| 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...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Chicago police officials are warning business owners in the Chicago Lawn/Gage Park area of increased robbery incidents this month.
The robberies happened on Dec. 6 at about 6 p.m. on the 2800 block of West 59th Street, then a robbery happened on Dec. 9...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 2:35 PM
New City has recorded four homicides in the last 10 days, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Nov. 22, a 19-year-old man was shot to death in the 4900 block of South Seeley Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 19-year-old man was...
| 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...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 3:48 PM
A high school sophomore studying to be an architect was shot to death as she stood with friends in a backyard in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said.
Porshe Foster, 15, was with several other teens when someone walked up...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 10:24 AM
A 15 year-old girl who played high school sports and dreamed of becoming an architect was shot and killed in the city's Chicago Lawn neighborhood.
Porshe Foster was shot at a friend's house at 69th and Campbell around 9:15 p.m. Monday.
Police say she...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Porshe Foster and Taniesha Dukes were inseparable friends since 5th grade and both teens attended the same vocational high school. Foster was studying to be an architect, while Dukes wanted to work in construction.
On Monday night the two were outside a...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Adult siblings, a man and a woman, were shot outside their mother's house after she broke up a party Saturday night in the Marquette Park neighborhood, according to police.
They were standing outside in the 6200 block of South Albany Avenue about 9:20 p....
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:51 AM
Chicago police discover a man shot dead within a block of a Southwest Side high school and six others were wounded in separate shootings that occurred across the city in less than 12 hours.
In the most recent shooting, a 49-year-old man sitting in a...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 1:36 PM
Four men were shot and killed in West Garfield Park in about 24 hours this week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
Two men were shot to death about 8:55 p.m. Monday in the 4100 block of West Adams Street, officials said. Nearly four...
| May 3, 2012
| 2:50 AM
Authorities hit a Southwest Side man with felonies and numerous traffic citations following a crash that seriously injured a Chicago police sergeant, police said.
Rolando Robledo, of the 6000 block of South Mozart Avenue, faces both felony aggravated DUI...