo from Chicago Police)

Alert Issued For Missing Elderly Jefferson Park Man

Police have issued a missing person alert for an elderly Jefferson Park man with Alzheimer’s Disease.


CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA Driver Burned In Coffee Attack

A CTA bus driver is recovering from burns after a bizarre attack by a passenger overnight.


Richard Strum has been convicted of reckless homicide in a crash that killed a mother and son in Jefferson Park in 2011. Authorities said he was driving with marijuana in his system. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Convicted In Jefferson Park Crash That Killed Mother, Son

Richard Strum went behind the wheel of his Ford Mustang while he had marijuana in his system and crashed into Claudia Delia’s Honda Civic while it was parked at Austin and Sunnyside avenues in the Jefferson Park neighborhood, Cook County prosecutors said.


Police investigate a crash at Foster and Nagle avenues, after a road rage incident a few miles away on March 22, 2013. A man was shot in the back in the Mayfair neighborhood, and both the victim and the shooter crashed into each other a few miles away at Foster and Nagle. (Credit: CBS)

Road Rage Shooting Leads To Crash In Jefferson Park

Two people were hospitalized Friday morning, after a road rage shooting in the Portage Park neighborhood led to a two-vehicle crash a couple miles away in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.


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One Dead In Jefferson Park Fire

A person was found dead when a fire broke out at a home on the far Northwest Side, fire officials said.



Girl Scouts Urge Mayor To Bring Blue Cart Recycling To Their Neighborhoods

About 70 Girl Scouts from the Portage Park and Jefferson Park neighborhoods turned a photo session with Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday into an opportunity to make their case for more neighborhood recycling.

WBBM Newsradio–01/17/2013

Firefighters rescue several dogs from a burning building in the Jefferson Park neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Dogs Rescued From Jefferson Park Fire Doing Better

“They seem pretty happy right now,” said veterinarian Dr. Andy Orals. “We’re all getting kind of attached to them.”

CBS Chicago–11/30/2012

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Man In Straw Cowboy Hat Robs NW Side Bank

A man in a straw cowboy hat robbed a Jefferson Park neighborhood bank Tuesday on the Northwest Side.


File photo of a Blue Line train.  (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Red, Blue Line Delays Expected This Week

Late night Red and Blue Line riders should allow extra travel time this week as construction is expected to cause minor delays.


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Man Bound, Beaten, Suffocated At NW Side Home

A man was beaten and suffocated after two men bound him and two women in his Northwest Side apartment, then ransacked the home early Sunday.


An SUV crashed into the Jefferson Park post office branch on April 17, 2012. The driver was hospitalized, but no one else was hurt. (Credit: CBS)

SUV Slams Into Jefferson Park Post Office

An SUV crashed into a post office on the Northwest Side late Tuesday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2012

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Man Tries To Lure Girl Into Car In Jefferson Park

Police Thursday morning were looking for a man who tried to lure an 11-year-old girl into his car on the city’s Far Northwest Side.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2012

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Man Charged With Murder In 3-Month-Old Daughter’s Death

A Jefferson Park neighborhood man stands charged with murder in the death of his 3-month-old daughter, who died this week as a result of injuries from child abuse.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2011