Another Light Pole Falls In The Loop -- How Does This Keep On Happening?Light poles across the city continue to pose a major risk to both pedestrians and drivers.
12-Inch Water Main Ruptures Near Willis TowerThe deep-freeze temperatures in Chicago lately have proven to be too much for some pipes in the city.
Rideshare Driver Carjacked In West Garfield ParkA rideshare driver was carjacked Wednesday evening in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Police Warn Of Spree Of Carjackings, Armed Robberies, Shootings Around CityPolice late Wednesday issued a community alert about a spree of carjackings and armed robberies that have been happening around the city in recent days – including one that occurred right downtown early Wednesday morning.
Man Shot, Killed In West Garfield ParkA man is dead after being shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood early Tuesday afternoon.
Valet Workers Take Action When Thieves Target Greektown LotValet parkers fought back over the weekend when thieves targeted car owners in Greektown.
Is City's Plan To Focus On Violence Hot Spots This Summer Working? A Look At One SpotBack in the beginning of the summer, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said the city’s summer violence plan would include a focus on 60 hot spots citywide. Did that focus actually work?
Shattered Windshield Incidents Raise Questions About Security In Downtown Parking GaragesSmashed out windows and shattered glass – a rash of car vandalism in downtown parking garages has put a spotlight on garage security.
Loop Fire Prompts HazMat ResponseConstruction workers caused a small street fire in the Loop, drawing a hazardous materials response Thursday night, fire officials said.
Girl, 14, Shot In East Garfield ParkThe girl was standing on a corner in the 3800 block of West Adams Street about 9:30 p.m. when she heard shots and realized she had been hit, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
Man Shot On Near West SideAbout 8:30 p.m., the man was shot in the foot in the 2300 block of West Adams Street, police said. He is an adult, but his exact age is not yet known, authorities said.
Lightning Strike Might Have Sparked Fire In LombardA fire that caused about $100,000 in damage to a west suburban Lombard home Monday night may have been caused by a lightning strike during the heavy thunderstorms that moved through the Chicago area, officials said.
Man Fatally Shot In Austin ApartmentA friend found 48-year-old Gregory Daniel about 9:45 p.m. Monday on the bedroom floor of his apartment in the 5300 block of West Adams Street with gunshot wounds to his head and abdomen.
3 Killed, 9 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday AfternoonThree men were killed and nine others wounded in gun violence across the city since Monday afternoon, including two men who were found shot to death in West Pullman early Tuesday.
Three Buildings Damaged By West Side FireA fire spread to three buildings Thursday afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.