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Beverly »

St. Barnabas Students 'Get Behind The Vest' To The Tune Of $2,110

Students at St. Barnabas School in Beverly are behind an effort to raise money for bulletproof vests.

Mt. Greenwood »

19th Ward Gets 'Behind The Vest' With Pancake Breakfast, Dress Down Days

The effort in a ward filled with police aims to help officers replace their aging bulletproof vests.

Humboldt Park »

Humboldt Park Robberies Prompt Police Warning

The robberies occurred in January and February, officials said.

South Loop »

South Loop Robbery Suspect Arrested Amid More Foot Patrols, Police Say

More officers are patrolling the South Loop after an uptick in robberies this month, police said.

West Ridge »

West Ridge Homeowners Warned of Garage Burglaries

Four incidents were reported, police said.

Austin »

Police Warn Austin Residents of Robberies in Area

The robberies occurred in January, according to a community alert.

Hyde Park »

Man Behind Nine Robberies in Hyde Park Captured, Police Say

Tommy Langston, 21, was charged with nine counts of robbery between September and November.

Austin »

Thieves Targeted Manufacturing Business in Austin, Police Say

The thefts occurred in December, according to officials.

Humboldt Park »

People Selling, Buying Electronics Via Social Media Getting Robbed: Cops

Thieves rob the victims after meeting offline, in the victim's car.

Logan Square »

Police Body Cameras Pilot Program Announced for Logan Square, Wicker Park

Officers working nights and late afternoons will be testing out the equipment.

Garfield Park »

Thief Punched Victim Before Stealing Purse, Police Say

Two victims were sitting in cars in Garfield Park last week during the purse-snatchings, police said.

Portage Park »

Police Issue Warning After Spate of Garage Burglaries on Northwest Side

Six Northwest Side garages have been burglarized in recent weeks, police warned.

Jefferson Park »

Police Warn of Spate of Home Burglaries on Northwest Side

Five Northwest Side homes have been burglarized in recent weeks, police warned.

Jefferson Park »

Spate of Burglaries Hits Northwest Side Over Holidays

Seven Northwest Side homes have been burglarized in recent weeks, police warned.

West Englewood »

Police Officer Injured After Stolen Van Rams Squad Car

The officer had a non-life-threatening injury to his leg and a possible concussion, police said.