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A police robot was used to investigate suspicious items on Lake Shore Drive. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Lake Shore Drive Reopens After Suspicious Package Checked

Chicago police shut down Lake Shore Drive on the North Side for more than an hour Wednesday afternoon as they investigated a suspicious package.

04/16/2014

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Boy, 16, Slain In Rogers Park

The boy was walking on a sidewalk in the 7600 block of North Ashland Avenue about 2:40 a.m. when a gray minivan drove by and someone inside shot at him.

04/15/2014

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Seven Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago

The most recent shooting occurred about 1:50 a.m. Friday when a 25-year-old woman was shot in the leg in the 6600 block of North Sheridan Road.

04/11/2014

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Man “Seriously” Injured In North Side Hit-And-Run

About 3 p.m., a 63-year-old man was struck by an dark gray “older model” Nissan Rogue that was driving in reverse in a parking lot in the 4800 block of North Western Avenue.

04/11/2014

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Hearing-Impaired Man Robbed Near Mayor’s North Side Home

The 29-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 1700 block of West Berteau Avenue at 5:45 a.m. when a man got out of a white van, implied he had a weapon, and demanded the victim’s backpack, according to police.

04/10/2014

The bank-robbery suspect known as the "Shady Bandit." (FBI)

Separate Bandits Targeting Supermarket Bank Branches

The FBI calls her the “Shady Bandit,” because of her dark glasses. Another robber is a man the feds call the “Benchwarmer Bandit.” CBS 2′s Mike Parker reports.

03/28/2014

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Man Wounded In Edgewater Shooting

A 23-year-old man was shot in the abdomen about 7:40 a.m. in the 5800 block of North Kenmore Avenue.

03/12/2014

Deion Brown (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Caught Robbing Second Cabbie In Lakeview

A South Side man arrested while holding up his second cab driver of the morning early Tuesday in the North Side Lake View neighborhood has been ordered held on $500,000 bond.

02/20/2014

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Police: Serial Burglar Arrested In Lincoln Park

Police say they’ve caught a serial burglar in the act.

02/13/2014

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Police Investigate Man’s Stabbing Death

Jose Andrade, 46, was found with multiple stab wounds in his home in the 4100 block of North Western Avenue on Wednesday evening.

01/23/2014

Rozell Pullum (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

No Bail For Rogers Park Man Charged With Domestic Battery

A Rogers Park man has been charged after barricading himself inside an apartment during a domestic disturbance Sunday afternoon on the North Side.

01/22/2014

James Whiteside (Credit: Chicago Police)

Suspect In Two Rapes Charged In Two More Attacks

A man being held without bond for allegedly carjacking and raping two women in December has been charged in connection with two additional attacks that same week on the North Side.

01/10/2014

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Man Shot In Rogers Park

The 35-year-old was in an alley about 1:50 a.m. in the 6900 block of North Sheridan Road when two men got out of a dark-colored vehicle and approached, demanding money.

12/30/2013

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3 Critically Hurt In NW Side Hit-And-Run

The three were crossing in the 2500 block of West Devon Avenue when a car traveling west hit them about 8:35 p.m.

12/22/2013

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Man Arrested After Trying To Rob Off-Duty Cop

The officer, 25, was walking in the 1700 block of West Diversey Parkway about 12:30 a.m. when a man rode up on a bicycle, displayed a knife and announced a robbery.

12/20/2013

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Man Arrested For Stabbing Woman In Rogers Park

The 21-year-old woman was arguing with a man around 6:10 a.m. in the 1600 block of West Touhy Avenue when he allegedly began stabbing her.

12/19/2013

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Chicago Fire To Build New Soccer Complex On North Side

A big dome is going up on the city’s North Side.

12/16/2013

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Police: Drunk Ambulance Driver Caused Crash

John Lara, 31, was driving a private ambulance around 10:45 a.m. Monday when he hit a pickup truck at Clark and Montrose. His blood alcohol level was three times the legal limit.

12/11/2013

A fire at a West Rogers Park strip mall lit up the night Friday. (CBS)

Roofers Blamed For Extra-Alarm Fire That Destroys Strip Mall

Roofers had been using propane torches before the West Rogers Park fire was reported at 4 p.m. Friday.

11/15/2013

Lawrence Bradley (Chicago Police Department)

Robber Shot At North Side Store Held On $400,000 Bond

(STMW) — A man who was shot as he tried to rob a North Side store with a fake handgun has been ordered held on $400,000 bond. Lawrence Bradley, 25, of the 15200 block of […]

11/07/2013

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