Police Search For 1 Suspect In String Of Greater Grand Crossing Sexual AssaultsPolice on Monday night were searching for one man in a string of sexual assaults that all happened in the space of a few blocks in the Greater Grand Crossing area.
Records: Errol Brice, Man Charged With Plowing Into Bus Shelter And Killing 2, Was On Road Despite History Of DUIErrol Brice is charged with leaving the scene of a deadly crash at a bus stop this past weekend, and he admitted to police that he had had been drinking.
Man Charged With Reckless Homicide After SUV Hits Bus Shelter, Kills Woman In Washington Park NeighborhoodA man stood charged with reckless homicide Tuesday, three days after police said he crashed into a bus shelter – leaving one woman dead and another injured.
Woman Dead A Day After SUV Crashes Into Bus Stop In Washington ParkA woman has died a day after a sport-utility vehicle crashed into a bus shelter, and injured her and another woman, in the Washington Park neighborhood.
Activists Call For Federal Charges Against Jason Van Dyke Following Less Than 7 Year SentenceAfter a quiet weekend, activists took to the streets On Martin Luther King Day to express their anger over Jason Van Dyke's less than seven year sentence for killing Laquan McDonald.
Three Teens Wounded In Shooting On King DriveThree teens were wounded in a shooting on the Bronzeville neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon, Chicago Police said.
Man Shot, Critically Wounded After Fight On CTA BusAbout 8:30 p.m., the 34-year-old was a passenger on a No. 75 CTA bus traveling east on 75th Street near Martin Luther King Drive when he got into an argument with several people on the bus, according to Chicago Police and CTA spokesman Jeff Tolman.
Washington Park Veterans Center Must Fix Code Violations To Stay OpenVolunteer assistant general manager Krystal Burns said the RTW Veteran Center must correct more than 32 city code violations, or risk shutting down. She believes RTW needs about $32,000 to fix the violations and keep the center running.
Girl Rescued From Kidnapping Attempt In BronzevillePolice said a man jumped out of a vehicle at the bus stop at 36th Street and King Drive around 6:30 p.m., grabbed the girl by the neck, and tried to shove her into his car.
Two In Custody After Shooting, Crash In BronzevilleTwo men were walking in the 200 block of East 51st Street at 8:50 a.m. when numerous shots were fired from a passing black car, according to Chicago Police.
1 Killed, 1 Wounded In Bronzeville ShootingTwo men exchanged gunfire during an argument in the 4700 block of South King Drive at 5:10 a.m., according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
1 Killed, 5 Injured In Crash After South Side Police ChasePolice said officers pulled over a Pontiac Bonneville for a routine traffic stop around 7:30 p.m. in the 7500 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue. The 26-year-old man behind the wheel allegedly sped away after the officers got out of their squad car.
Boy, 16, Shot In Greater Grand CrossingThe boy was walking in the 6500 block of South King Drive at 1:03 a.m. when someone fired shots in his direction, police said.
Bud Billiken Parade Marches Through Bronzeville To Celebrate Going Back To SchoolThe theme of this year’s parade is “Education: It’s An Order,” a salute to Col. Eugene Scott, the president of Chicago Defender Charities, which organizes the parade. Scott is retiring, after nearly 20 years leading the nation’s oldest and largest African American parade.
Man Wounded In Grand Boulevard ShootingThe 35-year-old told investigators he was walking in the 4900 block of South King Drive at 2:30 a.m. when he heard shots and felt pain, police said.