Category: Crime

Residents give input on strategies to fight crime

by BRIAN NADIG Criminals using the expressway or the CTA Blue Line to access the Far Northwest Side were among the concerns raised at the 16th (Jefferson Park) Police District’s annual strategic planning meeting....

Gang violence erupts in 17th (Albany Park) District

by JASON MEREL and BRIAN NADIG Gang violence erupted in the 17th (Albany Park) Police District last week, with recent reported shootings and homicides in Mayfair, Six Corners and Albany Park. "It’s unfortunate but...

Man charged in murder of brother

by CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI A man was charged with first-degree murder for allegedly beating his brother to death with a bat at about 5:20 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, at an apartment in the 4800 block...