Body Style 2008-2010 Chevrolet Malibu rear view (IFCAR, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons)
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Hit-and-Run: Woman and Boy Pedestrians Killed, One Was Trapped Under a Vehicle at 55th St and Troy St Near Kedzie Ave, Chicago

Chicago Police Looking for a Dark Chevy Malibu (2009-2012) with Front-End Damage A child and an adult were seriously injured as pedestrians in a hit-and-run crash Wednesday night in Gage Park. There may have been […]

Crash Map 55th Street and Troy Street Chicago (Imagery ©2020 Maxar Technologies, Sanborn, U.S. Geological Survey, Map data ©2020 Google)
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Adult and Child Pedestrians Seriously Injured, One Trapped Under a Vehicle on 55th Street Near Kedzie Ave, Chicago

A child and an adult were seriously injured as pedestrians in an apparent hit-and-run crash Wednesday night in Gage Park. There may have been two incidents that are connected in some way. UPDATE … CARDINAL […]

Satellite map area of suspects's arrest and stolen vehicle recovery in Streamwood on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 (Imagery ©2020 Maxar Technologies, U.S. Geological Survey, USDA Farm Service Agency, Map data ©2020 Google)
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Police Activity Streamwood: Two Suspects Arrested Near Locksley Drive After Sighting of a Mitsubishi Outlander Stolen in DeKalb Earlier Tuesday Morning

Police from Streamwood responded about 8:24 a.m. Tuesday, December 22 , 2020 to a report of a sighting of a stolen vehicle — a gray 2000 Mitsubishi Outlander in Streamwood. The vehicle was reported stolen […]

Ravenswood Avenue and Lunt Avenue Chicago (Imagery ©2020 Google, Imagery ©2020 Maxar Technologies, Sanborn, U.S. Geological Survey, Map data ©2020)
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Chicago Police: A Suspect Was Shot by Police When He Exited a Vehicle and Fired at Police in Rogers Park in Chicago

Chicago police officers exchanged gunfire with a suspect Tuesday evening December 7, 2020 at Ravenswood Avenue and Lunt Avenue in the Rogers Park neighborhood. Chicago police posted on Twitter that shots were fired “at and […]

North Branch Chicago River 1300 Block Aerial View (©2020 Google Maps)
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U.S. Attorney’s Office Settles Lawsuit With Chicago Auto Dealership Perillo BMW Over Alleged Pollution in Chicago River

CHICAGO — The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois announced Wednesday, September 23, 2020 that it reached a settlement with a Chicago auto dealership to resolve claims that it discharged pollutants into […]

West Town Chicago Aerial View (©2020 Google Maps)
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Federal Carjacking and Firearm Charges Filed Against Male Suspect for Allegedly Stealing Vehicle at Gunpoint in Chicago

CHICAGO — A federal grand jury has indicted a male suspect on carjacking and firearm charges for allegedly stealing a vehicle at gunpoint in Chicago. On the afternoon of May 27, 2020, Elias Quinones-Figuerora forcibly […]

Kavion Poplous, Attempted First-Degree Murder
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Kavion Poplous, Suspect Connected to Shooting Roommate at Western Illinois University, Turns Himself in to Chicago Police

On Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. Western Illinois University announced that Western Illinois University freshman Kavion Poplous, 18, of Chicago, is in custody in Chicago. Kavion has been charged with Attempted First-Degree Murder, […]

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Chicago Street Gang Member of Hammond, Indiana Sentenced to 27 Years in Prison on Murder and Racketeering Conspiracy Charges

A member of a violent Chicago street gang has been sentenced to 27 years in federal prison for engaging in a pattern of racketeering activity that included murder. Alonzo G. Horta, 23, of Hammond, Indiana, […]

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Car Rental, Tattoo Parlor, Jewelry Store, and CBD Dispensary Hit by Burglars Overnight in 2 Hours on Chicago’s Northwest Side

Three businesses of four businesses were hit by burglars in 30 minutes Chicago’s Northwest Side (Marissa Parra/CBS Chicago). Chicago Police Department alerted area businesses of commercial burglaries in the 016th District in the Jefferson Park […]

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Two Chicago Police Officers Shot; Offender Also Wounded Near Polk St and Spaulding Ave, Chicago

Two Chicago police officers were shot in Chicago’s Homan Square neighborhood Sunday morning. The officers fired back after a man shot at them, according to the Chicago Police Department (Vi Nguyen/CBS Chicago). Police and firefighter/paramedics […]

Micaela Kimbrough, Chicago looting suspect
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Arlington Heights Resident Arrested in Chicago; Accused of Selling Jacket Police Say She Stole from Canada Goose Store on Mag Mile Chicago While Looting

A female looting suspect, Micaela Kimbrough, with a listed residence in Arlington Heights was charged Friday August 21, 2020 related to criminal activities while looting in downtown Chicago that occurred overnight Sunday to Monday, August […]