Chicagoland Crime Aware: Homicide Stats, Bolingbrook Teen Shot by CPD, CTA Armed Robberies, SWAT in Matteson

Teen who was shot in back by cops had just stolen 2002 Jaguar convertible in Bolingbrook …


Chicago homicides: 65 in July, 71 in June, and 66 in May 2016 …


Facebook sent a violent crime safety alert to Chicago residents — algorithm detected multiple people in the same area posting about a similar shooting incident …


Warning of two men showing a black handgun and using pepper spray on victims before taking cell phones, wallets, and cash …




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4 suspects were involved in the armed robbery of three victims in a home invasion about two blocks away from the barricade scene on 211th St in Matteson …


SWAT units on scene in Matteson where suspects surrendered after police negotiation …


Victim was shot in the neck in an alley behind the BP gas station at West Belmont and North Racine Avenues …