Category: Crime

Niles jeweler robbed and discovered in Edgebrook

Niles jeweler robbed and discovered in Edgebrook

by KEVIN GROSS The owner of a jewelry store in the Village of Niles was found injured at about 3 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Edgebrook Golf Course, 6100 N. Central Ave., after...

Update: Shootings reported in Jefferson Park, Portage Park

Update: Shootings reported in Jefferson Park, Portage Park

by BRIAN NADIG Two men were shot multiple times Tuesday night, Sept. 18, in separate incidents in Jefferson Park and Portage Park, including a possible drug deal which may have gone awry , according...

Man shot in possible drug deal

Man shot in possible drug deal

by BRIAN NADIG A 36-year-old suspected gang member was in critical condition after being shot several times in his torso during a possible drug-related incident at about 9:40 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, in the...

Cops issue warning regarding thieves of catalytic converters

Cops issue warning regarding thieves of catalytic converters

by BRIAN NADIG Warnings against confronting catalytic converter thieves, a stabbing in Edgebrook and a court-ordered cleanup of a property were discussed at the July 19 meeting of the 16th (Jefferson Park) Police District...

Sposato says he’s been assured NW Side not losing officers due to West, South Side initiative

Sposato says he’s been assured NW Side not losing officers due to West, South Side initiative

by BRIAN NADIG Alderman Nicholas Sposato (38th) says the Chicago Police Department has assured him that Northwest Side district officers are not being reassigned to South and West Side districts experiencing the worst gun...