| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Austin last week recorded its fifth homicide of the month, its 35th homicide of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 15-year-old boy was shot to death Dec. 20 in the 4800 block of West Quincy Street, police said.
| Dec 8, 2012
| 6:18 PM
A 17-year-old boy was arrested with a gun at a West Garfield Park funeral this morning as part of the Chicago Police Department’s crackdown on possible conflicts at gang funerals, police said.
Roosevelt J. Yarber, of the 4100 block of West Van...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 5:46 AM
At least six people have been hurt in shootings on the South and West sides since 5:30 p.m. Saturday, according to police.
Two of the injured were struck in a drive-by shooting about 9:20 p.m. in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side,...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:32 AM
A suspect was being questioned in connection with the shooting of two 17-year-old girls in the West Garfield Park neighborhood this morning, police said.
One of the girls was shot in the chest and suffered a graze wound to the head in the attack in...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 5:51 AM
Chicago police made two arrests and shot three pit bulls who had been commanded to attack them while working on a drug bust early Saturday on the West Side, police said.
Kelvin Murray, 27, of the 4300 block of West Thomas Street, was charged with felony...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 12:34 PM
CTA riders had mixed reactions about their commute Monday, the first workday since the agency's service cuts and additions took effect.
Steffany Amacher of Lakeview typically takes the No. 80-Irving Park bus, the Brown Line and the Red Line to the...
| 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...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 6:58 AM
Seven people were injured in a traffic crash early this morning on the West Side in the city's West Garfield Park neighborhood.
The crash happened about 4:31 a.m. near the intersection of Cicero Avenue and Ferdinand Street, said Chicago Police...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 5:38 PM
A man died following a fire late this morning on the West Side, officials said.
The fire erupted at 10:50 a.m. in the 4000 block of West Van Buren Street, according to Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Robert Perez.
The man, 75,...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 8:13 AM
Fox59 is making another push to Pack the Pantries.
On Wednesday, Fox59 Morning News will be live at two locations throughout the morning encouraging people to donate to local food banks as part of Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard’s Pack the Pantries...
| May 25, 2013
| 10:06 PM
A 17-year-old boy and 22-year-old man were killed within hours of each other in separate West Side attacks Friday night, and a 29-year-old man was killed on the South Side, officials said.
The youngest of the three killed was with an 18-year-old...