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Male Resident of Chicago Sentenced to More Than 9 Years in Prison for Illegally Possessing Ammunition

692 CHICAGO — Rodney Burnett has been sentenced to more than nine years in federal prison for illegally possessing ammunition near Garfield Park on Chicago’s West Side. Rodney Burnett, 25, of Chicago, illegally possessed four […]

Carjacked Dodge Durango with Illinois Plate S33 9713
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FBI-Chicago Seeks Help from the Public Locating Stolen Dodge Durango Being Used in a Series of Carjackings in Chicagoland

2,391 FBI-Chicago announced on Friday afternoon, February 26, 2021 that law enforcement agencies are searching for a stolen Dodge Durango involved in a series of carjackings. The FBI-Chicago and the Chicago Police Department are attempting […]

Squad 5 with snorkel up and Truck 18 with main aerial up during difficult extrication on the Dan Ryan Expressway on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 (PHOTO: Captured News)
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2 Killed, 1 Seriously Injured in Crash Involving Chrysler 300 on SB Dan Ryan Expressway Just Before Wentworth Ave, Chicago

4,240 Two people died and another was seriously injured in a crash on the southbound Dan Ryan Expressway just before the split to the Chicago Skyway Tuesday night. YouTube Tips ⓘ Police, firefighter, and paramedics […]

CTA Midway Derailment near Orange Line Station on Sunday, February 7, 2021 (SOURCE: Chicago Fire Department)
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CTA Train Switching Incident Near Midway International Airport Orange Line Station Near 59th St, Chicago

2,613 Police, firefighters and paramedics from Chicago responded about 10:32 a.m. Sunday, February 7, 2021 to the Midway International Chicago. Firefighters received a report that the train was jackknifed. Fire Engine 127’s crew on arrival […]

Buffalo Grove AT&T Store, 55 McHenry Road in Buffalo Grove (Image capture October 2018 ©2021 Google)
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Armed Robber Who Restrained Employee and Took $57,000 in Merchandise from Buffalo Grove AT&T Store Arrested on Chicago’s South Side

2,995 Buffalo Grove police responded about 5:40 p.m. Monday, February 1, 2021 to a report of an armed robbery at the AT&T store at 55 North McHenry Road. Police on arrival discovered an employee restrained […]

Crash Map I-90 West near I-190 exit and west of Cumberland Avenue near Rosemont and Chicago (Map data ©2021 Google)
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Rollover Crash with Injuries and Entrapment Involving an Illinois State Police Vehicle on I-90 West Just West of Cumberland Ave Chicago

484 Illinois State Police and firefighters and paramedics from Chicago and Rosemont responded about 10:36 p.m. Tuesday, February 2, 2021 to a report of a rollover crash with injuries and entrapment on I-90 West just […]