CPD: Downtown Active Shooter Drill 'Went Terribly Wrong'"Apparently a text message went out. They were testing their system and people took that literally, as they should."
Who Dumped The Gator Into The Humboldt Park Lagoon?Police say, if they ever do find out who ditched the gator, the culprit could be charged with animal abuse, neglect or abandonment. 
CPD Board Meets To Decide Officer Rialmo's FateChicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson wants Rialmo fired for violating multiple department rules.
Woman Sexually Assaulted Near Millennium ParkA 27-year-old woman was waiting on the Red Line platform when a male took her phone and started running. She chased after him into the street and afterwards he sexually assaulted her and fled the scene, according to police.
Two CPD Officers Among 3 Injured In Overnight CrashTwo police officers and another driver were hospitalized after a crash in South Austin.
MISSING: Eddie Stewart, 34, From EnglewoodEddie Stewart, 34, has been reported missing from the Englewood neighborhood, according to Chicago police.
Holiday Weekend Gun Violence Has Already Claimed 5 LivesAs the long holiday weekend continues, we're getting an idea of the impact of gun violence in the city as well as the efforts to keep it in check.
16 People Shot This Fourth Of July Compared To 7 Last YearChicago police admit shootings are up so far this holiday weekend compared to last year. There were 33 victims between 6 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. Friday. Three died.
Man Injured By Falling Glass On Michigan AvenueA man was injured when a piece of falling glass struck him on the head while he was walking on Michigan Avenue Friday morning, police said.
Holiday Crowds Cause Chicago Police To Close Some Beach Entrances, Rotating Ramp Closures Along Lake Shore DriveAround noon, Chicago police tweeted that city beaches were nearing capacity and that rotating ramp closures were in effect along Lake Shore Drive.
Two Injured By Gunfire In South Shore NeighborhoodAuthorities said the incident happened around 4:00 Thursday afternoon in the 2800 block of East 77th. A 21-year-old man was allegedly in a verbal altercation with a group of other men standing across the corner from him.