| Sep 29, 2012
| 9:08 AM
Chicago on Friday surpassed 400 homicides for the year--the fastest the city has done so in nearly 10 years.
On Friday morning, two men were found beaten to death in the trunk of a vehicle in the 2400 block of West 45th Street in Brighton Park, officials...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 5:23 PM
Five homicides were recorded in Chicago on Monday, making it the deadliest day of the year so far, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
At about 1:50 a.m., a 25-year-old man was shot and killed in the 5600 block of South May Street in...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 2:41 PM
Eight men in their 20s or younger were shot to death in eight Chicago community areas in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
The victims were: a 17-year-old Monday in Roseland; a 19-year-old Sunday in West Englewood; a 23-...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 1:40 PM
Edgewater and Woodlawn each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Woodlawn, an 18-year-old man was shot to death on Feb. 23 in the 800 block of East 63rd Street, officials said. The next day, a 25-...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Two men and a woman were in custody this morning following a shootout with police in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the South Side.
Two district officers on patrol exchanged gunfire with a man believed to be 22 years old after a car he and two other...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 1:53 PM
By day, Chicagoan Ted Wolff is a landscape architect. Off duty, he is a member of what he calls an invisible subculture. Known as "rail fans," "trainwatchers" or the self-deprecating term "foamers" (because they foam at the mouth when they see favorite...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 4:59 PM
Chicago police asked for the public's help tonight in finding a 15-year-old boy last seen in the Brighton Park neighborhood a week ago.
Maxwell Gory attends school in the Calumet District and might visit the Bridgeport area, police said in a press...
| May 7, 2012
| 4:52 AM
UPDATE: Chicago police have confirmed this morning that Maria Miranda and her two daughters were found safe in Arizona, but didn't immediately have details.
Chicago police are searching today for a 41-year-old woman and her two daughters, ages 19 and 1,...
| May 16, 2012
| 10:01 PM
Relatives of the bride found dead in a Burbank bath tub said they know very little about the woman’s new husband, who is wanted by police and charged with her murder.
Arnoldo Jimenez of Chicago's Brighton Park neighborhood allegedly stabbed to...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Greater Grand Crossing and the Lower West Side each recorded two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Greater Grand Crossing, a 30-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 7000 block of South Perry...
| May 25, 2012
| 4:38 AM
A 36-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash in the Brighton Park neighborhood early Friday morning, according to Chicago police.
Eugenio Campos, of the 3900 block of South Campbell, was pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 1:41 a.m., a...