| Sep 18, 2013
| 9:31 AM
The South Side recorded four homicides in the last week while the West Side logged two homicides, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On the South Side, fatal shootings were recorded in Avalon Park, Roseland, South Deering and Washington...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Police are warning residents of the Roseland neighborhood about a man who tried to lure a 13-year-old girl into his car as she walked to school Wednesday.
The girl was in the 11200 block of South State Street when the man tried to get her to enter his...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Englewood has logged three homicides this week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A man was fatally shot Wednesday in the 7500 block of South Union Avenue, police said. A 27-year-old man was shot to death Monday in the 5700 block of...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Washington Heights and West Englewood each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In West Englewood, a 26-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 6200 block of South Ashland Avenue, police said....
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:35 AM
A man was shot and critically wounded in the West Pullman neighborhood, but apparently was driven by private car to a hospital instead of taken via ambulance, authorities said.
The man, 21, walked into Roseland Hospital about 9:25 a.m., after...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 1:46 PM
A man was shot in the leg as he tried to run away from a would-be robber in the Roseland neighborhood this morning, police said.
The man, age 22, was in good condition at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn this afternoon after the shooting in...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Three teenagers have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of a 4-year-old girl as she rode her scooter near her grandmother's home early this week, authorities said.
Laquan Waters, 18, Tyrese Pearson, 17, and Roosevelt Stevens, 15, have...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 9:52 AM
A woman was charged with DUI after her SUV rolled over on Interstate 57 on the South Side early this morning, injuring nine children, authorities said.
The children ranged in age from 3 to 14. Some of them were not wearing seatbelts or proper restraints,...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:44 AM
A 16-year-old boy shot during a West Englewood robbery was one of at least 7 people shot Tuesday evening into this morning, according to police.
About 7:53 p.m., several male assailants approached the 16-year-old as he rode his bike down the 1800...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 5:07 AM
A 16-year-old girl in the back seat of a car was wounded when someone opened fire from inside a passing dark-colored SUV on Wednesday night, according to police.
The girl was among at least five people shot overnight. The car she was in pulled into a...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Despite Chicago's recent crisis of gang-related street murders, the Roseland Community Hospital in a tough south-side neighborhood is on the verge of closing because of finances, and community groups have been energetically campaigning to keep it open....