Traffic Stop Yields $500K Worth Of Drugs, MethamphetamineA south suburban man is being held on a $1 million bond after police conducting a traffic stop in west suburban Bloomingdale turned up nearly half a million dollars’ worth of cocaine and methamphetamine Wednesday.
Police: City Hits 500 Murders in 2012The shooting death of a 40-year-old man on the West Side was the city's 500th murder this year, city officials said Friday after initially disagreeing on the tally.
Chicago Police Collect 5,500 Weapons During Gun Turn-InPolice Supt. Garry McCarthy said the tally could go considerably higher. Pallets were still being unloaded at a West Side police warehouse where the weapons will be sorted.
Accenture To Add 500 Jobs In ChicagoThe accounting and consulting firm Accenture will add 500 jobs to its workforce in Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Tuesday.
Wisch: Behold, The Cubs And The Miracle of Mediocrity Don’t despair, Cubs fans. The North Siders will win tonight. It’s Tuesday’s game that you have to worry about.