Gangs Marking Turf In Avondale By Bending Street Signs, AgainThe street signs in an Avondale neighborhood are so mangled drivers can’t see them, but that’s only the beginning.
Girl, 4, Sexually Abused Inside Elementary School In Avondale, Police SayA 4-year-old girl was sexually abused inside a Northwest Side elementary school, according to police.
4 Kids, 2 Adults Injured In Avondale CrashSix people were injured, including four children, in a rollover crash Thursday morning in the Avondale neighborhood.
Police Investigate 3 Armed Carjackings On Northwest SidePolice are warning drivers on the Northwest Side about a string of three carjackings within about 90 minutes of each other on Sunday morning.
Avondale Residents Concerned About Bent Street Signs Being Used As Gang Signs: 'It Looks Terrible'It's vandalism, seen at Sacramento and Cornelia, Cornelia and Whipple as well as School and Albany. Chicago police said they're not able to confirm any gang practices, but one resident said he has all the confirmation he needs.
Man Found Dead In Fire At 3-Story Building In AvondaleThe man, identified as John Janege, was pronounced dead at the scene shortly before 1 a.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.
12-Year-Old Girl Hurt In Avondale Shooting
Trash Covers Ground Under Mural Of Fallen Chicago FirefightersThe grass has not been cut in weeks and trash covers the ground beneath a mural of three Chicago firefighters who died on the job. Now, one man in the neighborhood is fighting for them.
Emmanuel Aranda, Accused Of Throwing Boy From Balcony In Mall Of America, May Have Been Previously Charged In ChicagoThe man police say threw a 5-year-old boy over a balcony at the Mall of America in Minnesota may have a criminal record in Chicago.
Cars Being Stolen By Thieves Disguised As Tow Truck DriversChicago police said three cars disappeared from three parking lots in the Irving Park and Avondale neighborhoods on Jan. 4 and 5.
1 Killed, 3 Wounded In Shooting At Avondale Gas StationThe shooting happened around 2:45 a.m. at a Shell station at the intersection of Belmont and Sacramento.
Woman Killed, Elderly Mother Injured After Being Hit By SUV In AvondalePolice said an 89-year-old man was trying to park a green Chevy Tahoe in the lot at the Addison Mall near Addison and Sacramento shortly after noon, but had a problem with his accelerator and lost control.
Gunshot Victim Shows Up At North Side Police StationA 34-year-old man was seriously wounded when someone fired shots into his vehicle in the Avondale neighborhood late Monday morning. The victim later showed up at a nearby police station.
2 Killed, 24 Wounded In New Year's Weekend ShootingsThe latest fatal shooting happened shortly before 5 p.m. Monday in the South Side Fuller Park neighborhood.
5 Wounded In Shootings Wednesday Across ChicagoThe day’s latest shooting happened about 8:25 p.m. in the Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.