Crime

Carjacking Suspect Dead after Jumping from Eisenhower Overpass

A Carjacking suspect died after jumping from the Harlem Avenue overpass onto the Eisenhower Expressway on Friday evening, state police said. Four people stole a vehicle at gunpoint in suburban Hillside earlier in the day, according to preliminary information from state police. They fled onto the Eisenhower Expressway, and Illinois State Police joined the pursuit,…

Woman Describes Organized Carjacking by 3 Thugs before Cop was Wounded

The woman parked after getting some frozen yogurt but kept the engine running while listening to a mystery novel on tape and cleaning a smudge off the window of the black SUV she uses for a ride-sharing service. She saw a young man cross the street and thought nothing of it. Within minutes, the woman…

Man with Assault Rifle Carjacks 3 Cars in 3 hours on Northside of Chicago

(Sun-Times Media Wire) – Chicago Police are searching for a man who brandished an assault rifle while hijacking three separate vehicles Saturday on the Northwest Side. The first carjacking happened about 11:45 a.m. in the 2700 block of North Western Avenue, followed by incidents at 4:35 p.m. in the 3000 block of North Sawyer and…

Violent Crime in Chicago up in all Categories

This city is run by liberal democrats the polices of these people are directly responsible for the surge in crime presently happening across Chicago. Violence in Chicago again is making national news, with the nine people killed Monday marking the city’s highest single-day toll of shooting deaths in years. But the Chicago Police Department and…

Two Masked Men Stab 4 People in Buffalo Grove Home Invasion

Four people, ranging in age from 16 to 49, were stabbed early Wednesday during an apparent home invasion in north suburban Buffalo Grove, according to police. Two masked men, one of them wielding a “large hunting knife,” broke in to them home and stabbed the 49-year-old homeowner, according to Buffalo Grove police. Three other occupants…

3 Virginia Men Shot While Broadcasting Hangout Live on Facebook

Three men were shot by a gunman who approached them while the trio were smoking and listening to music inside a car – and live streaming on Facebook.

The men, aged 27 and 29, were taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia, suffering from gunshot wounds, police said. Two of the men have life-threatening injuries.

Officers responded to the 900 block of Bainbridge Boulevard in Norfolk at around 6.10pm after reports of gunshots fired in the area.

The victims were found inside the vehicle, all suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, and taken to hospital.

TJ Williams posted a video on Facebook that showed him and two others smoking inside a car. Dante Rashad Williams was identified by friends as the man sitting in the driver’s seat.

Five minutes into his live stream, a series of shots are heard and his cell phone falls to the ground but continues recording for more than an hour.

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Four Charged with Murder in Connection with Failed Palos Park Home Invasion

SUSPECTS: Sarah Risner, Brandy Marshall, Paige Marshall Four people were charged with murder and home invasion after a homeowner fatally shot one of the intruders and injured another Tuesday night near southwest suburban Palos Park. Officers responded to the call of a home invasion about 10:30 p.m. in the 11000 block of West 118th Street…

UPDATE: 2 CHARGED WITH FELONY ROBBERY IN FATAL WEST PULLMAN CRASH

Two suburban men have been charged in connection with a robbery that led to a high speed chase and crash that left two people dead and four officers injured. Michael Cokes, 26, and Isiah Stevenson, 24, are each charged with felony robbery, Tinley Park police said. Police said the chase started in Tinley Park after…

Palos Park Man Kills 1, Injures Another in Attempted Home Invasion

A south suburban homeowner shot and killed an intruder who had broken into his home. The incident happened in Palos Park — now, the Cook County Sheriff’s Office is investigating. The Cook County Sheriff’s Department says the homeowner is a legal gun owner. He killed one man, and shot and wounded another when they attempted…

2 Suspects at Large in Crime-Spree that Left 1 Dead, Several Wounded

CHICAGO — Police are on the lookout for two men who are armed and extremely dangerous and responsible for a five-part crime spree that began early this morning on the far Southside. At 7:24 a.m., the two suspects carjacked a 27-year-old Chicago man and shot him once in the leg. He survived and was transported…

4 Young Thugs Charged in Robbery, Stabbing of Woman in Garfield Ridge

Faustino Perez, 21 (left), Erik Solano, 19, Vanessa Gomez, 18 (right) and a 17-year-old boy (not pictured) are charged in a Saturday, June 4, 2016, robbery and stabbing. (Chicago police photos ) Four people have been charged with attempted murder and robbery in an attack over the weekend in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood that left…

Chicago Police Kill Armed Bank Robbery Suspect in Archer Heights

A suspect in a weekend bank robbery was shot and killed by Chicago police after he robbed another bank on the Southwest Side Monday morning and pointed a gun at pursuing police, authorities said. Chicago Lawn District officers responded to a holdup alarm at Byline Bank at 4970 S. Archer Avenue just after 10:30 a.m.…

Ambush at Arizona Wal-Mart Leaves offender dead, 2 officers wounded

Two officers are in stable condition, with one requiring surgery, and the suspect is dead following a shooting Saturday at a Wal-Mart in suburban Phoenix, authorities said. Mitchell Oakley, 24, was killed after opening fire at officers who were responding to a call about a trespasser, Chandler police said. A Wal-Mart employee recognized Oakley as…

Over 8,000 Violent Fugitives Arrested in Nationwide Operation

The Justice Dept says more than 8,000 violent fugitives were arrested across the U.S. during a six-week operation. Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates and the U.S. Marshals Service announced the results Wednesday of an initiative known as Operation Violence Reduction 12. Yates calls the effort “targeted and focused” and says it focused on a dozen…

Armed Clerk Shoots 2 robbers at Chicago cellphone store

An employee at a Far South Side cellphone retailer shot two would-be robbers late Wednesday morning, at least the second time in a week a worker has shot two robbery suspects at a Chicago business, according to police and store officials. Two men drew handguns as they entered a cell phone store, 2051 E. 95th…

4 Black Teens in Custody in Alleged Gang Rape at NYC playground

Four teenagers have been taken into police custody in connection with an alleged group rape of an 18-year-old woman at a Brooklyn playground. Police said Sunday two teens surrendered and two were apprehended. Charges are pending against a 14-year-old, 17-year-old and two 15-year-olds. A fifth suspect is still being sought. New York City Mayor Bill…

Mexican President says ‘El Chapo’ Captured

Mexican forces escorted notorious drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman out of an armored vehicle and into a helicopter late Friday night following his arrest after months on the run. Mexican security forces trying to capture notorious drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman in Sinaloa encountered heavy gunfire that led to the deaths of various…