The Chicago police union says an officer “inadvertently” shot an armed robbery suspect early Friday, after the suspect elbowed the officer in the chest in Canaryville.
A Far South Side man fatally stabbed a woman he was in a relationship with after a day of drinking Saturday when she tried to leave with another man, prosecutors said.
The man, 32, was shot in the chest about 1:20 a.m. in the 6700 block of South Parnell Avenue.
Ronald D. Smith III, 32, was shot in the 13700 block of South Parnell Avenue in Riverdale.
One person was seriously injured during a fire early Friday that left seven people displaced from their home in the West Pullman neighborhood on the South Side.
Two firefighters were injured early Tuesday when a porch roof collapsed as they were battling an extra-alarm blaze in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.
One teenage boy was killed and 12 others were injured in Chicago just between 9 p.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday.
One of the boys who were wrongly accused in the 1998 murder of an 11-year-old girl named Ryan Harris will still be spending 52 years in prison for another crime.
A 73-year-old woman was found beaten to death over the weekend in the garage of her home in Bridgeport.
An 80-year-old man was carjacked and beaten by four women whom he gave a ride Wednesday evening in the Englewood neighborhood.
Police in the Englewood neighborhood continue their search for the drive-by gunman who killed an 18-year-old man, and wounded another teen and an 88-year-old bystander.
Three people, including an elderly man, were shot Tuesday afternoon in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. One of the victims, a teenager, later died of his injuries.
A man who has been trying to abduct young children remains on the loose in the Bridgeport neighborhood.
A man is dead after being shot in the Far South Side’s Roseland neighborhood.