Man Robbed And Shot Dead By Acquaintance With Whom He'd Been In Car On Near West Side, Police SayA man is dead after being robbed and shot by an acquaintance with whom he had been in a car on the city’s Near West Side.
Good Samaritan Speaks Out After Stepping In To Help Kids Off Burning School Bus On Near West SideDramatic video shows fire sweeping through a school bus on the city’s Near West Side Thursday morning.
High-Ranking Chicago Aviation Official Caught Parking Car With City Plates Illegally, Over And Over AgainThe first deputy commissioner for the Chicago Department of Aviation has been caught breaking the law over and over without getting caught.
1 Killed, 6 Wounded In Tuesday ShootingsThe fatal shooting happened about 10:45 p.m. in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. A 22-year-old man was driving in the 11100 block of South Hamlet Avenue when a black SUV pulled alongside and a gunman inside shot him in the abdomen, police said.
Mom Charged After 8-Year-Old Boy Shot While Playing With GunA 31-year-old woman with a felony conviction on her record has been charged with child endangerment, after her 8-year-old son was accidentally shot while he and another child played with her boyfriend’s gun.
Police: Boy, 8, Shot While Playing With Gun With Another Child In LawndaleThe boy and another 8-year-old child were playing with a gun inside a home near 13th Street and Lawndale Avenue around 10:45 a.m., when the gun went off, police said.
Baby Girl Found Dead Inside West Side ApartmentThe mother of the 9-month-old baby has been found and is being questioned by Chicago Police.
SW Suburban Man Shot Dead In PilsenA southwest suburban man was shot dead early Sunday in the Southwest Side Pilsen neighborhood, police said.
2 Dead, At Least 24 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsTwo people have been killed, and at least 24 other people -- one of them a 12-year-old girl -- have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon.
At Least 20 Wounded In Weekend Violence Through Sunday MorningAt least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.
iPhone Leads Police To Suspects In 3 Home InvasionsSmart 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.
Suspect Arrested After Deadly Shooting At UIC Medical CenterA suspect was in custody Friday morning after a deadly shooting at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center.
At Least 1 Dead, 6 Injured In Overnight ShootingsViolence in Chicago in the overnight hours left at least one person dead and six others injured.