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2 Brighton Park businesses burglarized on same day: police

Someone stole money and cash registers from businesses in the 3900 and 4000 blocks of South Archer Avenue, police said.

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Woman shot in head while driving in Brighton Park: police

The shooting happened about 1:45 p.m. in the 4300 block of South Albany Avenue.

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ATM stolen from Brighton Park restaurant

Once inside the burglars took an ATM and fled in a tan-colored van, police said.

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Groups of robbers steal in Brighton Park: police

In two incidents, suspects stole from food delivery employees, police said.

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19 displaced in Brighton Park fire

Multiple garages in the 3500 block of South Francisco Avenue caught fire before spreading to a home, fire officials said.

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Gentrification creates ‘existential crisis’ for Pilsen nonprofit group

The Gads Hill Center celebrated its new $7 million facility in Brighton Park in late October hoping to fill gaps in social services.

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Man missing from Brighton Park for months

Diarmuid Hurley was last seen June 29, 2018 in the 3600 block of South Kedzie Avenue, Chicago police said.

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Men with machine pistols rob Brighton Park, Lake View, Near West Side stores: police

In each case, two men entered a store near closing time, forced employees into a back room at gunpoint and emptied a safe, police said.

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Girl missing from Brighton Park returns home

Alexandra Tanguma was last seen Sunday near the area of 26th Street and Albany Avenue in Little Village.

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Man shot 16 times in Brighton Park

He was sitting on the front porch of a home Tuesday afternoon in the 3800 block of South Sacramento Avenue when it happened, according to Chicago police.

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Garage burglaries reported in Brighton Park: police

They all happened in the 3600 block of South Artesian Avenue, police said.

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2 teen boys wounded in separate Brighton Park shootings

A 15-year-old was shot in the 4100 block of South California Avenue, while a 17-year-old was shot 10 minutes later in the 4300 block of South Washtenaw Avenue, police said.

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Girl, 15, missing from Brighton Park located

Princess Caraballo was last seen Wednesday in the 3000 block of West 41st Street, police said.

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Burglary scheme targeting older residents reported in Brighton Park: police

A man knocks on the door of an elderly person telling them they have damage on their property and offers to repair it as a way to get into their residence, police said.

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Girl, 15, missing from Brighton Park

Yaneysi Valladares was last seen Thursday in the 4700 block of South Rockwell Street, police said.

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Community groups hold workshop in Brighton Park to better protect immigrant families

In August, the Trump administration announced new rules that could prevent thousands of immigrants from obtaining green cards.

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Girl, 15, missing from Brighton Park located

Aracely Penado was last seen Aug. 4, 2019 in the 4100 block of South Campbell Avenue.

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17-year-old boy wounded in Brighton Park drive-by

He was in the 2600 block of West 42nd Street when someone in a vehicle fired shots.

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Found: Girl, 16, missing from Northwest Side

This is the second time this year that Leidy Calderon-Rojas has been reported missing.

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Man accused of running predatory towing scam now faces lawsuit

The suit contends that Jon Twist, a convicted felon, towed a semitrailer in March and has refused to release it until his company is paid $10,000.

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3 shot, 1 killed Tuesday in Chicago

A man was fatally shot as he stood outside a home Tuesday in Garfield Park on the West Side.

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Latin King seeking deal on one murder admits to another, prosecutors say

A man facing a murder charge admitted to his role in another murder, apparently hoping for a plea deal.

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Burglar forces entry into Southwest Side homes: police

McKinley Park and Brighton Park residents should secure all doors and windows following reports of residential burglaries in April.

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Principal removed from Brighton Park elementary over ‘detrimental’ conduct

Chicago Public Schools officials yanked Nancy Paulette from Calmeca Academy on April 18, marking the second time she's been ousted in five years.

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Thieves targeting vehicles left running on Southwest Side: police

Police do not have a description of the car thief, but in each incident, the thief stole vehicles with the keys inside and engines running.

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Man charged with sexually abusing teen girl in Brighton Park

Ivan Villegas, 26, is charged with a felony count of aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a victim between 13 and 17 years old, Chicago police said.

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FOUND: Girl, 12, missing from Brighton Park

Nayeli Duran-Rivera was last seen Saturday in the 4600 block of South Rockwell Street, according to a missing person alert from Chicago police.

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Woman groped in Brighton Park, police searching for suspect

The man approached the female from behind in the 2400 block of West 36th Street.

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Aldermen broaden umbrella to save Rahm’s home-loan program for high-crime areas

In addition to cops, firefighters and paramedics in six CPD districts, the loans also will be offered to rank-and-file members of two Laborers locals.

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Two charged in predatory towing scam released from custody

Brighton Park residents Angel Camacho, 26, and Jon Twist, 30, each face one count of tower solicitation at the scene.

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1 killed, 1 hurt in Brighton Park shooting

They were standing on the sidewalk in the 3500 block of West 38th Place when two people jumped out of a gray van and fired shots.

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Car thieves target vehicles left running on South Side: police

In each instance, the suspect took the car while it was left unattended with the engine running.