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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.


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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

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Police Question Parents In Jefferson Park Baby’s Death

Police are questioning the parents of a 3-month old Jefferson Park girl who died on Tuesday as a result of several injuries from child abuse.


Francisco Tirado, arrested for the 65th time, for assaulting a woman and her children. (Photo courtesy Cook County Sheriffs Dept.)

Man Arrested For 65th Time After Holding Woman And Her Children Hostage

A woman and her two small children escaped a home in unincorporated Northbrook after her attacker fell asleep, ending a week-long captivity during which the woman was repeatedly beaten.


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Bond Denied For Suspect After Woman Was Held Captive For 2 Months

More details are emerging about an ordeal suffered by a 20-year-old woman, who was held captive inside a Jefferson Park neighborhood apartment for two months.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2011

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Woman Kidnapped And Abused For Two Months On NW Side, Police Say

A woman was held for more than two months against her will and regularly abused by a former boyfriend who has been charged with attempted murder, kidnapping and domestic battery in the case, police said.


This pickup truck fled the scene after striking two elderly women on the 5700 block of West Lawrence Avenue. One of the women died, the other was seriously hurt. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

UPDATED: Elderly Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run On Her Birthday

A woman who was marking her 82nd birthday suffered fatal injuries when she and a second woman were struck Saturday in a hit-and-run accident on the city’s Northwest side.


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UPDATED: Driver Charged With DUI In Fatal Jefferson Park Wreck

A 35-year-old man has been cited with DUI in a crash that killed two people and injured four – including the offending driver – in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011

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2 Killed, 4 Hurt In Jefferson Park Crash

A fun trip to the Wisconsin Dells turned into tragedy for a family and friends on Tuesday, leaving a mother and son dead and several others injured.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2011

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Police Warn NW Side Businesses Of Recent Burglaries

Police are warning Northwest Side business owners of a string of burglaries.


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2 Injured In Jefferson Park Blaze

Two people are hospitalized in critical condition, after a fire overnight in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2011


4 Hurt In NW Side Crash

CHICAGO (STMW) – Four people were hospitalized following a Sunday evening crash in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.


Lazaro Montanez (Chicago Police Dept. Photo)

Northwest Side Man Charged For Honda Thefts

CHICAGO (STMW) – A man was charged Saturday with multiple thefts from Honda vehicles on the Northwest Side during the past three months.


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Person Shot, Critically Injured On NW Side

CHICAGO (STMW) – Police are investigating the possibility a person who was critically injured early Saturday shot himself in the stomach in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.


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Students Under Arrest After High School Melee

13 high school students are facing charges following a melee that erupted in a hallway at a school.