Police Officer's Ex-Girlfriend Gets 10 Years For Plot To Kidnap Woman She Blamed For BreakupLissette Ortiz, 56, pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated armed kidnapping, in exchange for prosecutors agreeing to drop other more serious charges, including solicitation of murder for hire.
Humboldt Park Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Critically WoundedPolice said the victims were on the sidewalk in the 700 block of North Trumbull Avenue shortly before 1:30 p.m., when they were shot.
Teen Charged In Pair Of September 2020 Carjackings On South SideA teenager has been charged in a pair of carjackings in September 2020 on the South Side, including one in which he's accused of kidnapping a 22-year-old man.
Chicago Police Warn Of Trio Of Carjackings In South Austin, After Food Delivery Ordered At Same Address In South AustinChicago police are warning about a string of carjackings, in which someone called to have food delivered to the same South Austin neighborhood address three times this month, and then robbed the delivery driver and stole their car.
3 Killed, 26 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoAt least 29 people have been shot across Chicago so far this weekend, and three of the victims have died.
15-Year-Old Critically Wounded, Among 2 Shot In Belmont Heights Online Sale MeetupA 15-year-old boy who was critically wounded was among two shot in an online sale meetup that turned into an attempted robbery late Saturday in Belmont Heights, police said.
Man Dies After Being Shot In West Garfield ParkA man died after he was shot in West Garfield Park early Sunday, police said. 
5 Wounded In Mass Shooting In ChathamFive people were wounded in a mass shooting Friday night in the Chatham neighborhood.
Homeless Man Stabbed On Pace Bus In Vernon HillsErrol Shakes, 51, was arrested for the stabbing, and charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery causing great bodily harm, and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.
Milixen Ardon And Wilfredo Cruz Charged With Murder Of 2-Year-Old Alisson Zelaya, Who Suffered Burns And Bruises In Chicago LawnTwo people are facing murder charges in the death of a 2-year-old girl who suffered burns and bruises at a home in Chicago Lawn earlier this week.
Boy, 16, Charged In West Humboldt Park CarjackingPolice said the boy was arrested Wednesday in East Garfield Park, after he was identified as the carjacker who stole a vehicle by force in the 900 block of North Keeler Avenue on Aug. 13.
Funston Elementary School Briefly Locked Down In Logan Square After Two Shootings Near CampusAn elementary school in Logan Square was placed on lockdown after school hours on Wednesday, following a pair of shootings nearby.
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.