| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Felony charges have been filed against the co-owner of a Southeast Side salvage yard where police say dozens of stolen cars were taken for parts and scrap.
Aaron Adelman, 29, is charged with one count of felony possession of a stolen motor vehicle,...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:22 PM
A man and a 17-year-old boy were killed and seven others were wounded during Wednesday shootings, authorities said.
A 33-year-old man was killed just south of 56th Street on Elizabeth Avenue about 9:35 p.m and a 28-year-old man with him was wounded in...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 5:05 PM
An 18-year-old man has been charged in a December 2013 traffic crash that killed a man in the city's South Chicago neighborhood.
Wallace D. Faust, 18, of the 7600 block of South Greenwood Avenue, was charged today with one felony count of aggravated DUI...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 12:11 PM
A teen who was charged in connection with a December crash that killed an 18-year-old on the South Side was ordered released today on a $350,000 personal recognizance bond.
Wallace D. Faust, 18, of the 7600 block of South Greenwood Avenue, was...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 8:04 PM
At least 36 people were shot in Chicago, four of them fatally, in as many hours over the weekend, with more than half of the shootings occurring over a half-day period stretching into early Sunday.
Officers responded to at least 27 incidents, starting...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A judge set bail at $2 million today for a Calumet Heights neighborhood man charged with trying to kill a Chicago police officer who was injured when a bullet fragment struck him in the head as officers served a search warrant at the man's home,...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:33 AM
A green van smashed into the side of a CTA bus at an intersection in the South Chicago neighborhood, killing the driver of the van and injuring three other people.
The crash happened about 12:45 a.m. at South Chicago and Commercial avenues in front of...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 9:25 AM
South Chicago and South Lawndale each saw double homicides in the last week, according to police information.
In South Lawndale, two men, ages 19 and 32, were shot to death Sunday in the 2800 block of South Sawyer Avenue, police said.
| Apr 28, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The Chicago Police Department has canceled days off on weekends for dozens of cops on tactical, saturation and gun teams in certain high-crime neighborhoods as violence has picked up in recent weeks with the arrival of warmer weather.
The extra officers...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:31 AM
Police have charged a 22-year-old man in connection with an early-morning robbery on a Blue Line train in the Logan Square neighborhood earlier this week.
Eric Carney, of the 4800 block South Chicago Beach Drive, was charged with a felony count of...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 1:57 PM
A South Side man who was peeved about a $150 debt smashed a 66-year-old man's head with a baseball bat in January, prosecutors said.
The victim required 28 stitches after the Jan. 23 attack, Assistant State's Attorney Colleen Rogers said in bond court...