Bellwood Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman In South LoopJason Hooks, 20, has been charged with two felony counts of aggravated sexual assault, police said.
One Injured After Partial Derailment Red Line Train On North SideService on part of the Red Line on the North Side is suspended and one person injured after a partial train derailment Saturday afternoon.
Chicago On Track To Have 4G Service In Subways By Year's EndWorkers have completed installation of 4G data coverage inside an initial section of Chicago's subway system.
Police Trying To Identify Man Found Near Rogers Park Red Line StationThe man was unable to provide his name or home address when officers found him in the 1300 block of West Morse Avenue, according to an alert from police.
Brown, Purple Line Work Resumes On Ravenswood ConnectorOnce completed, the $90 million rehabilitation will provide smoother, more reliable rides for the more than 40,000 customers who ride Purple Line Express and Brown Line trains each weekday, according to a statement from the CTA.
Man Struck, Killed By Red Line Train In ChinatownA southbound train hit a person at the Cermak-Chinatown station about 2:30 a.m., a CTA spokesman said.
Red Line Service Returning To Normal After Earlier Reroute Due To SmokeRed Line service was returning to normal Thursday morning, about an hour after the CTA began rerouting Red Line trains to elevated tracks due to reports of smoke in the subway.
Police Warn Of Robber Snatching Necklaces On CTA TrainsPolice were warning women who ride the CTA about a man who has been snatching necklaces off women’s necks, then running off the train as the doors are closing.
Suspect Captured Following Red Line AttacksOne victim, a man suffered a broken jaw. The other victim, a woman, was knocked unconscious, police say.
Man Dies After Chasing Ball On CTA Red Line Tracks In LoopThe man — thought to be in his 50s or 60s — was found unresponsive by officers about 12:35 a.m. on the southbound tracks at the Harrison station, police said. Preliminary information indicates he had been trying to retrieve a large ball that fell on the tracks when he hit the electrically charged third rail.
Police: Red Line Sexual Assault Claim UnfoundedPolice are now saying a woman’s claim that she was sexually assaulted on a CTA train is unfounded, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Woman Sexually Assaulted On Red Line TrainThe incident occurred around 11 p.m. June 16 on a train near the Wilson stop in the 4600 block of North Broadway.