Category: Crime

TCF Bank in Jefferson Park robbed last week

A man was placed into custody after he allegedly robbed the TCF Bank, 4930 N. Milwaukee Ave., at about 11:27 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, according to the 16th (Jefferson Park) District police. Officers responded...

Residents give input on how to reduce crime

by BRIAN NADIG Keeping seniors informed of recent crime trends and more positive interaction between police and teenagers are two of the recommendations made by more than 100 people who attended a March 11...

Covert tactics lead to decrease in crime

by BRIAN NADIG The use of a covert car as part of targeted police missions is one of the reasons that the 16th (Jefferson Park) District has experienced reductions in burglaries and robberies so...

Teenager killed near Schurz HS

A teenager was fatally wounded at about 5:35 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, in the 4400 block of West Addison Street, according to the Chicago Police Department Office of News Affairs. The 17-year-old teenager was...

Theft suspect arrested after Gladstone Park resident conducts his own sting operation

Theft suspect arrested after Gladstone Park resident conducts his own sting operation

by BRIAN NADIG A Gladstone Park homeowner helped police arrest a theft suspect after the resident set up his own sting operation, luring the suspect back to to his home by leaving a fake...