| Nov 8, 2013
| 2:14 AM
Female muggers robbed at least three people in a week in the Chicago Lawn police district, police said Thursday.
In a community alert issued by Area Central detectives, police warned district residents that three afternoon robberies had taken place...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:48 AM
West Englewood has logged five homicides so far this month including a double homicide last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
An 18-year-old man was found shot to death Monday in the 5900 block of South Winchester Avenue,...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Shootings left at least 8 people on the South and West sides wounded overnight, according to police.
Three of the shootings happened between 4:50 and 5:40 a.m., police said.
A 60-year-old woman was shot in the chin about 4:50 a.m. in 4500 block of...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Austin saw two separate homicides on Friday, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
An 8-year-old girl was strangled to death in the 5200 block of West Adams Street, police said. Meanwhile, a 24-year-old man was stabbed to death in the...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 6:46 PM
Shootings left at least four men dead and 9 other people wounded across the city Saturday night and Sunday morning.
The violence was largely confined to the South and West Sides and three of the incidents had more than one victim, according to...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Police are warning residents of the Chicago Lawn Police District of a man who tried to sexually assault two women as they slept in their homes early Sunday.
The man got into homes in the 6800 block of South Washtenaw Avenue and 7000 block of South...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Eight people were shot -- one fatally -- in a drive-by shooting in which two men fired on a group of people at a home in the Lawndale neighborhood Saturday evening, authorities said.
At least one of the shooters used a rifle and casings were recovered...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:40 AM
West Pullman has recorded three homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data showed.
On Tuesday, a 25-year-old woman and a 38-year-old man were shot to death in the 12000 block of South Eggleston Avenue, police said. Three...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 3:00 AM
A 12-year-old girl was shot in the leg as she did her homework in front of her home Wednesday night on the Southwest Side, police said.
A gunman in his late teens or early 20s fired about 10 shots at a home in the 6500 block of South Talman Avenue in the...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Englewood and South Lawndale each recorded two homicides in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
In Englewood, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 7400 block of South Parnell Avenue, police said....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 1:51 PM
A South Side man is accused of attacking one girl and trying to lure a second into his truck on the Southwest Side.
Osbaldo Santiago, 30, was arrested Wednesday and charged with attempted kidnapping, attempted sexual assault and child luring, as well...