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Woman, Age 19, Shot and Killed on Front Porch on Benton St Near 4th St, Aurora; Victim Not Intended Target of Shooter

Community members in Aurora gathered Saturday evening to honor Maritza Cazares, age 19, who died in a shooting Friday night, and is not believed to be the intended target of the shooting, according Aurora police. […]

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Aurora Mother’s Aggravated Battery Charges Upgraded to First Degree Murder After 6-Month-Old Son Dies

Initially, an Aurora woman was charged with aggravated battery to a child under 13 years-old and aggravated domestic battery after she was accused of slamming her 6-month-old son on a piece of furniture, police said. […]

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Hit-and-Run Driver Hits Boy and Grandfather at Lake St and Plum St, Aurora; Boy Dies from Injuries and the Driver Is At Large

Aurora police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:42 p.m. Monday March 25, 2019 to a report that a hit-and-run driver hit a child at Lake Street (Route 31) and Plum Street. Police and firefighters paramedics arrived […]

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Active Shooter Aurora: Police Explain Officers’ Injuries, Victims, Shooter Information, Gun Used, Police Resources Used and Timeline

On Saturday February 16, 2019 at a press conference, Aurora Police Department, led by Police Chief Kristen Ziman released additional details about the shooter and the active shooter incident on Friday February 15, 2019. AURORA […]

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Aurora, Elgin, Naperville Mayors: Don’t Just Worry About Safer Rail Cars, Worry About Safer Police/Fire Communications

Stalled freight train at the UP Northwest Line Metra Train Station in Arlington Heights reveals a common, highly toxic hazardous material in white tanker car (dimethyl sulfate — highly poisonous, corrosive, carcinogenic and mutagenic). The […]

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Possible Self-Inflicted Non-Gunshot Wound at Chicago Center Air Traffic Control Center in Aurora, IL

UPDATE: The incident at ATRCC “Chicago Center” involved a contractor with knowledge of the building and radar system who allegedly cut every radar feed to FAA traffic controllers before setting gas-soaked rags on fire near […]