Chicago Area Bank Robberies On The Decline In 2017As of Friday morning, there have been 148 bank robberies this year, according to FBI spokesman Garrett Croon, down from more than 190 in 2016.
Red Cross Busy Assisting With Multiple Fires Across ChicagoVolunteers with the Red Cross in the Chicago area have assisted displaced people at more than a dozen fires over the past few days.
CPD Discourage The Practice Of Firing Guns At Midnight On New Year'sFor some people, the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Day is a time to go outside and fire guns into the air. Police are hoping to discourage the practice.
Broken Hydrant Floods Streets In Roseland And West PullmanWater Department crews were called out to 115th and Yale around 5:15 a.m., after a vehicle crashed into a hydrant, shearing it off.
City Cracking Down On Party Buses For New Year's WeekendWith some New Year’s revelers planning to celebrate on party buses this weekend, city officials said they plan to check buses to make sure no one is illegally carrying drugs or guns, and the companies have the proper licenses.
'Priceless' Handmade Polish Folk Costumes Stolen From Car In Wicker ParkA Chicago woman spent Christmas day searching dumpsters after someone smashed her car window and stole costumes that she calls “priceless.”
'Working the Midnight Shift in Englewood': CPD Officers Create Patrol VideoThe Chicago Police Department has posted a video on its Facebook page showing what its like patrolling in the overnight hours in the Englewood neighborhood.
Pizza Restaurant Stays Open Christmas, Helps Employees Earn Extra DoughA pizza restaurant in Brownsburg, Indiana gave employees and customers a little extra dough on Christmas Day.
Unclaimed Lost-And-Found Items At Suburban Mall Donated To The United WayThe United Way is on the receiving end of what were probably gifts intended for someone else that ended up in the lost and found at a suburban mall.
Activists To Police: Boycott Gun Stores On 'Bad Actors' List“It’s time to transform the relationship between the gun manufacturers and the police,” said Jay Risk, clergy associate with St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Park Ridge.
Chicago Police Headquarters' Urinals Take Aim At PackersThe Bears' biggest rivals are the target of a dirty joke in the men’s room at Chicago Public Safety Headquarters.
Johnson Touts CPD Gains In 2017, Laughs Off Call For U.N. Troops In ChicagoPolice Supt. Eddie Johnson noted shootings and murders both have dropped from 2016, which saw the highest level of homicides in nearly 20 years.
President Trump: 'What The Hell Is Happening In Chicago?'President Trump, speaking at a FBI Academy graduation ceremony on Friday, reissued his blistering attack on Chicago's gun violence.
Reddit Question Resolved, 2 Women Selling Chocolates In LoopA question was posed on the website, 'Reddit' about why two women are standing on opposite corners in the Loop selling the same candy. WBBM’s Mike Krauser decided to investigate.
Stolen Car Crashes Into Library After Teen Shot In Chicago LawnJust after 11 p.m., a person in a black car fired shots into a grey Scion near 60th and Whipple. One of the bullets struck a 14-year-old passenger in the chest.