A 9-year-old boy was shot and killed Friday evening near the former Cabrini Green housing projects on the Near North Side.
A Chicago police squad car was damaged while officers were trying to break up a crowd in a River North hotel on the Near North Side.
Two people were shot Saturday in River North.
A concealed-carry license holder shot a man Friday after someone shot a woman he was with in River North on the Near North Side.
Police are looking for a vehicle in connection with a homicide that happened last month in River North.
A Chicago police officer was hit by a vehicle Friday when someone drove away from a traffic stop in River North.
A man died Wednesday after he fell onto the third rail of the Red Line tracks at the Grand station.
Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) talks about how his ward is recovering from violent demonstrations over the weekend that wreaked havoc on downtown businesses.
Six people were shot downtown, one of them fatally, amid protests Saturday in the wake of the Minneapolis police killing of George Floyd.
A woman stabbed a man in River North on Sunday after they got into an argument.
The man was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in fair condition, police said.
A 24-year-old man charged in the strangling death of a sex worker at a River North hotel was ordered held without bail Monday.
In each incident, someone pried open a front door and stole property from inside, Chicago police said in an alert.
A blue Lexus was involved in a crash with another vehicle about 1:45 a.m. near Ohio and Wells streets.
A woman was taken to a hospital Monday after firefighters extinguished a car fire inside a River North parking garage.
In just one police district, carjackings are up more than 130 percent. Now, Chicago police are deploying a carjacking task force.
The man refused, at which point the suspect fired a round into the air, police said.
No one is in custody as Area Central detectives investigate.
A 35-year-old man told officers about 8:20 a.m. the girl was in the bathroom of a restaurant when a male pulled her into a stall and touched her inappropriately, Chicago police said.
The race is on to become the first dispensary in Chicago’s River North neighborhood, but not all residents of the popular entertainment and business district are thrilled about the idea of marijuana being sold there.