| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Chicago police officers arrested a man after they drove into a gunfight in the Far South Side's West Pullman neighborhood Monday night, authorities said.
About 8:35 p.m., officers driving in an unmarked car witnessed an exchange of gunfire near the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Chicago police were fired upon by suspects at least twice on the South Side this afternoon, but no officers were injured, authorities said.
Police News Affairs had no information on the attacks on police in the West Pullman and South Chicago...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:44 AM
President Barack Obama will come to Chicago on Friday and talk about guns, heeding the calls from crime-ridden communities to make the city a priority in his national anti-violence agenda.
But young African-American men, those most likely to be hit by...
| May 22, 2013
| 2:11 AM
A 30-year-old man was shot Tuesday night in the West Pullman neighborhood, authorities said.
The shooting happened about 9:45 p.m. in the 500 block of West 119th Street, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.
The man was...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:18 PM
West Garfield Park has recorded two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 24-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 4000 block of West Wilcox Street, police said. A 33-year-old man was stabbed to...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 11:16 AM
A 28-year-old man already out on bond for several weapons charges was ordered held again after a police search yielded unregistered guns, drugs, a large amount of cash and two badly mistreated pit bulls, officials said.
Acting on information that the...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Aridecy Tate thought she’d be returning to Chicago today to celebrate finishing her cosmetology degree here, just two weeks after her only son, Ulysses S. Gissendanner III, helped her move to Arkansas.
Instead, she arrived and went this morning to...
| May 3, 2013
| 6:25 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• Eduardo Jaramillo ran up and down the stairs of the West Pullman apartment building screaming for help. Then shots rang out and Jaramillo fell, shot in the head. The 23-year-old collapsed...
| May 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Chicago on Thursday logged its 100th homicide of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 23-year-old man was shot to death Thursday in the 300 block of East Kensington Avenue in West Pullman, the Tribune reported.
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:59 AM
The North Side saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Irving Park, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Saturday in the 4200 block of West Irving Park Road, police said.
One day earlier, a 5-month-old...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 5:02 AM
Eight people were shot Thursday afternoon and Friday morning from the Old Irving Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side to the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.
A man, 34, was dropped off at Our Lady of the Resurrection...