Judge Grants City Access To Warehouse Rented By R. Kelly, Amid Claims Of Illegal Use As ResidenceA Cook County judge has granted city officials access to a Near West Side warehouse rented by singer R. Kelly, to investigate complaints people have been living there in violation of zoning laws, and that a kitchen and recording studio were built without proper permits.
Officer Honored After Arresting Man In Chinatown AttackSergeant Michael Bazarek acted quickly when he saw offender, Alexander Taylor attack a 91-year-old man, unprovoked, in Chinatown. 
CPD Warn Residents Of West Side Armed RobberiesAfter all these robberies, police are reminding people that if you are approached by someone, look for something that stands out about them.
Body Camera Video Released From Near West Side Hostage Situation, ShootingPolice said 19-year-old Malvais had broken into a 23-year-old woman’s house and held her at gunpoint.
1 Killed, 12 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across ChicagoAt least one person was killed and 12 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago on Tuesday as summer-like weather returned to Chicago.
Suspect Shot By Police Charged With Home Invasion, Attempted MurderPolice said 19-year-old Marcos Malvais shot a 23-year-old woman during a home invasion Wednesday night on the Near West Side.
Chicago Police Shoot Home Invasion SuspectIt started as a well being check in the 2000 block of West Washington on the near West Side.
Series Of Robberies On Near West SideAuthorities ask anyone with information on the crimes to call Area Central detectives at 312-747-8382.
Burglar Kills Dog, Falls Asleep In Homeowner's BedJoseph Sneed knew right away something was wrong when he got home Wednesday night, and the first thing he saw was not his beloved dog, Carmela, but a piece of luggage blocking the door.
Police Warn Of Near West Side RobberiesThe robbers used a previously stolen vehicle, approached victims, displayed a handgun and then demanded or took property from them, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
No Charges For Concealed Carry Holder Who Shot Man Near West Side StoreA person with a permit to carry a concealed gun has been released without charges after shooting a man Monday night at a Near West Side store.
2 Dead, 6 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across ChicagoThe day’s latest shooting happened at 10:48 p.m. in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.
Two In Custody After Crashing Stolen Car Possibly Used In Armed RobberyTwo people were arrested Sunday night, after crashing a stolen car on the Near West Side. The car allegedly had been used in an armed robbery earlier in the night.
Robbers Struck 3 Times In 4 Hours In West TownIn each incident, the robbers demanded and stole a victim’s property at gunpoint before driving off, according to a Chicago Police alert.
Woman Missing From Near West Side Since NovemberPolice are looking for a woman who has been missing for more than a month from the Near West Side.