Body Cam Video Shows What Led Up To Shooting Of Man By Cook County Sheriff's Police On Southwest SideA man who was shot and wounded by Cook County Sheriff’s police this week was armed, and officers had to use a Taser to subdue him even after he had been shot, authorities said.
Man Shot, Wounded By Cook County Sheriff's Officer On Southwest SideA person was shot and wounded by Cook County Sheriff’s police on the Southwest Side Monday afternoon.
Sam Acho Joins Young People To Turn Old Liquor Store Into Fresh Food Mart In South AustinThere is now one less food desert in South Austin thanks to the efforts of former Bear Sam Acho and a kids’ club.
Man Shot Dead In South Austin Neighborhood Convenience StoreA man was shot and killed Saturday afternoon in a convenience store in the South Austin neighborhood.
Two Families Displaced By Austin fireThe blaze was reported shortly after 10 p.m. in the 800 block of North Laramie Avenue, according to Chicago Police.
Male Shot By Police In AustinPolice officers were on a gang suppression mission in the 1000 block of North Laramie Avenue about 9:40 p.m. when they saw the male approaching their vehicle on foot, according to a statement from Chicago Police. When the officers exited the vehicle to conduct a field interview, the male ran away and the officers chased him, police said.
Shot-Up Car On Eisenhower Might Have Been Involved In Bellwood ShootingA bullet-riddled car found on the Eisenhower Expressway in Chicago early Wednesday might have been shot in west suburban Bellwood.
Police: Man Tried To Lure Girls With Candy Outside Austin SchoolThe sisters, ages 6 and 9, were leaving the after-school program at Hay Community Academy, 1018 N. Laramie Ave., at 4:45 p.m. when a man standing next to a white van asked them, “Hi girls, do you want some candy?” according to a community alert from Area North detectives.
Man Seriously Wounded In Austin ShootingAbout 7:46 p.m., the 19-year-old was shot several times in the abdomen in the 1100 block of North Laramie Avenue.
Hammond Carjacking Leads To Chase, Crash In ChicagoA state trooper saw a vehicle connected with an earlier Hammond carjacking and notified Chicago police, who helped Hammond police chase the vehicle.
CTA Pink Line Train Hits SUV In CiceroThree people were taken to area hospitals with minor injuries after a CTA Pink Line train struck a vehicle in west suburban Cicero Thursday evening.