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Cordale Profit (Credit: Chicago Police)

Person Charged With Punching Ald. David Moore

Alderman David Moore says a group of prostitutes didn’t believe that he was a public official and attacked him this weekend when he tried to break up their activity in his South Side ward, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.


A car crashed into a house early Friday in the 900 block of West 107th Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Car Crashes Into Home In Washington Heights

A driver was seriously injured, and a South Side family was startled out of their beds, when the man crashed his car into a home in the Washington Heights neighborhood early Friday.


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Cabbie Stabbed In Englewood Robbery

The driver, a 33-year-old man, was flagged down by a man in his 20s in the 5500 block of South Peoria Street about 12:05 a.m., police said. When the driver stopped, the man reached into the taxi, grabbed the driver’s cell phone and stabbed him in the arm.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Two Men Shot In West Pullman

Both men, 25 and 29, were at the corner of West 116th Place and South Peoria Street when they were shot about 1:30 a.m.


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1 Dead, 19 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The lone fatality occurred Friday afternoon in the Grand Boulevard neighborhood on the South Side.


Sketch of suspect who sexually assaulted two women and a teen Wednesday in the Washington Park neighborhood.(sketch from Chicago Police)

Search Resumes For Suspect In Washington Heights Attacks

Police have resumed searching for a man suspected of raping two women and a teenage girl in Washington Heights early Wednesday, and hiding in another girl’s closet, after determining a “person of interest” they were questioning was not responsible for the crimes.


Chicago police search an alley for evidence, after two women and a teenage girl were raped in the Washington Heights neighborhood. The same suspect also allegedly broke into a family's home, and hid in an 11-year-old girl's closet. (Credit: CBS)

Police Question ‘Person Of Interest’ In Washington Heights Rapes, Break-In

All of the attacks happened within a three-block radius in the Washington Heights neighborhood.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Community Activist’s Son Shot In Englewood

Hal Baskin Jr., 25, was shot in the abdomen in the 6600 block of South Peoria Street around 6:30 p.m. Monday.


Chicago firefighters at the scene of a fire in Englewood on Feb. 18, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

South Side Fire Sends At Least One To Hospital

A woman was hospitalized after she jumped out of a third floor window when a fire erupted inside a home in the Englewood neighborhood on Monday night.


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Man Found Dead In Van On South Side

Detectives have launched a homicide investigation after police found a man dead from a gunshot wound to the head Saturday afternoon in the Hamilton Park neighborhood on the South Side, police said.


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Ald. Thompson Hospitalized After Collapsing At Music Festival

Ald. JoAnn Thompson (16th) remained hospitalized Monday after collapsing the day before.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2012

Peoria And Lake Carjacking

Police Impersonators Carjack Driver On Near West Side

Two men are on the loose right now, after apparently impersonating police officers to steal a car.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2012

Peoria Street Shooting

Teen Shot Dead In Auburn-Gresham

A teenager was shot and killed late Tuesday in the South Side’s Auburn-Gresham neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012

Peoria Street Police Shooting

Man Shot By Police In Englewood

A man was shot and wounded by police early this morning, after he allegedly pointed a gun at officers in the Englewood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

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Man Killed In South Side Hit-And-Run

A man was killed when a pickup truck struck the vehicle he was driving late Saturday in the Gresham neighborhood.