Apple Store Lincoln Park Chicago (Image captured June 2021 ©2022 Google)
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Armed Security for City of Harvey Mayor Shoot at Robber Attacking 86 Year-Old Man in Front of Apple Store Lincoln Park

Harvey Mayor Christopher Clark and his security detail fired shots after witnessing an armed robbery at North Avenue and Halsted Street (Jermont Terry/CBS Chicago). YouTube Tips ⓘ Police from Chicago responded about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, […]

Kedzie Avenue and 47th Street Chicago (Image capture August 2021 ©2022)
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Buffalo Grove High School Student — Freshman and Part of Sophomore Year — Killed in Shooting at Stoplight in Chicago

A 16-year-old boy and a 19 year-old male were stopped at a red light in the block of 4700 South Kedzie Avenue in the Brighton Park neighborhood of Chicago about 2:00 a.m. Sunday, July 31, […]

Fatal high rise fall Clarendon Avenue Chicago (Image capture June 2019 ©2022 Google)
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Boy, Age 3, Falls from Window Opening at High-Rise Apartment on Clarendon Ave Near Windsor Ave Chicago

A 3 year-old boy fell from the 18th story of a building on Clarendon Avenue onto a three-story parking structure below (Jermont Terry/CBS 2 Chicago). YouTube Tips ⓘ Police, firefighters and paramedics from Chicago responded […]

Pursuit of stolen Chicago Fire Department ambulance ends Dwight on southbound I-55 just south of Route 17 near Dwight (Imagery ©2022 Google, Imagery ©2022 Maxar Technologies, USDA/FPAC/GEO, Map data ©2022)
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Thief Steals Chicago Fire Department Ambulance at Firehouse, Apprehended on I-55 Near Dwight, Illinois

77-Mile Pursuit Police following, then chasing stolen Chicago Fire Department Ambulance 66 from the City of Chicago to Dwight, Illinois YouTube Tips ⓘ Chicago Police responded about 4:40 p.m. Monday, April 25, 2022 when Chicago […]

Law

U.S. Attorney’s Office Provides Update on Investigation into the Murder of Laquan McDonald: No Successive Prosecution of Former Police Officer Jason Van Dyke

CHICAGO — On April 13, 2015, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois announced a joint federal and state investigation into the Oct. 20, 2014, fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald. On Nov. […]

Justice Department on Friday, April 1, 2022 announces superseding indictment charging 12 in gun-running conspiracy to supply firearms to gang members in Chicago (SOURCE: Department of Justice)
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DOJ: Superseding Indictment Charges 9 Gangster Disciples Plus 3 US Army Soldiers with Gun-Running to Chicago

Over 90 Firearms Illegally Sent from Kentucky and Tennessee to Streets of Chicago Nine members of the Pocket Town faction of the Gangster Disciples street gang now face federal conspiracy charges along with three U.S. […]