Man Pleads Not Guilty To 1985 Rape And Murder Of Glen Ellyn TeenMichael Jones, 62, has been charged with two counts of murder and one count of aggravated sexual assault in the 1985 death of Glenbard South High School student Kristina Wesselman.
Man Charged With Murder Of Police Department Civilian EmployeeWilliam Cochran, 18, was charged with first-degree murder and aggravated battery with a firearm for the shooting death of 59-year-old John “Buck” Buckner on Sept. 16, according to Chicago Police.
Cook County's Rate Of Gun Deaths Low Compared To Some Neighbors, Southern StatesCook County, home to a city so infamous it has multiple nicknames inspired by its murder totals, has a smaller rate of gun deaths than many would expect.
Man Charged In August Double MurderLaquan King, 20, faces two counts of first-degree murder for the shooting that happened Aug. 16, according to Chicago Police. The victims were playing dice in the 1600 block of South Springfield about 9:45 p.m. when King walked up and fired shots.
Man Charged In 2013 Chase, Crash That Killed 11-Year-Old BoyThe suspect in a series of carjackings — including one that led to the death of an 11-year-old South Side boy — has been extradited to Chicago from Wisconsin to face criminal charges.
Trial Scheduled To Begin For Alleged Killer Of Metra Police OfficerNine years after Metra Police Officer Thomas Cook was gunned down at a train station in Harvey, his accused killer was set to go on trial this week.
Man Charged With August Murder In West Garfield ParkBond was denied on Sunday for a man charged with killing an 18-year-old man and wounding a teenage boy in a shooting in the West Garfield Park neighborhood in August.
Man Charged With Fatal September Shooting In Humboldt Park A man has been charged with shooting a man to death two weeks ago in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood.
Two Men Lured By Sex: One Escapes From Car Trunk, The Other Found Dead In Burned VehicleCBS 2's Mai Martinez has telling surveillance video.
Murdered Mail Carrier Remembered By Neighborhood He ServedA South Side neighborhood turned out to remember a beloved mail carrier, murdered outside his home on Sept. 20.
Man Charged With Killing Michigan Man In West EnglewoodJermaine Wright was charged with murder in the death of Adrian Jeffries, who was gunned down Aug. 29 in West Englewood. Wright’s brother and Jeffries fought over a woman before the shooting, authorities said. Wright’s brother is still being sought by police.
Opinion: Chicago's Failed To Lower Homicides, Here's What We Need To DoWe act aghast in months where homicides spike in Chicago, but we shouldn't be surprised. This has become the norm, and that should make everyone very, very angry.