Anita Alvarez

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Archer Heights »

State's Attorney said concerns over public safety led her to charge Jason Van Dyke sooner than planned.

Roseland »

Lashondra Peebles hired her mom to work at the public university on the South Side, prosecutors said.

Morgan Park »

The property fraud awareness event is being held at the Morgan Park District police station.

Beverly »

The Southwest Side squatters also believe banks aren't allowed to own property, officials said.

River North »

Sheriff said county jail is overburdened with the mentally ill and proposed cuts would be a disaster.

Archer Heights »

A city committee approved a $5 million settlement in the case of Laquan McDonald, who was shot 16 times.

Downtown »

The governor-elect said he did not know much about the calls designed to confuse city election judges.

North Lawndale »

Cmdr. Glenn Evans also stuck a Taser to the victim's groin during the incident, prosecutors said.

North Lawndale »

Twenty-seven people have been charged following the bust of heroin ring in Douglas Park.

Downtown »

A number of law enforcement agencies launched a media campaign to raise awareness of human trafficking.

South Shore (above 79th) »

Corey Ankum and Edward Stringer died when the roof of a building owned by Chuck Dai collapsed in a fire.

Bridgeport »

Three out-of-state men who came to Chicago to protest the 2012 summit were convicted of lesser charges.

The Loop »

Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez backed another proposal in the General Assembly.

Humboldt Park »

Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined with his top cop and the state's attorney to form the task force.

West Englewood »

Officer Alejandro Vadadez was slain by the people he was trying to protect, prosecutors said.