| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:39 AM
Auburn Gresham and New City each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Auburn Gresham, an 18-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 8000 block of South Elizabeth Street, police said. Two days...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:47 PM
The death this week of a woman beaten up more than a decade ago in the East Garfield Park neighborhood has been ruled a homicide, authorities said.
Shantil Moore, 28, who had been living at a nursing home in the 2400 block of West Touhy Avenue, was...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 6:38 AM
A West Side man charged with murder in a Thursday shooting that left a 21-year-old man dead was ordered held without bail in Cook County bond court today.
Police believe Harold Cook, 22, of the 4200 block of West West End Avenue, fatally shot Terrell...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:39 PM
A man who was trying to get back at several men who robbed him and three friends at an East Garfield Park liquor store last fall has been charged with murder in the killing of one of the friends who helped in the payback scheme, prosecutors said.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:01 PM
The mother of Natasha McShane left the courtroom in tears today as a neurosurgeon described the damage done to her daughter’s brain when the Northern Ireland exchange student was beaten by a baseball bat-wielding mugger in Chicago’s Bucktown...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:13 AM
Two men were shot to death on city sidewalks Tuesday night on the West Side and three others were wounded across the city, according to police.
Uriel Quinones, 20, was shot to death in the 2200 block of South Oakley Avenue in the Heart of Chicago...
| Dec 20, 2013
In the historic Golden Dome field house in Garfield Park, bank executives and charity leaders gathered in August to trade hugs and self-congratulatory speeches.
Nonprofit groups on the West Side were helping restore communities by renovating homes...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 2:11 PM
A Near West Side man faces a variety of charges after he allegedly brandished a knife at a man and threatened to kill him, put a woman in a chokehold and punched a police officer over the course of a few hours Friday.
Clarence Flowers, 30, also known as...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Two people were hospitalized after being shot this afternoon in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.
The shooting happened on the 3400 block of West Flournoy Street at about 2:45 p.m., according to police and fire officials.
| 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,...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 12:43 PM
A 20-year-old man on parole in a 2009 carjacking is the second person charged in the slaying of a veteran UPS employee who was gunned down in a robbery as he walked to a West Garfield Park "L" stop on his way to work late Tuesday, Cook County...