| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:18 PM
A reputed gang member arrested last spring for the murder of a special education teacher has been charged with killing a 17-year-old boy and wounding a woman two years ago, according to police.
Dominique Hodrick, 33, was charged Thursday with first-...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Five people were injured after two cars crashed early Saturday morning in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side, authorities said.
Four of the injured people were in serious-to-critical condition after a dark Dodge Caravan and a Mercury Sable...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 9:23 AM
A 17-year-old was shot in the leg Saturday morning in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, officials said.
The male teen was standing outside in the 5600 block of South Ashland Avenue when a gold sedan drove up and someone in the car fired...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Two people, including a 17-year-old boy, were killed and 10 other people were wounded Sunday in separate shootings throughout the city.
The 17-year-old boy was fatally wounded around noon on the 8200 block of South Houston Avenue in the South Chicago...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 3:17 PM
A 15-year-old boy who was slain Friday night on the Far South Side has been identified, officials said.
In addition to the boy, who was identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office as Deon Gilbert, five other people were wounded during...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 10:30 PM
Two men were killed and at least one other person was critically wounded in separate shootings on the city's Northwest Side since Sunday afternoon.
About 12:15 a.m. Monday, a 26-year-old man was fatally shot in an alleyway behind his home in the...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 10:21 AM
A Southwest Side man was extradited from Wisconsin and charged in a July shooting that killed a man and seriously injured a woman in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, police said.
Keith Martin, 47, of the 6200 block of South Rockwell Street, is charged...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:57 PM
A man was injured and 12 other people were displaced when a fire broke out in a three-story building on the South Side on Wednesday evening, authorities said.
The blaze started around 10:10 p.m. in a mixed-use building on the corner of East 76th...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 9:25 AM
A woman in her 50s has died after a car crash Tuesday night in the Park Manor neighborhood on the South Side after her vehicle collided with a stolen minivan, authorities said.
About 9:20 p.m., three people were inside a stolen Honda Odyssey minivan was...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Entertainer Taylor Bennett, brother of Chance the Rapper, is facing aggravated battery charges after he and a companion allegedly beat up a teenager at a party last month.
Bennett, 18, of the 1200 block of South Prairie Street, and Jake Kalmin, 21, of...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 6:27 PM
A 20-year-old man was seriously wounded Sunday afternoon in a shooting in the city's West Englewood neighborhood.
The shooting happened about 2:25 p.m. in the 1500 block of West 59th Street, said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Thomas...