20 hours ago

COPS: Denied Access To River North Bar, Man Zapped Doorman With Stun Gun (And Other Weird Stories)

...last Thursday, a bouncer told Omar Hernandez that he was not allowed inside Rockit Bar, 22 West Hubbard. Hernandez proceeded to press a

    COPS: Denied Access To River North Bar, Man Zapped Doorman With Stun Gun (And Other Weird Stories)
    What's wrong, champ? Doorman won't let ya in da club? Just zap him with your handy Guard Dog Security iStun 4000. That's what a Lower West Side man did in River North last week, according to prosecutors. Around 10 p.m. last Thursday, a bouncer told Omar Hernandez that he was not allowed inside Rockit Bar, 22 West Hubbard.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

38 hours ago

Updated 31 hours ago

ANOTHER Carjacking — Man Targeted In North Center Wednesday Evening

...North Center yesterday evening. The victim said it all played out near the intersection of Irving Park Road and Maplewood around 9:30 p.m. Taken was a white 2015 Honda Civic with a license...

    ANOTHER Carjacking - Man Targeted In North Center Wednesday Evening
    Another day, another carjacking. Two masked offenders implied that they had a gun and forced a man out of his car in North Center yesterday evening. The victim said it all played out near the intersection of Irving Park Road and Maplewood around 9:30 p.m.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

44 hours ago

Gun Threat, Gay Slurs Bring Lawsuit For Lyft Driver

...1. Jaleesa Rance, 25, pulled the handgun on two riders during an argument in the 400 block of West Melrose around 2 a.m., according

    Gun Threat, Gay Slurs Bring Lawsuit For Lyft Driver
    As if criminal charges weren't bad enough, things just got worse for an Aurora-based Lyft driver who allegedly pulled a gun on two passengers near Boystown on September 1. Jaleesa Rance, 25, pulled the handgun on two riders during an argument in the 400 block of West Melrose around 2 a.m., according to a police report.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

3 days ago

Updated 2 days ago

Wild Images Of Roscoe Village Nail Salon Robbery Released; Cops Need Help IDing Gunmen

...reported on the crime just three hours after it unfolded at the 2X10 Nail Salon, 2112 West Roscoe around 11:40 a.m. on December 1. Two gunmen seen here rounded up four...

    Wild Images Of Roscoe Village Nail Salon Robbery Released; Cops Need Help IDing Gunmen
    Detectives released a community alert and jarring surveillance images of a Roscoe Village nail salon robbery late last night. We reported on the crime just three hours after it unfolded at the 2X10 Nail Salon, 2112 West Roscoe around 11:40 a.m. on December 1.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

  • Mute Mute Me

    I thought they been caught?

  • ward greenleaf Smokey and the Bandit, Hooper, Cannonball Run...

    Found my new pedicure place!

  • Eric Pepeson An Irving Park Deplorable

    Very clear photos and nice looking salon. How about the third image with the gun right to her head? These two probably aren't even 20 years old yet very brazen.

3 days ago

Updated 3 days ago

Breaking: Two Carjackings Near Roscoe Village Tonight

...m., a masked gunman approached a woman and took her 2011 Porsche Cayenne in the 3200 block of North Hoyne, police said. The car, which bears a license plate beginning with K911, was last seen...

    Breaking: Two Carjackings Near Roscoe Village Tonight
    Cops are on the hunt after two carjackings were reported just minutes apart near Roscoe Village on Monday evening. Investigators believe the same crew is responsible for both robberies. At 8:05 p.m., a masked gunman approached a woman and took her 2011 Porsche Cayenne in the 3200 block of North Hoyne, police said.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

4 days ago

North Center Man On Probation For Burglary Is Charged With...BURGLARY Again

...Wettig | CPD An officer who watched video of a burglary that took place in the 2400 block of West Addison last month recognized Wettig from a previous arrest. Cops went to Wettig’s home on...

    North Center Man On Probation For Burglary Is Charged With...BURGLARY Again
    He received probation for burglary in May, now he's walking free after posting bail for another burglary in November. Let's give a warm welcome to the pride of North Center-Nathan Wettig! An officer who watched video of a burglary that took place in the 2400 block of West Addison last month recognized Wettig from a previous arrest.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

Dec 07

Updated 6 days ago

Four Shot In Uptown Rifle Attack; Local Gangbanger Targeted, Source Says

The victims were shot here, at 1132 West Wilson, around 8:15 p.m. | Google Four people were shot in a rifle attack outside...

    Four Shot In Uptown Rifle Attack; Local Gangbanger Targeted, Source Says
    Four people were shot in a rifle attack outside of Truman College in Uptown on Wednesday evening. One victim was reported in grave condition as he entered surgery. The other three victims are in good condition.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

Dec 07

Updated Dec 07

UPTOWN: Dead Body Found In Burning Charity Donation Bin

...bin in Uptown this morning, according to police and sources. Fire department personnel responded to 1500 West Wilson around 7;15 a.m. to extinguish a fire inside a donation box that sits...

    UPTOWN: Dead Body Found In Burning Charity Donation Bin
    Detectives have launched two investigations after a dead body was found inside a burning charity donation bin in Uptown this morning, according to police and sources. Fire department personnel responded to 1500 West Wilson around 7;15 a.m. to extinguish a fire inside a donation box that sits outside a Walgreens.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

  • Mute Mute Me

    keep being awesome uptown!
    happy holidays!
    thank you!

Dec 04

Updated Dec 06

Boystown Home Invasion Reported Sunday Morning; Charges Filed

Joseph Grant (inset) was arrested after a reported home invasion in the 800 block of W. Buckingham. He lives on the Far Southwest Side, but Joseph Grant sure does cause a lot...

    Boystown Home Invasion Reported Sunday Morning; Charges Filed
    He lives on the Far Southwest Side, but Joseph Grant sure does cause a lot of trouble in our neck of the woods. In 2015, Grant received 30-months probation for robbing a 25-year-old man in Wrigleyville. In July, while still on probation, Grant was slapped with an extensive list of narcotics charges after cops stopped him for allegedly urinating in a Boystown alley.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

  • on probation while committing a home invasion....

    here's the result of democrat soft-on-crime and liberal progressive activist prosecutors and judges.

    this is exactly what you get for your vote.

  • Home invasion should be a minimum of 25 years!

  • Actually Judges are elected separately from poloticans. While I am politically liberal, I like my judges to be no nonsense, throw the book at them judges.

Dec 05

Arrest Made In Vitamin Shop, Dry Cleaner Robberies

...25. Sheppard | Chicago Police Dept Antonio Sheppard, 46, was arrested last Tuesday afternoon in the 1300 block of South Canal after he allegedly robbed a nearby convenience store. Police say video surveillance shows Sheppard entered...

    Arrest Made In Vitamin Shop, Dry Cleaner Robberies
    Detectives have arrested a West Loop man who they say robbed a Lakeview vitamin store and an Old Town dry cleaner on November 25. Antonio Sheppard, 46, was arrested last Tuesday afternoon in the 1300 block of South Canal after he allegedly robbed a nearby convenience store.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

Dec 05

Ripping Off The Ritz: Armed Robbery On Exclusive Street Near Mag Mile

...streets. Police said the victim was loading “purchased consumer merchandise” into his car in the 100 block of East Lake Shore Drive when a gunman approached him from behind around 8:30 p.m. The offender announced...

    Ripping Off The Ritz: Armed Robbery On Exclusive Street Near Mag Mile
    A 33-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint Monday evening just steps from the Magnificent Mile on one of Chicago's most exclusive residential streets. Police said the victim was loading "purchased consumer merchandise" into his car in the 100 block of East Lake Shore Drive when a gunman approached him from behind around 8:30 p.m.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

Dec 04

Couple Forces 81-Year-Old Lakeview Woman To Drive To Bank, Withdraw Money

...armed with a gun, police said. The victim was in the Aldi parking lot at 2600 North Clybourn around 12:30 p.m. Saturday when a man and a woman approached her and...

    Couple Forces 81-Year-Old Lakeview Woman To Drive To Bank, Withdraw Money
    An 81-year-old Lakeview woman was taken from a grocery store parking lot by two people who forced her to withdraw money from her banking account while they claimed to be armed with a gun, police said. The victim was in the Aldi parking lot at 2600 North Clybourn around 12:30 p.m.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

Dec 03

If He Only Had A Brain: Teen Charged With November Carjacking Near Oz Park

...p.m. that night, a 30-year-old woman was parking her car in the 2000 block of North Howe when three masked men approached, and one of them ordered her out of the vehicle...

    If He Only Had A Brain: Teen Charged With November Carjacking Near Oz Park
    A 16-year-old boy has been charged as a juvenile in connection with a November 16 armed carjacking near Oz Park in the Lincoln Park neighborhood. Around 10:05 p.m. that night, a 30-year-old woman was parking her car in the 2000 block of North Howe when three masked men approached, and one of them ordered her out of the vehicle at gunpoint, police said.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com

Dec 01

Gunmen Rob Roscoe Village-Area Nail Salon Friday Morning

...retail robberies across the city and suburbs. Two masked men entered 2X10 Nail Salon at 2112 West Roscoe around 11:40 a.m., police said. One of the men brandished a gun as...

    Gunmen Rob Roscoe Village-Area Nail Salon Friday Morning
    Detectives are investigating the armed robbery of a Roscoe Village-area nail salon on Friday morning. Investigators believe the hold-up is related to a pattern of similar retail robberies across the city and suburbs. Two masked men entered 2X10 Nail Salon at 2112 West Roscoe around 11:40 a.m., police said.
    http://www.cwbchicago.com