Thieves Target Cellphone Stores In Overnight Smash-And-GrabsPolice on Saturday were investigating smash-and-grab robberies at three cellphone stores – with two of them happening just 15 minutes apart.
Teen Stabbed Near CTA Belmont Red-Brown-Purple Line StopA teen was stabbed late Wednesday afternoon near the busy CTA Red-Brown-Purple Line Belmont stop.
Pickpocket Has Been Targeting Elderly Victims In Lakeview, DePaul Areas, Police SayPolice on Sunday evening warned of a pickpocket who have been on the loose in Lakeview and the DePaul area this month.
Neighbors To Weigh In On Proposed Changes To Lake Shore Drive In LakeviewCity and state officials are looking for input from the public as they propose changes on parts of Lake Shore Drive.
Woman Killed, Man Seriously Injured In 4-Car Avondale CrashAbout 7 a.m., a white Jaguar was headed west on Belmont Avenue and ran a red light at the intersection with Kedzie Avenue. The Jaguar hit the passenger side of a black Chevrolet Cobalt headed north on Kedzie, causing the Cobalt to spin and hit two other cars headed south.
Best Neighborhoods To Trick-Or-Treat In ChicagoGet your costumes and your favorite treat buckets. It's time for some serious trick-or-treating in these five locations in the Chicago area.
Man Dies Of Injuries From June Crash In AvondaleAlexis Toledo-DeJesus, 22, was involved in a crash on June 10 in the 2700 block of West Belmont Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Stabbed In LakeviewAbout 11 p.m., the 24-year-old was walking in the 1000 block of West Belmont Avenue when someone approached and stabbed him in the torso and shoulder, police said.
Man Injured In Rollover Crash On KennedyThe man, described only as an adult, was driving northbound on the Kennedy (I-90/94) near Belmont about 11 p.m. when his vehicle struck a light pole, then rolled over, Illinois State Police said.
Off-Duty Sheriff's Officer Exchanges Shots With RobbersAn off-duty Cook County Jail investigator was robbed at gunpoint Wednesday night, then exchanged gunfire with the robbers in the Roscoe Village neighborhood on the North Side.
Man Charged With Drunk Driving After Crash That Killed PedestrianMaciej Machniewicz, 45, was driving south on Austin Avenue before “abruptly” turning east onto Belmont Avenue, according to police. He then hit another southbound vehicle and forced it to crash into a third vehicle. The vehicle Machniewicz was driving then hit a traffic box, a light pole, a fence and a pedestrian before coming to a rest.