| Mar 25, 2012
| 10:37 AM
Chicago police detectives are warning residents of the Grand Crossing police district of strong-arm robberies in the area in recent weeks.
One man, sometimes with another, has committed at least four robberies since Feb. 24 in the Chatham and Park...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 2:37 PM
A Chicago firefighter sustained minor injuries as crews were battling a fire in the East Chatham neighborhood this afternoon.
The fire was reported at about 3:30 p.m. on the 8200 block of South Ellis Avenue, said Chicago Fire Department Chief Joseph...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 4:42 PM
A second suspect has been charged in the murder of a Chicago man who showed some friends envelopes filled with cash a few days before he was robbed and killed at his home in East Chatham, a Cook County prosecutor said today.
Joshua Brown, 19, appeared in...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 2:58 AM
An off-duty Chicago police officer managed to avoid being hit by gunfire in the Chatham neighborhood early this morning but a friend with him was hit, police said.
The two were outside a residence in the 7500 block of South Wabash Avenue about 2:20 a.m....
| Sep 1, 2011
| 5:18 PM
Two people were wounded this evening, one seriously, in separate shootings on the city's South Side.
About 6:30 p.m., an 18-year-old man was shot on the 8000 block of South Stewart Avenue in the city's West Chatham neighborhood, officials said.
| Oct 2, 2011
| 4:18 AM
A 43-year-old south suburban man was found dead in Chicago's Chatham neighborhood after being shot multiple times, according to authorities.
A spokesman for the Cook County medical examine's office said Darryl McWilliams, of the 17900 block of Edwards...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 4:32 PM
A man was shot to death in the East Chatham neighborhood early this morning, down the block from his home, authorities said.
The man was on the street in the 7900 block of South Drexel Boulevard just before 6 a.m. when he was fatally shot, said Chicago...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Two teenagers were wounded, one fatally, within minutes of each other this afternoon in separate shootings on the South Side in the city’s Back of the Yards and Chatham neighborhoods.
The first shooting happened about 12:23 p.m. on the 5000...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Three female relatives were beaten by a group of about 20 attackers when ordering dinner for their family Friday evening at a Burger King in the city's Chatham neighborhood, police and witnesses said.
A 16-year-old boy was arrested and charged as a...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 3:20 PM
Brighton Park saw two homicides in two days last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 13-year-old boy was shot to death Saturday in the 4600 block of South Spaulding Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 28-year-old woman was...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 9:54 PM
Eight people were injured, four seriously, in three-vehicle crash that injured an officer in his police car in the Chatham neighborhood this evening, officials said.
The crash at 83rd Street and Indiana Avenue left a Pontiac sport-utility vehicle on...