Lincoln Park

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Man Charged In Sexual Assault On DePaul Campus

A man from Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood, suspected of being a serial rapist, has been charged with one of three recent sexual assaults in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

08/22/2015

Surveillance image of a man suspected of sexually assaulting a 21-year-old woman in the 900 block of West Belden Avenue. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Question Person Of Interest In North Side Attacks On Women

Chicago Police issued a community alert this week about the attacks, which have seen women approached from behind by an unknown man as they return home during the early morning hours.

08/21/2015

A new home under construction in Lincoln Park. (Credit: CBS)

Real Estate Booming In Lincoln Park

CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports the reason is twofold: a lack of inventory of homes in Lincoln Park and low interest rates.

07/01/2015

A statue of Alexander Hamilton in Lincoln Park. (Credit: Chicago Park District.)

While Alexander Hamilton’s Image On $10 Bill Will Be Diminished, He Can Still Be Seen Prominently In Chicago

Alexander Hamilton’s image on the $10 bill will be diminished in a few years, but he’ll still be seen prominently in Chicago.

06/21/2015

Police mark off the stretch of Halsted in Lincoln Park where a woman fell from a second-story balcony early Thursday. (Credit:  Network Video Productions)

Woman Dies After Fall From Lincoln Park Balcony

Karlie Aubry, 23, was leaning over the balcony railing about 12:40 a.m. when she fell from the building in the 2200 block of North Halsted Street, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

06/19/2015

Police mark off the stretch of Halsted in Lincoln Park where a woman fell from a second-story balcony early Thursday. (Credit:  Network Video Productions)

Woman Critically Injured In Fall From Lincoln Park Balcony

She was leaning over the balcony railing about 12:40 a.m. when she fell from the building in the 2200 block of North Halsted Street, police said.

06/18/2015

Fans celebrate the Chicago Blackhawks winning the 2015 Stanley Cup outside of Wrigley Field on June 15, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Blackhawks And Their Fans Keep Stanley Cup Party Going Well Into The Morning

Chicago won its third Stanley Cup in six seasons on Monday night.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2015

Chicago Blackhawks fans. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Police, Business Owners Getting Ready For Rowdy Crowds If Blackhawks Win Stanley Cup

With the Blackhawks on the cusp of clinching the Stanley Cup on home ice for the first time since 1938, Chicago business owners and the Chicago Police Department have been taking steps to prepare for championship celebrations on the city streets.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2015

Police respond to the scene of an armed robbery in Lincoln Park on Monday afternoon. (CBS)

Knife-Wielding Robber Hits Another North Side Boutique

uring Monday’s robbery, a man entered The Blue Jeans Bar at 2210 N. Halsted about 2:40 p.m. and demanded money from the cashier, police said.

06/01/2015

A surveillance image of the three people stealing the handbags. (Credit: Surveillance Video)

Men Dressed As Women Steal Handbags From Lincoln Park Store

Men dressed as women were caught on video stealing thousands in high-end merchandise Wednesday afternoon.

05/27/2015

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Police: Men Tried To Lure Two Girls Into Van In Lincoln Park

Two men tried to lure two girls into a van in the Lincoln Park neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, police said.

05/19/2015

Jawanza Brown (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man, Two Teens Charged In Lincoln Park Carjacking

Jawanza Brown, 21, and two 17-year-old boys approached a 32-year-old man entering his 2002 Chevrolet Malibu at 11:08 p.m. in the 1800 block of North Clybourn Avenue, police said. They implied they had a weapon, took the car and drove off.

05/15/2015

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Another North Side Boutique Struck By Knife-Wielding Robber

The latest incident occurred at Londo Mondo in Lincoln Park, in broad daylight. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.

05/14/2015

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Woman Sexually Assaulted In Lincoln Park Home

Authorities have issued a warning to women living in Lincoln Park, after a woman was raped in her apartment, by an attacker who followed her home from a nearby bar.

05/06/2015

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Police: Man Tries To Lure Girl Into His Car In Lincoln Park

A man tried to lure a young girl into his car Wednesday morning in the North Side Lincoln Park neighborhood.

04/22/2015

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02/28/2015

Firefighters used ropes to crawl on the frozen surface of a lagoon in Lincoln Park, after a car crashed and rolled onto its roof early Monday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Driver Charged In Fatal Rollover On Frozen Lagoon

A man has been charged with driving under the influence in connection with a fatal rollover crash that occurred on Lake Shore Drive near the Lincoln Park Zoo early Monday, police said.

01/21/2015

The victim said he was approached by two armed men in broad daylight. (Credit: CBS)

Man Carjacked In Broad Daylight In Lincoln Park

The victim was startled by two armed men who demanded his BMW.

01/20/2015

Firefighters used ropes to crawl on the frozen surface of a lagoon in Lincoln Park, after a car crashed and rolled onto its roof early Monday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Charges Pending After Fatal Rollover On Frozen Lincoln Park Lagoon

Charges are pending against the driver of a car that veered off Lake Shore Drive and crashed on top of a frozen pond near Lincoln Park Zoo early Monday, leaving a passenger dead.

01/20/2015

Firefighters used ropes to crawl on the frozen surface of a lagoon in Lincoln Park, after a car crashed and rolled onto its roof early Monday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

1 Dead, 1 Critically Injured After Car Overturns On Frozen Lagoon

Police were trying to figure out what caused the driver to lose control and drive onto the frozen lagoon in the 2200 block of North Lake Shore Drive around 1:45 a.m.

01/19/2015

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