Cars Parked Near Metra Tracks Hit By TrainPolice say several drivers attending Beverley's annual breast cancer walk parked too close to the tracks and were clipped by a Metra train.
Fire Department Lieutenant Arrested After Punching Fellow FirefighterPolice said Fire Lt. Leonard Johnson, 53, was involved in an argument with a 52-year-old firefighter at the fire station on the 1700 block of West 95th Street around 8 a.m. Wednesday. Johnson then twice punched his fellow firefighter in the face.
Teen Charged With Trying To Rob Off-Duty Cop At Gunpoint In BeverlyThe boy faces one felony count each of attempted robbery while armed with a firearm and possession of a firearm with a defaced serial number, according to Chicago Police. His identity was not released because of his age.
Off-Duty CPD Officer Fires Shots During Attempted Robbery In BeverlyAn off-duty Chicago Police officer fired shots during an attempted armed robbery in the Beverly neighborhood on the Far South Side.
New Billboard Goes Up In Beverly After Complaints About 'SMILF' BillboardThere’s a new billboard up in the Beverly neighborhood intentionally replacing one that many in the community found offensive.
Police Warn Of Rash Of Robberies On South Side; 'Our Community Is Scared'Three community alerts have been issued one week in the Beverly and Morgan Park neighborhoods.
Police Warn Of Armed Robberies In Beverly, Morgan ParkIn four incidents, the suspects exited a vehicle, approached someone who was alone at the time and, armed with handguns, demanded purses and cellphones, according to a community alert from Chicago Police. The robbers then left the scene in a waiting getaway car.
'SMILF' Billboard Taken Down In BeverlyThe name of a new cable TV show shocked a community on the Southwest Side and the alderman was able to get a billboard company to remove the advertisement this week.
String Of Garage Burglaries Reported In Beverly And Morgan ParkIn each incident, a burglar gained entry to a garage between midnight and 10:30am, by either breaking a window or prying a garage door open.
Beverly Students Raise $3K For Kenyan WellsAt Kellogg Elementary at 92nd and Leavitt, students participated in a one-mile walk to raise money to bring clean water to a village in the Maasai Mara region of Kenya.
1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Thursday Gun ViolenceA 24-year-old man was fatally shot at 3:47 a.m. in the Archer Heights neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Police Investigate Racist Graffiti On Garages In BeverlyAld. Matt O’Shea (19th) said the graffiti was discovered since late Wednesday night, written in marker on at least five garages along Claremont Avenue between 103rd and 105th streets.
Police Investigating Racist Graffiti On Beverly GarageThe “derogatory remarks and symbols” were reported about 9:45 p.m. on a house’s garage in the 10300 block of South Claremont, according to Chicago Police.
1 Killed, 8 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoThe fatal shooting happened Saturday morning in the University Village neighborhood.
Alderman's School Consolidation Plan Draws Opposition From ParentsA local school council meeting became heated in the Beverly neighborhood Tuesday night, with parents upset about a proposal to move and consolidate several local elementary schools.