16-Year-Old Boy Shot And Killed In Chicago LawnA 16-year-old boy was found dead of a gunshot wound late Monday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood.
Two Men Stabbed, Critically Wounded In Goose Island; Suspect In CustodyA 43-year-old man was arrested after two men were stabbed and critically wounded Monday night in the Goose Island neighborhood.
Homeowner Shoots Intruder In East Garfield ParkAn East Garfield Park neighborhood homeowner shot an intruder in his backyard early Tuesday.
CTA Crime Up More Than 60% Between June And JulyThe rise in crime comes at the same time the CTA continues to add cameras on platforms.
Man Shot During South Shore Home InvasionPolice said three men broke into a couple’s apartment near 78th and Ridgeland around 2:15 a.m., and forced them out of bed. The victim started fighting with his attackers, and one of them shot him in the back.
Police Release Surveillance Photo Of Car In Humboldt Park Hit-And-RunChicago police are searching for the hit-and-run driver who critically injured a woman who was waiting to cross the street Saturday night in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.
Fact Check: Ivanka Trump Falsely Tweets 7 Killed, 52 Wounded 'Near A Playground' In Chicago's 'Deadliest Weekend Of The Year'Ivanka Trump’s tweets suggested all of the shootings in Chicago over the weekend happened in one place, “near a playground.” That’s not even close to being true.
Mayor Lightfoot: 'There Are No Adequate Words' After Mass Shootings In El Paso And Dayton, Chicago's Own Weekend Violence"I absolutely feel for the people whose lives have now been irreparably shattered by this chaos that is coming at the end of a gun," the mayor said.
7 Killed, 46 Wounded In Weekend Shootings; 'It's Destroying The Fiber Of Our Communities'“Please stop. It's killing our families, it's destroying the fiber of our communities. We have to stop this senseless killing,” said Keith Flowers, whose son was killed in a mass shooting in Lawndale on Sunday.
CBS 2 Exclusive: Fire Battalion Chief Recalls Rushing To Aid Of Woman Brutally Attacked Near DePaulWhen Chicago Fire Battalion Chief Michael Weilgat arrived at work on Thursday, July 18, he expected it would be just like any other day – until he became the first to respond after a woman was brutally attacked and slashed near DePaul University.
State Sen. Thomas Cullerton Indicted For Taking $250,000 In Pay And Benefits From Teamsters Despite Doing Little Or No WorkCullerton, 49, was indicted on one count of conspiracy to embezzle from a labor union, 39 counts of embezzlement from a labor union, and one count of making false statements.
Carjackers Crash Stolen Car In West EnglewoodA group of carjackers crashed into four parked cars Thursday night in West Englewood, and ran off before police could catch them.
3 Killed In Shooting, Including Gunman, At Apartment Complex In Elkhart, IndianaPolice told CBS affiliate WSBT-TV two males and a female were dead in the shooting at the Stratford Commons Apartments at 2601 Oakland Ave around 9 a.m.
Judge Grants Protective Order For Evidence In R. Kelly's Case On Child Porn And Obstruction ChargesA federal judge has granted prosecutors’ request for an order restricting access to and what can be said publicly about evidence in singer R. Kelly’s child pornography and obstruction of justice case.
Police Warn Of String Of Robberies At CTA Stations In The Loop And South LoopSeveral people have been robbed on CTA trains and platforms in the Loop and South Loop in the past two weeks.