Police, media, and observers gather near the barricade scene on Wednesday. | @WDUGJessica A SWAT team stand-off ended peacefully in Lincoln Park on Wednesday after a man barricaded himself inside an apartment with his girlfriend, according to police and neighbors. Patrol officers responded to an apartment building on the 2500 block of North Bosworth after
Hunter Best (inset) and surveillance images of a man that police called a “person of interest.” | CPD One year after an Indianapolis man was charged with entering two Lincoln Park homes and sexually abusing girls who were asleep inside, new details of the alleged crimes have emerged. Prosecutors laid out their allegations against 26-year-old
A robbery offender may have run right past officers responding to an armed robbery in Lincoln Park on Wednesday evening. But, whoever he was, he got away. Cops did, however, find a replica handgun that the man apparently dropped when he saw officers coming his way. Police said a man and a woman, both 19-years-old,
The aftermath of a catalytic converter theft. | Seth Sawyer on Flickr The slippery auto parts thieves who work Chicago’s neighborhoods in the dark of night have returned to Lincoln Park and Lakeview, according to recent police reports. Witnesses have seen catalytic converter thieves at work in the area several times in recent weeks. But
Adam Bramwell | Illinois Department of Corrections United States Marshals in Texas have arrested the man who police say last month carjacked a woman in her Lincoln Park garage. Chicago police have also named the man as a “person of interest” in the July 18th knife attack that left a recent DePaul University graduate severely
In a rare move, Chicago police have identified a wanted offender by name in connection with the July 13th attack and carjacking of a woman in her Lincoln Park garage. Adam Bramwell, a four-time convicted felon who is currently missing while on parole, is being actively sought by police, according to a new community alert
Police are warning about a scammer who is stealing phones from restaurant patrons in Lakeview East and nearby Lincoln Park. The offender strikes up conversations with diners who have a phone on their table. He’ll casually place a menu over the phone, then casually take the device away with the menu and leave the restaurant.
Editor’s note: A third story that previously appeared in this report was removed on February 16, 2023, after the accused person had the matter expunged from their record. Alejandro Alvarez | CPD • A Lower West Side man caused grave injuries to his girlfriend’s poodle when he struck the year-old dog in the head with