| Oct 31, 2012
| 1:35 PM
Humboldt Park recorded homicides on three consecutive days in the past week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Monday, a 36-year-old woman was shot to death in the 3300 block of West North Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 21-...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 6:05 PM
The body of a man was found crushed in a recycling bin this morning in the Pullman neighborhood, officials said.
The man, whose identity was not known, was found at 7:45 a.m. in a recycling facility on the 600 block of East 111th Street, said Chicago...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 3:24 AM
A man was shot in the back in Greektown early Thursday morning, one of at least three people shot overnight in Chicago, police said.
Someone inside a car shot the 23-year-old man about 2 a.m. on Jackson Boulevard just east of Halsted Street. The victim...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 2:39 PM
West Pullman on Saturday saw its third homicide in about a month, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 36-year-old man was shot to death in the 11600 block of South Wallace Street, the first homicide in that community area in September...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Three West Pullman men remained in custody Sunday after one allegedly shot at police while attempting to escape arrest.
Cook County Judge James Brown denied bail for Kentre Nixon, 21, Johnny Hill, 22 and Nicholas Dominick, 18, all of the 12200 block of...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Speaking publicly for the first time since Chicago Public Schools announced that more than 50 schools are to close, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the motive behind the plan is to ensure that all children in Chicago receive a quality education.
| Feb 6, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Leroy Collins never says anything about it. He never tells his neighbors he was once a movie star — once.
Collins is 89 and lives by himself in the Montgomery Place retirement community in Hyde Park. Scientists who worked on the Manhattan...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 3:43 AM
Three people were wounded in shootings on the Northwest and South sides in Chicago overnight, police said.
About 10:30 p.m. in the West Pullman neighborhood, a 20-year-old man was shot at a bus stop in the 11900 block of South Halsted Street, police...
| 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...