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Burglar throwing bricks at Lawndale businesses: police

A man was suspected of burglarizing three businesses in the Lawndale neighborhood, CPD said.

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Concealed-carry permit holder shoots alleged armed robber in Waukegan

When Dye pulled out a handgun, the victim, who has a concealed-carry permit, pulled out his own handgun and fired three shots at Dye, police said.

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Evanston Township H.S. employee accused of ‘inappropriate contact’ with students

Police said the employee was not a teacher, counselor or coach, and declined to specify the person’s age or gender.

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Man charged after fleeing onto CTA Pink Line tracks during arrest

After citing him for marijuana use, an officer escorting the suspect off the train felt a weapon inside his waistband, police said.

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3-year-old girl dies, 2 others seriously hurt in Lower Wacker crash: police

The driver of the Mazda, a 29-year-old woman, and a 29-year-old man who was her passenger were seriously hurt, police said.

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Rolling Meadows man, woman charged after guns, $35K in pot found in bust: police

McHenry County sheriff's officers found about 1,750 grams of marijuana, two semi-automatic handguns with magazines and ammunition and $5,237 in cash.

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Man, 71, charged with pulling loaded gun on friend in Lyons Township

The two had been arguing when Abdullah pulled the gun out, pointed it at the male friend and loaded a round, police said.

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Man, 28, missing from Chatham

Andre “Dre” Gatson was last seen Sunday wearing an olive green jacket with Chicago Bulls logos on it, police said.

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DePaul student lied about kidnapping, robbery near campus, police say

The student lied to authorities when he said he was kidnapped and robbed near the DePaul campus in Lincoln Park.

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