Jewelers Center at the Maller Building Google Street View (Image capture: August 2019 ©2020 Google)
FIRE BLOG C

3-11 Alarm Fire at Jewelers Center at the Maller Building 21-Story High-Rise at Wabash Ave and Madison St Chicago

378 About 200 firefighters responded to a 3-11 Alarm high-rise fire on Jewelers Row at Wabash Avenue and Madison Street in The Loop Thursday morning. Police and firefighter/paramedics from Chicago responded about 3:49 a.m. Thursday, […]

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CRIME BLOG C

Armed Robbery at Bloomingdale T-Mobile Ends with Police Locating Suspects Near Crashed Red Porsche Getaway Vehicle in Chicago

813 Police arrested three men after chasing a Porsche through Hyde Park Thursday afternoon (CBS Chicago). Bloomingdale police responded about 11:58 AM Thursday October 8, 2020 to an armed robbery at the T-Mobile store, 170 […]

West Town Chicago Aerial View (©2020 Google Maps)
CRIME BLOG C

Federal Carjacking and Firearm Charges Filed Against Male Suspect for Allegedly Stealing Vehicle at Gunpoint in Chicago

184 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 […]

3400 North Rockwell Street Chicago Aerial View (©2020 Google Maps)
CRIME BLOG C

Woman’s Body Found with Multiple Stab Wounds in North Branch Chicago River, Just West of Lane Tech, Chicago

890 Woman’s body found with multiple stab wound in the North Branch of the Chicago River just south of Addison Street near the Clark (Richard) Playlot Park Police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:15 a.m. Sunday, […]

Kavion Poplous, Attempted First-Degree Murder
CRIME BLOG C

Kavion Poplous, Suspect Connected to Shooting Roommate at Western Illinois University, Turns Himself in to Chicago Police

430 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 […]