Man Fires Shots At His SUV As Someone Tries To Drive Away In It In Wicker ParkA man shot a gun at his own SUV as someone tried to steal it in Wicker Park Monday night.
Some Carjacking Victims Have Lost All Sense Of Security, And Some Who Are Rideshare Drivers Have Lost LivelihoodsThe rise in carjackings in Chicago has certainly left many of us uneasy.
Carjacking Epidemic In Chicago Isn't Letting Up, And Residents Say It Can't Be Allowed To Get WorseThis past weekend saw another rash of violent carjackings across the city – and that came after 2020 saw a jump of more than 135 percent in the number of carjackings compared to the year before.
With Another Rash Of Carjackings This Weekend, Victims Want Solutions Rather Than Just Reports Of PatternsIt remains a growing epidemic within the coronavirus pandemic – carjackings were up 132 percent in 2020, and they show no signs of slowing.
Woman Carjacked At Gunpoint In Wicker ParkPolice said the 49-year-old woman was walking from her car in a parking lot on the 2200 block of West Division Street shortly after 11 p.m., when three men walked up, and one of them pulled out a gun and demanded the keys to her vehicle.
Esquire Magazine Lists 4 Chicago Spots Among Restaurants That Must Survive COVID-19 PandemicEsquire Magazine has named 100 restaurants that America can’t afford to lose during this pandemic, and four local restaurants are on the list.
Man Charged In Carjacking In Wicker Park Jewel-Osco Parking LotQuitone Nash, of Markham, was out on bond on previous misdemeanor charges when he and two other men carjacked a man sleeping in his vehicle in the parking lot of a Jewel grocery store in Wicker Park.
Man Carjacked At Milwaukee, Damen, And North Avenues In Wicker ParkA man was carjacked Saturday morning at the busy intersection of Milwaukee, Damen, and North avenues in Wicker Park.
Wicker Park, Bucktown On Edge After Spate Of Weekend CarjackingsChicago Police on Monday were investigating a rash of carjackings and attempted carjackings in trendy Milwaukee Avenue Corridor neighborhoods.
Car Owners Suspect String Of Vehicle Fires On Northwest Side Were Arson, But No Clear Answers From CPD Or CFDFour car fires within a week and a half, all within a mile and a half of each other.
Home Under Construction Partially Collapses Onto Building Next Door In Wicker ParkA home that was under construction partially collapsed onto the building next door in Wicker Park Tuesday evening.
Women Report Being Grabbed In Wicker ParkA Chicago woman who was attacked on the sidewalk now knows she was not the only one.
Family Of Olga Maria Calderon Demands Answers In Murder Of Walgreens Clerk; Accused Killer Recently Was Removed From Electronic Monitoring“This could have been prevented if people cared, if people weren’t so involved in their own agendas. There are so many dominoes that fell that led to this event that should not have even been in place," said Calderon's husband, Israel Alvarado III.
Melrose Park Gun Shop Owner Says Sincere Williams Burglarized His Store Months Ago, Should Not Have Been On Street When Walgreens Murder HappenedVideo obtained exclusively by CBS 2 shows accused Wicker Park Walgreens killer Sincere Williams breaking into a gun shop months before the attack, the owner says.
Some Neighbors Relieved As Chicago Bans One-Night Rentals To Crack Down On PartiesThe City of Chicago is cracking down on partying by banning one night rentals through sites like Airbnb.