Cindy Schultz was driving south on Ridgeland Avenue near the intersection of 106th Street in Chicago Ridge about 1:15 p.m. when she drove off the road and struck a tree on the west side of the street.
Chicago police said a South Side woman abducted a baby earlier this week to help out her boyfriend, who had been arrested for another crime.
Police in west suburban Berwyn shot and killed a couple of pit bulls Thursday morning, after one of them went after a woman and her small dog.
Joe Pirelli doesn’t remember much about being attacked on the street in his Near North neighborhood in north suburban Waukegan the night of July 27, but his face bears the testimony — five days after the beating, purple discoloration lingered around his eyes, and separate lines of stitches zigzagged across his forehead.
A Waukegan man has landed in jail after turning a routine eviction into a tense police standoff.
An 18-year-old woman is dead, and four others are injured, after a single-car crash in Tinley Park over the weekend.
A man was shot and killed in the South Shore neighborhood Saturday evening.
A serial robber has been terrorizing women in Oak Park, but one of the victims was able to provide enough information for police to create a sketch of the suspect.
Police in west suburban Oak Brook were looking for a man who has attacked three women on the street in the past week.
Police have arrested a South Side man, on charges that he sexually assaulted a 93-year-old woman.