13-Year-Old Amaria Jones Was Showing Mom Dance Move When She Was Killed By Stray Bullet In South AustinAmaria Jones, 13, who was in the middle of showing her mom a dance move at their West Side home when a gunman – still on the loose – ended a life loaded with promise.
Police Supt. David Brown Says Electronic Monitoring Programs Are Insufficient In Wake Of Violent Weekend, Sheriff Tom Dart AgreesIn the wake of a violent weekend in Chicago in which more than 100 people were shot – including 12 children – Chicago Police Supt. David Brown blamed the increase in failure to monitor violent offenders.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Lashes Out At Alderman For 'Illegally' Recording Call, Leaking Profane Argument Over Looting“There were a lot of incredible emotions that were shared in that call by fellow aldermen, now all of whom don’t feel secure or safe coming together with their colleagues, because of one individual who decided to illegally tape a conversation that was intended to be a private conversation among all of us," Lightfoot said.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot And Ald. Raymond Lopez Have Foul-Mouthed Argument Over Looting; 'You’re 100% Full Of S***' Mayor SaysAld. Raymond Lopez (15th) accused the mayor of being unprepared when looting spread from downtown to the neighborhoods more than a week ago.
LIVE UPDATES: Unrest In Chicago In Wake Of George Floyd ProtestsAfter another night of peaceful protests, but also continued looting and violence, across Chicagoland, CBS Chicago will be providing updates on the unrest and anger following the death of George Floyd who was arrested in Minneapolis on Memorial Day.
Timothy O'Donnell, Wearing Joker Mask, Charged With Torching Chicago Police Car During Weekend's Protest ViolenceTimothy O’Donnell, disguised in a Joker mask but easily identifiable from a neck tattoo, set fire to a Chicago Police SUV in the Loop on Saturday and now faces federal charges for the damage, according to a criminal complaint released Tuesday.
LIVE UPDATES: Peaceful Protest On North Side, But Looting Persists In Parts Of Chicago, Unrest In NapervilleAfter a weekend of devastating violence, looting and protests over the death of George Floyd, Mayor Lightfoot vowed to rebuild the damage.
Surveillance Video Shows B Fresh Store At 55th And Wenworth Looted, Cleaned OutSurveillance video shared with CBS 2 shows dozens of people looting inside the B Fresh clothing store at 55th and Wentworth on Sunday.
Despite Stay-At-Home Order, Memorial Day Weekend 2020 Is Deadliest In Chicago In YearsThe Memorial Day weekend still had several hours to go late Monday afternoon, but it was already the deadliest in Chicago in years.
CPD: 9 Homicides In Chicago's Deadliest Weekend Of The YearHomicides and shootings have dropped significantly the past three years in Chicago, after a 2016 surge in deaths captured national attention.
Chicagoan Devell Hill Turns His Life Around, Gets It Taken Away By ViolenceLast week, Devell Hill was shot to death not far from the gym. His killing overshadowed by the wounding of a Chicago police officer who saw the murder and was attempting to arrest the suspect.
Search For Gunman Who Shot Five People, Including Children, At Chicago Barbershop"I'm very emotional. I'm upset. My head is pounding knowing that my son is in surgery. I just hope I get a call that someone is in custody for it."
New Program Could Mean Tougher Sentences For Gun Offenders In ChicagoA new program called GunStat could lead to tougher sentences for gun offenders in Chicago.
2 Killed, 43 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoDozens of people were shot in Chicago over the weekend.
Lightfoot Slams Ivanka Trump Over 'Nonsense Tweet' With Incorrect Information About Chicago ViolenceMayor Lori Lightfoot fired back Tuesday after Ivanka Trump issued a factually incorrect tweet about gun violence this weekend in Chicago.