Police Warn Of String Of Armed Robberies At Downtown 7-Eleven StoresChicago police are warning downtown business owners of a series of armed robberies at 7-Eleven convenience stores in recent weeks.
Thieves Steal Your Identity To Get Rental Cars, And You Get Stuck With The BillsCriminals nationwide are stealing victims' identities and using those to rent cars.  These rentals are then stolen, sold and shipped overseas, or used here to commit other crimes locally.  In either case, the identity theft victim is left to clean up the mess.
'You Will Die:' Jovan McPherson Charged With Shooting CPD Officer, Kidnapping Woman In Lincoln ParkAn Elgin man has been charged with attempted murder and several other felonies, accused of shooting a Chicago Police officer Monday afternoon, after he kidnapped a woman in Lincoln Park.
Woman Killed After Being Struck By Stray Bullet While Inside Home In ZionA woman has died after a stray bullet hit her in the head while she was inside her home in north suburban Zion.
Girl, 17, Among 2 Shot In Back Of The YardsThe 17-year-old girl and a 19-year-old woman were driving southbound in the 4600 block of South Paulina Street at about 11:54 p.m. when shots were fired, striking the 17-year-old in the hands and 19-year-old in the back, authorities said. 
Police Investigate Loop CarjackingA man and woman were stopped for a traffic light in the 900 block of South State Street at about 12:11 a.m. when a man exited a dark-colored SUV and fired shots, authorities said. The victims got out of their vehicle a — white Dodge Charger — and the offender got in it and drove away.
Man Fatally Shot In RoselandThe man, 29, was walking out of a gas station when an unknown man approached him on foot and fired shots, police said.
Man Arrested In Lincoln Square BurglaryA man was arrested early Saturday after burglarizing a Lincoln Square business, police said. 
2 CPD Officers, Woman Taken To Hospital After West Side Hit-And-RunTwo Chicago Police officers and a woman were taken to the hospital after a hit and run crash early Saturday, police said. 
No Cameras Will Be Allowed In Courtroom For Jussie Smollett's TrialA Cook County judge denied a request for extended media coverage of the trial on Friday, and also rejected a motion by Smollett’s attorney to dismiss the case.
Boy, 16, Critically Wounded In East Garfield Park ShootingPolice said the boy was sitting in a car in the 700 block of North Hamlin Avenue around 7:40 p.m., when someone shot him in the face.