| May 15, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Chicago on Sunday recorded four homicides--the highest one-day total since January, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
According to police:
At 3:30 a.m., a 20-year-old man was shot to death in the 2800 block of East 76th Street in...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Police officers pursuing suspects fleeing a home invasion were involved in a traffic collision at a South Side intersection Wednesday morning that killed a woman driving to work, Chicago police said.
Two officers assigned to the Gresham police...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 11:41 PM
A shooting in the Gresham neighborhood Monday night left a 33-year-old man in critical condition, police said.
About 8:15 p.m., police rushed to the 7500 block of South Carpenter Street after a report of a person shot, Chicago Police Department News...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 2:56 PM
In the last week there were two days in which more than one homicide were recorded. The city hasn't seen a calendar date with more than one homicide since mid-March, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Sunday, a 14-year-old boy was...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 12:52 AM
Three people were hurt when the vehicle they were riding in flipped during a police chase that spanned several miles, authorities said.
A police officer also sustained a minor injury during the pursuit, which started about 11:30 p.m., Chicago Police...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:35 PM
By Lacy Schley/MEDILL NEWS SERVICE Breast cancer deaths are higher in the most racially and economically segregated Chicago areas, especially those with the fewest healthcare …...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:51 PM
One of the people wounded in a Gresham convenience store shooting that left one man dead and five others hurt is the nephew of Miami Heat basketball star Dwyane Wade, according to a statement by the Chicago native.
The shooting happened at about 6 p.m....
| Apr 4, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Chicago ended the first quarter of 2012 last week with 118 homicides, the worst first quarter for homicides in nine years, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
The city recorded 50 homicides in March, up from 22 homicides in March 2011,...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:55 AM
Police arrested about two dozen people who barricaded themselves inside the Woodlawn Mental Health Clinic on the city's South Side to protest its planned closing.
Of the 23 arrested, 12 were expected to be charged and 11 were released without charges,...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 3:34 AM
Police say an intoxicated man drove his car into an exterior concrete wall at the Gresham District police station on the 7800 block of South Halsted Street early Monday morning.
Nobody was injured, Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said....
| Jan 10, 2012
| 11:51 AM
A bogus 911 call reporting a hostage situation sent emergency crews scrambling to the scene this afternoon in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side.About 1:30 p.m., police responded to the 911 call in the 8800 block of South Maryland Avenue,...