Articles By Bob Chiarito

Albany Park Primary category in which blog post is published

5 People Wounded In Mass Shooting In Albany Park, Police Say

Two boys, 15 and 17, were among those wounded in the drive-by shooting, police said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Man Killed In Red Line Station Shooting In Rogers Park, Police Say

The 26-year-old man was fatally shot Tuesday inside the Morse “L” station, police said.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

5-Year-Old Boy Shot In Leg In North Lawndale

The little boy was in serious condition after being shot while inside a home on the West Side, police said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Michigan Avenue Gunfire Leads To Police Chase, Crash Over Dan Ryan Expressway

The chase ended when the shooter's car crashed into another car on Roosevelt Road over the Dan Ryan, where at least one person was arrested, police said.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Police Oversight Agency COPA Improperly Ended Misconduct Investigations, Inspector General Finds

The report cited several examples where criteria for administrative termination were not met, including an investigation into an incident where someone was found unresponsive in a cell and ultimately died.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

What Happens When Chicago Cops Speak Up About Police Misconduct? Their Lives Are Ruined, Whistleblowers Say

The City Council on Wednesday signed off on a $3.8 million settlement to an officer who reported misconduct and was reassigned. The city has paid more than half a billion dollars to settle misconduct cases in the past decade.

Back of the Yards Primary category in which blog post is published

Girl, 8, Killed, And 2 Others Wounded In Shooting In Canaryville

The little girl is among numerous young children who have been victims of gun violence this year.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Emmett Till House Moves One Step Closer To Landmark Status

The home at 6427 S. St. Lawrence is where Till lived with his family before he was killed on a trip to Mississippi in 1955.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Man Killed, 4 Wounded In Shooting At Morgan Park Pancake House Sunday Afternoon

At 1:50 p.m. Sunday, people were eating under a tent at Lumes Pancake House when a white SUV pulled up and three gunmen got out and fired shots, police said.