Guns trafficked from Tennessee in late 2021 and early 2022 by Brandon Miller and his Army crew were linked to least eight killings, authorities say.
Seven candidates in the 21st Ward are pushing alternatives to conventional policing, while in the nearby 18th Ward, only one candidate is challenging incumbent Ald. Derrick Curtis.
Sherry “DNA” Carpenter-Jackson was last seen about 8 a.m. Tuesday.
The 15-year-old boy was walking when someone in a passing black vehicle shot him in the arm, police said.
Keon Brown was last seen Tuesday in the 8100 block of South Campbell Avenue.
The Dodge struck a light pole before slamming into a tree, police said.
Investigators suspect the fire was caused by a faulty power strip.
The officer was in his personal vehicle when a male suspect fired shots at him, police said.
Jehiel Watkins was last seen Wednesday in the 2500 block of West 79th Street, police said.
Horace Calhoun was last seen Thursday in the 8500 block of South Rockwell Street.
Two people were robbed after responding to social media ads offering phones for sale this month in the South Side Wrightwood neighborhood.
Alan Emery, 59, was found about 5:50 p.m. on March 11 near the shoreline in the 7500 block of South South Shore Drive.
A Lexus struck three parked cars before it crashed into a pole, CPD said.
He reached out to people on social media and said he was selling gym shoes. Then he robbed them, CPD said.
The alleged confrontation happened about 7:35 a.m. outside CICS Wrightwood Elementary on the Southwest Side.
A 21-year-old man was shot in his hand Saturday afternoon in the South Side Wrightwood neighborhood.
Bond was set at $50,000 on Friday for a man accused of driving drunk and causing a July crash on the Far South Side that killed a retired Chicago Fire
Police received reports of a domestic incident at 7:33 p.m. at a home in the 8100 block of South Troy.
In these incidents, vehicles were stolen off the street by unknown means, according to an alert from Chicago Police.
Welcome to our morning article rounding up crime (and more) happenings from around the Chicago area overnight.