Sheridan Road

Park Tower Fire

2 Hospitalized After Fire At Sheridan Road High-Rise

Two people were hospitalized Sunday night when a fire broke out in a prominent high-rise building in the Edgewater neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2012

Sheridan Road Shooting, Crash

2 Men Dead After Shooting, Crash On Busy Sheridan Road

Police are looking for the person who shot and killed two men in traffic overnight in the Rogers Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012

Lake Michigan (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Man Dies After Being Pulled From Lake

A man pulled from Lake Michigan Sunday afternoon on the North Side has died at an area hospital.


Rogers Park Fire

Rogers Park Fire Leaves Man Dead

A man died in a fire in his Rogers Park neighborhood apartment early Wednesday, just one day moved in, according to fire officials.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

Aaron Smith, Joe Parker

iPhone Leads Police To Suspects In 3 Home Invasions

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.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2011

Crime Scene Tape generic sized image

2 Dead, 13 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In Chicago

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.


Larry Smith

Man Charged With Stabbing Woman To Death In Rogers Park

A man now stands charged with stabbing a woman to death this week in her Rogers Park neighborhood apartment.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2011


Man Burglarizes Car In Evanston, Takes Only About $16 In Change

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.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2011

Northwestern University

Another Northwestern Student Attacked For His Cell Phone

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.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2011

Surveillance image of an armed robbery in Winthrop Harbor. (Credit: Winthrop Harbor Police)

‘Spiderman’ Robbery Caught On Tape In Winthrop Harbor

A tobacco store surveillance camera capture a frightening armed robbery earlier this week in Winthrop Harbor.


Northwestern Robbery

Northwestern Student Attacked, Robbed Of Smartphone

Northwestern University students are on alert, after someone punched a student and robbed him of his smartphone on campus.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2011

Uptown Fatal Crash

Police Seek Driver Who Left Woman Dead In Uptown

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.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2011

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Woman, Teenage Girl Hospitalized After Uptown High-Rise Fire

A woman and a teenage girl are recovering, after being injured in an electrical fire in a high-rise apartment building.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2011

Uptown Shooting

2 Wounded In Latest Uptown Shooting

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.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Uptown Fatal Shooting

1 Man Dead, 1 Wounded In Uptown Shooting

One man is dead, and another is wounded, after a drive-by shooting in the Uptown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011


Addison Woman Dies In Fall Off Uptown Building

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.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

A fire broke out at a building in the 5700 block of North Sheridan Road on Aug. 19, 2011. (Credit: Anonymous CBS 2 Viewer)

Fire Breaks Out At Edgewater Building

Firefighters were on the scene of a blaze at a building in the Edgewater neighborhood Friday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2011


Woodstock-Era Legend Melanie To Play Free Concert In Evanston

Paul McCartney is not the only icon of 1960s pop music coming to town this month.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2011

Fire Graphic

Firefighter Hurt Battling Bartlett Blaze

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.


Brian Banks

Police: Man Attacked Paramedics Who Tried To Help Him

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.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2011