| Feb 4, 2013
| 12:02 PM
Despite warnings from two Chicago police officers that they should return to class, more than three dozen teenagers marched Monday morning from Hadiya Pendleton's school to the park where the 15-year-old girl was slain.
The teenagers, who were mostly...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Albany Park and Portage Park last week both recorded their first homicide of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Albany Park, a 35-year-old woman died from wounds sustained from a fire Jan. 16 in the 4800 block of North...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:31 AM
A man was killed and another seriously wounded in a shooting outside a convenience store in the Old Town neighborhood on the North Side, authorities said.
The shooting occurred around 6:15 p.m. Tuesday in the 1300 block of North Sedgwick Street....
| Jan 11, 2013
| 9:33 PM
Fighting broke out at a high school basketball game Friday night in the Roseland neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
Police responded to a "large fight" during the game at Corliss High School, in the 800 block of East 103rd Street, Chicago...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 5:08 PM
A woman and twin brothers were killed and a 15-year-old girl remains hospitalized following a four-vehicle wreck on the Far South Side this morning.
One vehicle hit three parked vehicles about 8:30 a.m. in the 10200 block of South State Street in the...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 12:31 PM
A 17-year-old boy was being treated for a gunshot wound on the South Side this afternoon, police said.
The shooting happened at about 12:30 p.m. in an alley on the 11700 block of South Normal Avenue, according to police.
The boy sustained a gunshot...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Officials today identified the twin brothers who were killed in an early morning crash over the weekend that also killed the 20-year-old driver and injured a 15-year-old girl on the Far South Side.
The accident happened at about 8:30 a.m. Saturday in the...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 10:53 PM
A man found in an alley this morning in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side had been shot to death, authorities said.
The man killed was identified as Devante Watts, 19, of the 10700 block of South Langley Avenue, according to the Cook County...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Gage Park, Grand Boulevard and North Lawndale each saw two homicides in the past week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Gage Park, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 5800 block of South Sacramento Avenue, police...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 5:55 PM
A man was shot and killed as he drove in the West Pullman neighborhood this afternoon, authorities said.
Ulysses Gissendanner, 19, was in the 12400 block of South Union Avenue when he was fatally shot in the head, according to the Cook County medical...
| 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...