| Sep 8, 2012
| 3:42 AM
A Chicago man has been charged with four counts of aggravated assault to a police officer with a firearm after police say he pointed a gun at them early Friday morning.
Jovan Killingsworth, of the 6400 block of South May Street, was also charged with...
| May 29, 2012
| 10:17 PM
A Chicago police sergeant was taken to a hospital Tuesday night after becoming ill while executing a search warrant on the South Side.
Police officials had no information this morning on the condition of the 40-year-old sergeant assigned to the Gresham...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Chicago police detectives today released surveillance photos of a man who robbed at least six stores, most of them small retail shops, on the South Side last month.
Area South detectives are asking for help finding the man, who has been targeting the...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 5:08 AM
Police have released surveillance photos of three men and two cars involved in a string of robberies at ATMs.
At least seven robberies have taken place at ATMs near Bank of America branches across the South Side between Jan. 17 and May 15, according to...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 4:43 PM
A Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at him after the officer and his partner chased the man for a few blocks in the Greater Grand Crossing area this morning, police and a union spokesman said.
The shooting took place a little...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 7:07 AM
A 32-year-old man was critically wounded this morning in a stabbing on the city's South Side in the Gresham neighborhood, officials said.
Chicago Fire Department paramedics responded shortly before 8 a.m. to the 7900 block of South Carpenter Street, said...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 5:15 PM
Bail was denied today for a Chicago teenager charged with murder in an August drive-by shooting on the South Side that left 20-year-old Darius Jones dead.
Jontiaz Brooks, 19, and another man are accused of shooting Jones six times during a drive-by...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 11:48 PM
The Chicago Fire Department's Office of Fire Investigations is working to determine the cause of an extra-alarm fire that burned into Friday morning, according to a department spokesman.
The building in the 2100 block of West 79th Street caught fire...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 11:49 PM
A 17-year-old boy was hospitalized after being shot by police in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side tonight, officials said.
The incident happened about 9:10 p.m., according to the Chicago Police Department.
The teen was taken to Advocate Christ...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:40 AM
West Pullman has recorded three homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data showed.
On Tuesday, a 25-year-old woman and a 38-year-old man were shot to death in the 12000 block of South Eggleston Avenue, police said. Three...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 5:42 AM
Someone fatally shot a 17-year-old boy in the head Friday night in the Pill Hill neighborhood on the Far South Side, authorities said, and a 33-year-old man was killed later in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.
Six others were...