Smart phones may be tempting for robbers to take, but a couple of suspects were outsmarted by the owners of the phones they stole this weekend.
At least six people were wounded in shootings overnight, bringing the total to two dead and at least 13 wounded in gun violence in the city since Friday night.
A man now stands charged with stabbing a woman to death this week in her Rogers Park neighborhood apartment.
Police in Evanston have arrested a man who is suspected of burglarizing a car parked inside of a garage, but only taking $15.91 in change.
Another Northwestern University student was attacked by robbers for his cell phone overnight, in the third such incident in just the past few weeks on or near the Evanston campus.
A tobacco store surveillance camera capture a frightening armed robbery earlier this week in Winthrop Harbor.
Northwestern University students are on alert, after someone punched a student and robbed him of his smartphone on campus.
Police are looking for the public’s help in finding a hit and run driver responsible for the death of a 43-year old woman in the Uptown neighborhood.
A woman and a teenage girl are recovering, after being injured in an electrical fire in a high-rise apartment building.
Two men are wounded after being shot in broad daylight in the Uptown neighborhood, in the third such incident since Sunday in the space of a couple of blocks.
One man is dead, and another is wounded, after a drive-by shooting in the Uptown neighborhood.
A 22-year-old Addison woman died after she fell while trying to climb to a building’s roof during a party in Uptown over the weekend.
Firefighters were on the scene of a blaze at a building in the Edgewater neighborhood Friday afternoon.
Paul McCartney is not the only icon of 1960s pop music coming to town this month.
A firefighter was hurt early Saturday while battling a blaze at a house in northwest suburban Bartlett that a resident of the home had tried to extinguish with a garden hose before calling 911.
Paramedics found Brian Banks passed out and apparently drunk in his car, with his feet sticking out of the open back door, in the northeast corner of the Lakeview neighborhood Tuesday night.
More than two dozen people are facing drug-related charges stemming from a police investigation in the Uptown neighborhood.
One person was injured this morning when a fire broke out in an apartment building in North Lakeview.
A North Side condo owner says the rules are the rules, and no pets allowed, means no pets – even if they can sniff out bedbugs.
A woman is dead, after plunging from a high-rise on Sheridan Road in the East Lakeview neighborhood.