Violent Crime On CTA Buses, Trains Is At A Six-Year High And Is A Growing ProblemA search continued Friday night for two men who stabbed three CTA riders on the Red Line subway downtown. As CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reported, the attack highlights a growing problem with crime on the Chicago Transit Authority.
Trucks Keep Getting Stuck Under Lake Street Green Line Tracks On West Side, As Calls Mount For Warning Signs And A FixFor some truck drivers, all they can do is guess and hope they are able to make it under the Chicago Transit Authority Green Line viaduct over Lake Street on the city’s West Side. But some drivers end up getting stuck, and blocking traffic for hours.
Man Shot, Critically Wounded At Sox-35th Red Line StopA man was shot and critically wounded at the Sox-35th CTA Red Line station Wednesday afternoon.
Man Shot, Wounded On CTA Red Line Train At 69th StreetA young man was shot and wounded Monday evening on a Chicago Transit Authority Red Line train at 69th Street along the Dan Ryan Expressway.
CTA Bus Drivers Protest For Increased Safety, Call Attacks On CTA Employees 'Out Of Control'More than 100 Transit Union members and supporters took to the streets Saturday, protesting what they call "out of control" attacks on CTA employees.
What Is Being Done To Curb Violent Crime On The CTA? An Inside Look At The CPD Mass Transit Unit's EffortsThere have been 576 violent crimes on the CTA this year, and just in the past week, CBS 2 has tracked shootings, stabbings, and beatings on CTA trains and buses and at stations. So what is being done to make Chicago’s public transit safer?
CTA Is Working On Rebuilding 9.5 Miles Of Red, Purple Lines; Some In Evanston Say Project Should Hurry UpCBS 2 got a behind-the-scenes look at a multibillion-dollar project underway to rebuild much of the CTA Red and Purple lines.
CTA Red, Orange, Green Line Trains Left Standing At Roosevelt During Afternoon Rush Due To Police ActivityCTA Red, Green, and Orange line trains were left standing at the Roosevelt stop during the afternoon rush Thursday due to police activity.
Man Dies After Falling 30 Feet From Platform At Western Avenue CTA Blue Line Stop In BucktownA man has died after he fell from the CTA Blue Line platform at the Western Avenue station in Bucktown Tuesday night.
Police: CTA Bus Driver Stabbed In Hand After Confronting Man Who Pickpocketed Woman In Old TownA Chicago Transit Authority bus driver was stabbed in the hand after he confronted a man who had just pickpocketed a woman in Old Town Friday night, police said.
One Man Killed, One Wounded In Knife Fight At Clark/Lake Loop 'L' StationA man is dead after police said he first stabbed another man at the Clark/Lake Loop ‘L’ stop downtown, and the victim then grabbed the knife and stabbed the attacker back.
Stretch Of CTA Blue Line Shuts Down Due To Unauthorized Person On Tracks At Logan SquareBlue Line service was partially shut down between the Damen and Jefferson Park stops Wednesday afternoon after an unauthorized person got onto the tracks at Logan Square.
CTA Bus Crashes Into KFC On Western Avenue On Near West SideA Chicago Transit Authority bus crashed into a Kentucky Fried Chicken on Western Avenue in the Near West Side's Tri-Taylor community late Friday.
CTA Red-Purple Bypass Project To Open Friday, Will Carry Brown Line Trains Over Soaring New Tracks North Of Belmont AvenueThat soaring new CTA train trestle that has been under construction in Lakeview for the past couple of years will officially open on Friday.
2 CTA Blue Line Stations Features New Art Work Part Of Ongoing ProgramThe Chicago Transit Authority on Wednesday unveiled two new works of public art as part of the ongoing modernization program.