Roosevelt Road

Beauty Supply Theft

Spike In Human Hair Thefts Surprises Police

Police say they are surprised by a spike in thefts of human hair in recent months.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2011

CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

UIC Student Attacked By Mob On Bus

As concerns mount about flash mob attacks in the trendy Streeterville neighborhood, the University of Illinois at Chicago is now reporting a similar attack on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011

File Photo (Alex Wong/ Getty Images)

Two Injured By Lawndale Hit-And-Run Driver

The driver of a sport utility vehicle remains in custody after he ran into and critically injured one pedestrain and then hit a second man while fleeing the scene of the first wreck early Sunday in the Lawndale neighborhood.


(CBS File Photo)

Police Officer Injured In Accident On West Side

A Chicago police officer was injured in an accident on the West Side.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2011

Fire Graphic

Extra-Alarm Fire At West Side Asphalt Factory

An extra-alarm fire broke out this afternoon at an asphalt company on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

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2 Stabbed At North Lawndale Barbershop

Two people were stabbed in the North Lawndale neighborhood this morning, reportedly at a barbershop.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2011

Beauty Supply Theft

Video Shows Burglars Stealing A Fortune In Hair Extensions

It was a well-planned heist on the quietest day of the year, Easter Sunday, and burglars who knew exactly what they were looking for: top-quality human hair and hair products collectively worth $80,000.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011

Kenny Hollyfield (left) Robert Mix are charged with attacking and beating a 71-year-old woman in Forest Park. (Credit: Forest Park Police)

Men Charged With Beating Elderly Woman In Forest Park

Two men have been charged with beating and stomping a 71-year-old grandmother in a Forest Park grocery store parking lot.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2011

Homan Avenue Crash

4 Hurt In North Lawndale Crash

Four people are spending the morning in a hospital, after a serious accident on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2011


3 Hurt In Head-On Crash In Wheaton

A van struck a pickup head-on, sending three people to a hospital this morning at a busy intersection in west suburban Wheaton.


Police Shooting, Roosevelt Road

2 Teens Charged After Police Shooting

Two 15-year-old boys now face charges after a police shooting on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2011

Roosevelt-Lawndale Crash

2 Police Officers Injured In West Side Crash

Two Chicago Police officers are on the mend Friday morning, after they were injured by a hit-and-run driver on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–11/26/2010