Two separate incidents of what first appeared to be incidents of attempted child abduction have caught the attention of police in Chicago and Aurora.
Chicago Police have issued a community alert about the attempted kidnapping Tuesday of a girl on the Southwest Side.
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.
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.
Two people were hospitalized Wednesday morning after they were shot by an off-duty Chicago Police officer in the West Side’s Lawndale neighborhood.
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.
A vehicle drove onto Brown Line tracks, hit the third rail and caught fire Sunday morning, causing major delays.
A man was shot and killed Thursday night after a gunman came up behind him in the North Lawndale neighborhood.
A van hit a wall and flipped over on Kedzie Avenue on the city’s Southwest Side early Friday, leaving the driver injured.
A man and a woman were shot in the head during separate drive-by attacks early Friday in the Southwest Side Brighton Park neighborhood.
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 escaped to safety this week after being kidnapped at a bus stop on the city’s West Side.
A South Side man was killed when he drove a car into a wall on the Eisenhower Expressway early Sunday, State Police said.
A man lost control of his car and crashed into an auto repair shop in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood early Friday.
Police shot and killed a man overnight after he allegedly opened fire at them in the Albany Park neighborhood.
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.
A 21-year-old man stands charged with a stabbing spree that left three random people injured at a Southwest Side Walgreens drugstore.
Three people were hospitalized this morning after a stabbing at a Walgreens drugstore on the city’s Southwest Side.
Police foiled a gunpoint robbery in the Southwest Side’s Ashburn neighborhood Thursday evening, and the alleged robber has been arrested on felony charges.
Interstate 57 was shut down overnight for a dramatic rescue following a crash.