| Jul 17, 2012
| 8:59 AM
A 36-year-old man was shot in the chest and critically wounded after he pushed a robber who demanded his money early today in the Lawndale neighborhood, police said.
The victim was one of at least seven people shot late Monday and early today in Chicago,...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 10:52 AM
The personal cars of several Chicago police officers were vandalized outside a West Side police station Tuesday.
The cars of 15 to 20 officers parked in the east and west lots of the 10th district, 3315 W. Odgen, were scratched and tagged with gang...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 3:07 PM
South Shore recorded two gunshot homicides in two days this week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 21-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 7800 block of South Colfax Avenue, police said. Two days earlier, a 21-year-old man...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 6:24 AM
A driver who ran a red light in the Lawndale neighborhood T-boned another car and killed its driver about 5:25 a.m. Saturday, police said.
The woman who died was in her 20s, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Robert Perez said. She was...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 6:40 PM
A 36-year-old alleged sex offender from Iowa who had been the subject of a nationwide manhunt was captured this morning in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side of Chicago, U.S. Marshals officials said this evening.
James Julius Beaudrie was...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 3:12 AM
A 39-year-old man was stabbed to death Thursday in the North Lawndale neighborhood after he fell while running away from his attacker, police said.
Dorsey Liberty, of the 800 block of North Avers Avenue, was pronounced dead at 2:07 p.m. Thursday at...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Two men were stabbed to death in separate incidents in Chicago in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Sunday, a 71-year-old man was fatally stabbed in the 12900 block of South Manistee Avenue in Hegewisch, officials...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 9:15 AM
A man who took a swim in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal early this morning sparked a search that ended when the man was found walking in his underwear on a canal embankment near southwest suburban Summit.
Summit police said they received a call...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 1:50 PM
A 24-year-old Orland Park man charged with carjacking an 88-year-old woman was ordered held on $500,000 bond during a court appearance Monday in Cook County court, officials said.
Peter Sousan, of the 8300 block of Sunset Ridge Court, is charged with...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:04 AM
Three men walked into hospitals with gunshot wounds from separate shooting on the West Side, police said.
A 71-year-old man was shot in the leg in the 3000 block of West Warren Boulevard in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. He walked into...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Last week, in a valiant effort and one that deserves to be applauded, the mayor and NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas took the point in an effort to raise money to expand the at-risk youth basketball program known as Windy City Hoops.
“For me, as a...