| Aug 7, 2012
| 6:07 AM
A driver was killed when his car struck a building and a light pole on the West Side, police said this morning.
The crash happened at about 6 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of North Pulaski Road in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.
| Aug 11, 2012
| 9:14 PM
Police are warning the public of an attacker assaulting women on the West Side.
Two of the three attacks happened on the 2700 block of West Jackson Boulevard – on July 17 and July 31 – and the third attack happened on the 2700 block of West...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 12:39 PM
A 24-year-old man is clinging to life at a hospital and police are looking for the car that plowed into him and fled the scene early this morning on the West Side, police said.
The man was walking in the 600 block of North Homan Avenue in the East...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 3:11 PM
A man was found shot to death in the Longwood Manor neighborhood on the Far South Side this afternoon and another man was seriously wounded in a drive-by shooting on the West Side, police said.
The man, Erik Loggins, 40, was dead on the scene in the 9600...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 5:46 AM
Shootings across the city left at least one man dead and eight people wounded Sunday, police said.
Two people were shot and one died in a shooting about 8:04 a.m. in the 2300 block of West Lake Street in the West Town neighborhood, Chicago Police...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 6:56 AM
A 19-year-old man was shot behind the ear Friday night in a church parking lot on the West Side, police said, one of at least seven people shot since about 7:40 p.m.
The bullet came out of his neck and the man is still alive, police said. Police taped...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Firefighters were called to the scene of an extra-alarm blaze that broke out at a vacant apartment building on the West Side in the city's East Garfield Park neighborhood this afternoon.
The fire started about 4 p.m. in the rear of the building on the...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 4:45 PM
The Indiana Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined Indy Parks nearly $15,000 for safety violations after nearly 80 people were sent to the hospital following a chemical incident.
IOSHA found six serious violations following the June...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Two men were found beaten to death Friday in the 2400 block of West 45th Street in Brighton Park, police said.
Brighton Park has logged six homicides so far this year. The Southwest Side community area recorded 10 homicides last year, RedEye determined....
| Oct 9, 2012
| 6:38 PM
An Indianapolis woman said she was beaten up and robbed by two men on her way home through Garfield Park Monday night.
Jennifer Kelly bought a pack of cigarettes at the Dinner Bell near the park and was walking home heading westbound on Conservatory...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Englewood and North Lawndale each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Englewood, a 28-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 5800 block of South Shields Avenue, police said. One day earlier,...