| Jun 27, 2011
| 7:31 PM
A 21-year-old man was shot this evening in the Gresham neighborhood, police said.
Police were notified about the shooting at about 9:10 p.m. that occurred near the area of 80th and Carpenter Streets, Chicago police said.
The man was shot in the buttocks...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 2:41 PM
Eight men in their 20s or younger were shot to death in eight Chicago community areas in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
The victims were: a 17-year-old Monday in Roseland; a 19-year-old Sunday in West Englewood; a 23-...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 12:04 AM
Chicago police fired shots at an armed carjacking suspect in the city's Burnside neighborhood on the South Side, authorities said today.
No one was struck in the incident that happened at about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of East 89th Place,...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 12:27 PM
One firefighter suffered minor injuries this afternoon while fighting a blaze in an abandoned building in the South Side’s Gresham neighborhood, a Chicago Fire Department spokesman said.
The fire broke out at about 1:50 p.m. at a one-story vacant...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 8:33 AM
At least six people were wounded in overnight shootings in Chicago, police said.
A man was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition this morning after he was shot in the chest and arm on the South Side in the Gresham...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 5:44 PM
A man and a woman were seriously injured when they were shot on a porch in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side this evening, authorities said.
The two were both taken from the 7900 block of South Hermitage Avenue for treatment to Advocate Christ...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 12:33 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is targeting nine hard-hit neighborhoods in Chicago's latest effort to stem the tide of home foreclosures and, as with many recent announcements, the mayor is counting on private investment to make his plans work.
| Mar 2, 2011
| 1:40 PM
Edgewater and Woodlawn each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Woodlawn, an 18-year-old man was shot to death on Feb. 23 in the 800 block of East 63rd Street, officials said. The next day, a 25-...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 9:54 PM
Eight people were injured, four seriously, in three-vehicle crash that injured an officer in his police car in the Chatham neighborhood this evening, officials said.
The crash at 83rd Street and Indiana Avenue left a Pontiac sport-utility vehicle on...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 7:55 PM
A man and two teenage boys have been charged in connection with a three-vehicle crash that injured them and five other people, including a Chicago Police detective, police said tonight.
William Robinson, 34, faces a charges of aggravated fleeing an...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 2:21 AM
Four Chicago teens have been arrested and charged in connection with a string of armed robberies at or near the Gresham Metra station this month. Two of them were arrested Friday while allegedly staking out another robbery.
Donquell Tillman, 19, and Eric...