Ald. Jason Ervin Says Planned Outdoor Roller Rink In West Garfield Park Will Be Community Asset, But Community Leaders Say It Will Mean A Crime RiskA debate has erupted over a piece of land on Chicago's West Side. The city says the site is ideal for family fun. But some in the community insist the location is too violent.
Data Show Carjackings Are Down In Chicago, But Still High Compared With A Year AgoNew numbers reveal carjackings in Chicago are down, but attacks are still unusually high compared with last year.
3 Men Shot, Wounded In Car Near Pete's Fresh Market On Near West SideThree men were shot and wounded in a vehicle on the city’s Near West Side Thursday evening.
Suspect Found With Gun After Downtown Traffic Stop, Foot Chase, Police SayA traffic stop for police ended with a foot chase right in the Loop Tuesday night.
Police Issue Images Of Multiple Suspects Wanted In Two Incidents In August Looting SpreePolice on Sunday released images of people wanted in connection with two specific incidents in the all-night looting spree that happened in and around the downtown area early on the morning of Monday, Aug. 10.
Large Groups Of Mostly Teens Are Getting Out Of Hand Downtown, Neighbors SayIt’s getting out of hand – that’s what people who live downtown say about crowds gathering on weekends.
Andrew Sneed, 36, Charged With Shooting 3 People, Killing One, Who Confronted Him After He Looted West Side Liquor Store, Police SayA man has been arrested and charged after police said he looted a liquor store and then shot three people who confronted him – killing one – during civil unrest on Sunday, May 31 on the city’s West Side.
Police Issue Alert In Search For Man Who Hit Lieutenant With Dirt BikePolice on Thursday issued a community alert seeking information about a suspect who hit a CPD lieutenant with a dirt bike on the West Side over the weekend.
Fire Breaks Out In West Garfield Park, Spreads To Second BuildingFirefighters were working to put out hot spots late Tuesday night after a building caught fire in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Chicago Police Officer Shot On West SideA Chicago Police officer was shot Wednesday afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood by a man he had just seen shoot and kill someone else, police said.
5 People, Including CPD Officer And 2 Young Children, Injured In West Side CrashFive people, including a Chicago Police officer and two young children, were hospitalized after a crash on the city’s West Side Wednesday night.