Police: Burglars Have Posed As Electric Company Staff, Interested Renters On South, Southwest SidesPolice issued a community alert Sunday about two burglars who have posed as electric company employees or interested renters and found their way into people’s homes on the South and Southwest sides.
Rash Of Auto Thefts Reported In Chinatown, Brighton Park, Gage Park, Back Of The YardsPolice on Sunday warned the public about a rash of auto thefts that have occurred on the Near South and Southwest sides this month.
Teen Charged With Felony After Lights Are Cut Again In Brighton Park; Alderman Hopes It Sends MessageA young man stood charged with a felony Monday night, after police said he was caught cutting the lights in Brighton Park.
State Senator Steps In To Help After Reports On Gangs Cutting Streetlight Wires, Leaving Brighton Park In The DarkGang members have been cutting wires to knock out the streetlights in Brighton Park, and when the city goes out to fix them, the gang members just cut them again. And now, a state senator says funds will be earmarked to do something about it.
3 Children, 2 Adults Hospitalized After 2-Car Accident At 48th And WesternThree children and two adults were rushed to area hospitals Monday evening in a multi-vehicle accident at 48th Street and Western Avenue.
Solution To Brighton Park's Dark Streets Problem Would Come At Hefty PriceGangs are believed to be cutting the lights in Brighton Park -- but a possible solution is an expensive one.
Alderman Says Gangs Have Left At Least 13 Blocks In The Dark In Brighton Park, And Problem Is Getting WorseBrighton Park is in the dark, with street lights completely out on than a dozen blocks.
Garage Fire Displaces 19 People, Including 4 Children, In Brighton ParkA fire broke out at a garage in Brighton Park, displacing 19 people, including four children. 
Man Shot 16 Times While Sitting On Porch In Brighton Park, Police SayA man was in critical condition Tuesday afternoon after being shot 16 times in broad daylight in the Brighton Park neighborhood.
Burglar Is Targeting Seniors In Brighton Park, Police SayPolice on Sunday warned of a burglary suspect who has been targeting seniors in the Brighton Park neighborhood.
Police Warn Of Rash Of Garage Burglaries In Brighton ParkPolice on Saturday warned of a spate of garage burglaries in the Brighton Park neighborhood.