Police: Boy, 8, Shot While Playing With Gun With Another Child In LawndaleThe boy and another 8-year-old child were playing with a gun inside a home near 13th Street and Lawndale Avenue around 10:45 a.m., when the gun went off, police said.
Man Charged In Fatal Albany Park StabbingAn Avondale man has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of caretaker Erenbira Pimentel-Hernandez Wednesday morning in the Albany Park neighborhood.
Teen Shot In North LawndaleThe 16-year-old boy riding a bicycle about 8:15 p.m. in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue, when someone walked up and opened fire, police said.
Water Main Break Floods Streets In Little VillageA water main break in Little Village has left a virtual moat around almost an entire square block Tuesday morning.
Chicago Men Charged In Skokie Catalytic Converter TheftsSkokie officers pulled them over about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 7300 block of Lawndale Avenue after realizing the white minivan they were in matched the description of a vehicle connected to recent thefts.
Three Killed In Separate West Side ShootingsThree people -- including a 15-year-old boy -- were fatally shot Monday afternoon on the West Side, police said.
Boy, 11, Killed In Little Village FireChicago firefighters made several rescues last night, but were not able to save an 11-year old boy from a fire in the Little Village neighborhood.
Iowa Man, Wanted For Sex Abuse Of Own Kids, Caught In ChicagoAn Iowa man is back in custody, after being captured in Chicago following a nationwide manhunt on charges that he tried to sexually assault at least one of his own children.
Police Nab Suspected Serial Burglars In SkokiePolice have arrested the two men they believe are responsible for a series of burglaries in Skokie.
Man Grabs, Tries To Kidnap Girl On SW SidePolice have issued a community alert to let Southwest Side residents know about the attempted kidnapping of an 11-year-old girl last week.
Man Shot Dead At Party In LawndaleA man was shot dead by an off-duty Chicago police officer outside the officer’s South Chicago neighborhood home when he tried to run the officer over with a van he had used to ram into the officer’s garage.
Rescuer Saves 86 Animals From Northwest Side HouseA Chicago man says he found no food or water, and animal waste everywhere, when he rescued dozens of pets from a Northwest Side house Thursday.