The Chicago Police Board is now accepting applications for superintendent of the Chicago Police Department.
A 13-year-old boy is dead after he was struck by a vehicle Thursday in South Chicago, according to police.
A northern Illinois police officer has been ticketed for parking his patrol car in a handicapped-accessible parking space.
A former Chicago police officer who was fired for his role in the December 2015 fatal shooting of a 55-year-old bystander is suing to get his job back.
The family of a Chicago hospital worker shot to death by a man who also killed his ex-girlfriend and a police officer is suing the hospital and its security contractor.
No one was hurt Thursday when a man with a gun was arrested inside the Emergency Room of Rush Medical Center on the Near West Side.
A delivery driver was shot in the chest Thursday after he dropped off food in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
A woman was hurt Thursday after she was struck by a light pole that fell over in the Loop.
As of Nov. 20, there have been 47 vaping deaths in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease and Control.
The Illinois Prisoner Review Board voted 9-4 Thursday to approve Chester Weger's 24th request for release.
Five Chicago police officers were hurt Thursday when two CPD vehicles crashed into each other in East Garfield Park on the West Side.
Angel Espejo was last seen Sept. 2 in the area of 25th Street and Sacramento Avenue, Chicago police said in a missing person alert.
Joseph Sempek, 31, was charged with four felony counts of burglary and four misdemeanor counts of criminal trespass to a motor vehicle, the Lake County sheriff’s office said.
Officers responded about 6:45 p.m. to reports of a theft at a business in the 3500 block of North Broadway and found a 55-year-old man who was unresponsive, Chicago police said.
Nine people were shot Wednesday in Chicago, including two people who were killed in Englewood and Lawndale.
Three semitrailer crashed Thursday morning on Interstate 294 in the western suburbs, shutting down northbound lanes into the morning rush and sending three people to the hospital.
Armoni Wilson, 14, was last seen about 6:25 p.m. Wednesday in the 1300 block of South Springfield Avenue, police said.
A grieving mother is asking for help in tracking down the people who shot and killed her daughter.
Rogers Park is ground zero in the battle to protect the lakefront.
His conviction was vacated last year, yet Gerald Reed remains in prison in a wheelchair and still tortured, his family says, by being locked up for 29 years for a crime he didn't commit.