Video Shows Group On Divvy Bikes Attacking, Stealing Bike From Man In Heart Of Loop; Neighbors Say Danger In Area Is Getting WorseA man on his bike was riding through a busy intersection right downtown this week, when he was suddenly surrounded, pushed, and then pulled off the bicycle.
Video Shows Car Splitting In Half In Fiery Crash In East Garfield Park; Driver Runs OffA car was caught on video speeding down Madison Street on the city’s West Side Monday morning, only to crash and split in half.
Police Search For Owner Of Gun Found In Back Seat Of Uber DowntownPolice on Thursday were searching for the owner of a gun that was left in the back seat of an Uber the night before.
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.