A 16-year-old boy was taken to a hospital in Portage Park after he was shot late Sunday.
A restaurant was robbed Thursday night in Portage Park on the Northwest Side.
The family of Anthony Alvarez gathered with community activists Thursday in Little Village to demand answers about the 22-year-old’s fatal shooting at the hands of a Chicago police officer last month on the Northwest Side.
Portage Park residents are now looking for answers as body camera footage captured yet another controversial police-involved shooting.
"It was incredibly difficult. It was an absolutely chilling scene," the family attorney said. "It has really left us with more questions than answers. But I know what I saw. And I saw Chicago Police officers shoot their son as he ran away from them."
CPD Supt. David Brown speaks following the release of video of Chicago police shooting 22-year-old Anthony Alvarez in Portage Park.
Videos of Chicago police fatally shooting 22-year-old Anthony Alvarez last month in Portage Park were released by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Wednesday.
Video of Chicago police fatally shooting 22-year-old Anthony Alvarez last month in Portage Park was released by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Wednesday.
Police are warning Northwest Side residents of a string of recent burglaries reported at plumbing businesses in Portage Park and Irving Park.
A 21-year-old man is facing murder charges after police found a dead body in the trunk of a car Wednesday morning in Belmont Central on the Northwest Side.
Jonathon Birman allegedly pulled the officer into his car and sped off, crashing into a fence and injuring the officer, police said.
In each incident, four men approached a child or teen walking alone, implied they had a gun, or showed a gun, and then demanded their belongings before fleeing the scene.
Authorities on Friday released the name of a man fatally shot by a Chicago police officer early Wednesday in Portage Park.
An off-duty Chicago police officer shot someone breaking into their home Tuesday morning in Albany Park on the Northwest Side.
Police were still investigating days after a drive-by shooting caused a car crash in Portage Park, leaving a woman shot and the driver of a street sweeper in critical condition.
Four people are dead and at least 27 others hurt in shootings across Chicago since Friday evening.
A 24-year-old man was carjacked Monday night in Portage Park on the Northwest Side.
Police say a man clipped a Jeep while attempting to change lanes at a high speed, lost control and crashed into a building. He had to be extricated from the car.
As seniors seek out vaccine appointments at the United Center and other locations, a new program is bringing the vaccine to residents unable to leave home.
A man was injured after crashing his SUV into a home Sunday morning in Portage Park on the Northwest Side.