| Mar 24, 2012
| 2:06 PM
The FBI and Chicago police are searching for a man who robbed an Albany Park bank Friday afternoon.
The man robbed the Albany Bank, 3400 W. Lawrence Ave., about 4 p.m. but did not display a weapon, authorities said. The man walked into the bank, handed a...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 1:22 AM
Chicago police shot a person they said pointed a weapon at officers late Monday in the city's Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
No officers were injured in the shooting that happened just after 9 p.m. near the intersection of Central...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 12:28 PM
Chicago police arrested two people this morning in Albany Park after windshields were smashed on eight parked cars.
The vandalism took place between Wilson Avenue on the north and Montrose Avenue on the south, and between Troy Street on the east and St....
| Sep 21, 2011
| 3:38 PM
South Lawndale saw two homicides in one day last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Saturday, a 23-year-old man was shot to death in the 2500 block of South Spaulding Avenue and a 28-year-old man was stabbed to death in the 2600...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 7:12 PM
A team of three robbers are believed to be responsible for nearly a dozen armed robberies on the city's Northwest Side dating back to last month, Chicago police said tonight in a community alert.
In each case -- the first occurring Sept. 23 and the...
| May 18, 2011
| 4:15 PM
The death of a Chicago seventh-grader who suffered an allergic food reaction during a classroom party last year has led to a bill now awaiting the governor’s signature that would allow school nurses to administer life-saving epinephrine injections...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 3:15 PM
The crowded minivan first hit a deer that had wandered onto the highway in the early evening darkness. Then, slowing or stopped, the minivan was rammed from behind by a tractor-trailer.
In an instant, a family trip to the East Coast ended tragically only...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 9:49 PM
A 23-year-old man was denied bail after he was charged with shooting two men in the Albany Park neighborhood last month, killing one of them, the Cook County state’s attorney’s office said Tuesday.
Gilberto Mojena, of Chicago, turned...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Three teens were among eight people shot across the city between 12:30 and 7 a.m. Sunday, according to Chicago police.
A 19-year-old man was shot about 2:45 a.m. in the 4900 block of North Whipple Street in the Albany Park neighborhood. He was in an...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 10:43 PM
A 19-year-old man who was walking with his father early this morning near his home in the Albany Park neighborhood when an assailant shot him has died, authorities said.Sameer Barakat, 19, was shot in the 4900 block of North Whipple Street and was...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 7:54 AM
A man robbed in the Albany Park neighborhood early this morning ran into his robber about a half-hour later and then fought with his assailant, who was then captured by police, police said.
The victim, age 39, was walking home in the 3200 block of West...