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Teenage Boys Targeting Women In Southwest Side Robberies

Police in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood are warning residents about two teenage boys who are targeting female victims for robbery.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

Brown Line Accident

Cyclist Hit, Injured By Brown Line Train In Albany Park

A bicyclist was recovering in the hospital Tuesday morning, after he was struck by a Brown Line ‘L’ train on the city’s Northwest Side.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

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Child Abduction Attempts Reported In Chicago, Aurora

Two separate incidents of what first appeared to be incidents of attempted child abduction have caught the attention of police in Chicago and Aurora.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

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Man Tries To Kidnap Girl, 14, On Southwest Side

Chicago Police have issued a community alert about the attempted kidnapping Tuesday of a girl on the Southwest Side.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2012

Kedzie Avenue Fatal Crash

4 Dead, 2 Critically Injured In Little Village Crash

Four people are dead, and two others are critically injured, after a crash at 31st Street and Kedzie Avenue in the Little Village neighborhood overnight.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2012

Lathanniel Barajas, 19, is accused of drunk driving in a crash that injured five people in the 5700 block of South Kedzie Avenue on April 21, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With DUI In Crash That Hurt 5 On SW Side

A 19-year-old man has been charged with felony DUI for allegedly causing a crash that hurt five people — three critically — early Saturday on the Southwest Side.


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Off-Duty Police Detective Shoots 2 People In Lawndale

Two people were hospitalized Wednesday morning after they were shot by an off-duty Chicago Police officer in the West Side’s Lawndale neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2012

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Officer Fires At Suspect Who Tried To Run Him Down

An off-duty Chicago Police officer suffered minor injuries after a man tried to run him over with a car in the Little Village neighborhood Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–03/01/2012

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Vehicle Drives Onto Brown Line Tracks, Catches Fire

A vehicle drove onto Brown Line tracks, hit the third rail and caught fire Sunday morning, causing major delays.


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Man Shot Dead In North Lawndale

A man was shot and killed Thursday night after a gunman came up behind him in the North Lawndale neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2011

Kedzie Avenue Accident

Van Crashes, Flips Over On Kedzie Avenue Near Stevenson

A van hit a wall and flipped over on Kedzie Avenue on the city’s Southwest Side early Friday, leaving the driver injured.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011

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Man, Woman Shot In Separate Brighton Park Drive-By Attacks

A man and a woman were shot in the head during separate drive-by attacks early Friday in the Southwest Side Brighton Park neighborhood.



5 Injured In Marquette Park Crash

Five people were injured during a motor vehicle accident Sunday afternoon on in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the South Side.


A 17-year-old girl waiting at this bus stop in the 300 block of North Kedzie Avenue was kidnapped on Nov. 14, 2011, and taken to a garage, where she later escaped. (Credit: CBS)

Girl Escapes After Being Kidnapped On West Side

A 17-year-old girl escaped to safety this week after being kidnapped at a bus stop on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2011

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Man Killed, 3 Injured In Eisenhower Crash

A South Side man was killed when he drove a car into a wall on the Eisenhower Expressway early Sunday, State Police said.


Mount Greenwood Crash

Driver Crashes Into Mount Greenwood Auto Repair Shop

A man lost control of his car and crashed into an auto repair shop in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood early Friday.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2011

Police Shooting

Man Killed By Police In Albany Park Shootout

Police shot and killed a man overnight after he allegedly opened fire at them in the Albany Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2011

Wilbert Crosby's windshield was smashed after a 12-year-old boy apparently tossed a rock from an overpass along the Eisenhower Expressway on Sept. 4, 2011. Crosby pulled off the expressway, confronted the boy and took him to a nearby police station. (Photo courtesy Wilbert Crosby)

Motorist Hauls Boy To Cops After Rock Tossed Into Windshield

An angry motorist walked a 12-year-old boy into a police station after the child allegedly hurled a rock off a nearby West Side overpass, smashing the windshield of the man’s minivan Sunday morning.


Walgreens Stabbing

Man Charged In Random Stabbings At Southwest Side Walgreens

A 21-year-old man stands charged with a stabbing spree that left three random people injured at a Southwest Side Walgreens drugstore.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011

Walgreens Stabbing

Man Stabs 3 Random Victims At Southwest Side Walgreens

Three people were hospitalized this morning after a stabbing at a Walgreens drugstore on the city’s Southwest Side.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2011