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PHOTO OP: Two Charged In West Town 7-Eleven Robbery

Branch. (Cook Co. Sheriff’s Dept) Prosecutors Saturday charged a man and a woman in connection with one of three early-Friday convenience store robberies that culminated in a vehicle and foot chase on the city’s near West Side. The two have not yet been charged with participating in a series of similar convenience store robberies in

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UNWELCOME VISITORS: Area Burglars Are Having A Field Day

Clark (Cook Co Sheriff’s Dept) An 18-year-old Calumet City man faces charges of burglary, unlawful use of a weapon, and possession of burglary tools after police found him inside an apartment building in the 1300 block of Waveland. Officers went to the location at 2:30PM on March 12 after a motorist reported seeing a man

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TARGET-ED: Rahm “Shoved” Me On Video, YouTuber Claims

UPDATE APRIL  This video has been taken down due to a copyright claim by Ron Perrillo. ———- Did Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel really shove a man who refused to shake his hand inside a Target store recently? With a child watching from just steps away and cameras everywhere? That’s the accusation of YouTube user Hechosdcolon,

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DOUBLE GULP: Two Lincoln Park 7-Eleven Stores Robbed At Gunpoint Overnight; 4th and 5th Cases In Week-Long Spree

Two more 7-Eleven stores were robbed at gunpoint overnight, the fourth and fifth times that convenience stores have been robbed by the same men in a week. This morning’s incidents took place in nearby Lincoln Park while the previous three hold-ups targeted Lake View locations. Map showing locations of 7-Eleven robberiesin Lake View (above) and Lincoln

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OUR VIEW: Residents Deserve To Hear Pride Plans Now

Police officers stand guard over a Chicago police car used as a dance floor by spectators at the 2015 Pride Parade. Image: Second City Cop Nearly nine months have passed since the 2014 Chicago Pride Parade unleashed crushing crowds and a post-parade crime wave in our neighborhood, yet city officials still have not announced how

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INSTANT REPLAY: Another 7-Eleven Robbed At Gunpoint

Masked gunmen robbed another area convenience store overnight, the second targeting of a 7-Eleven by similarly-described offenders since last Tuesday. Two men, both armed with revolvers, walked into the 7-Eleven store at Clark and Southport around 3:30AM and demanded the store’s cash. They were last seen running southbound with the contents of both cash registers.

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MUGGY: Quick Action By Cops Has 4 Facing Robbery Charges

Sas (Cook Co. Sheriff’s Office) Chicago police have been a roll lately, arresting four alleged robbery offenders in connection with two separate robberies around our neighborhood. Abel Pineda and Maciej Sas are both charged with one count of robbery after allegedly mugging a woman in the 700 block of Aldine last Tuesday evening. A police