| Dec 29, 2013
| 6:24 PM
A 17-year-old boy was being questioned by police after a passenger in a vehicle he was driving died early today following a South Chicago neighborhood crash, authorities said.
Darius Dudley, 18, was pronounced dead at 6:24 a.m. at John H. Stroger Jr....
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Christmas is still weeks away, but family had already done their shopping for Jah'Niyah White, a South Side child described by a doting grandmother as "the smartest 2-year-old I’ve ever met in my life."
Her father had plans to honor her...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 2:37 PM
South Chicago on Sunday saw Chicago's first double homicide of the year, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
Two men, ages 18 and 35, were shot to death in the 9100 block of South Commercial Avenue, officials said.
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:52 PM
A 17-year-old girl and a 21-year-old woman were wounded Monday morning during separate shootings on the South Side.
A person trying to rob the girl shot her in the abdomen about 7:55 a.m. in the 10200 block of South Commercial Avenue in the city's South...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 3:19 PM
A South Chicago man was ordered held in lieu of $100,000 bail Sunday after he allegedly stabbed a dog to death during a domestic dispute.
Raymond A. Rodgers, of the 8200 block of South Houston Avenue, faces misdemeanor domestic battery and criminal...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 1:30 AM
Two men were found dead Sunday morning after an apparent home invasion in the South Chicago neighborhood, authorities said.
Authorities said the men, 18 and 35, were apparently shot to death during a home invasion in the 9100 block of South Commercial...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 1:38 PM
The shooting deaths early Sunday morning of two men during an apparent home invasion on the South Side are still under investigation and no one is in custody, police said.
"No arrests have been made," said Chicago Police Department News Affairs...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of overnight news from the Tribune's breaking news desk:
• Authorities seized nearly 350 pounds of marijuana during a home search in the Southwest Side's Ashburn neighborhood Saturday, the Chicago Police Department announced Saturday...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Two men are facing armed robbery charges after allegedly sticking up a pizzeria's delivery driver in the South Chicago neighborhood Friday night, according to police.
About 8 p.m. Friday, two suspects threatened the driver with a handgun as he was in...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:13 PM
Detectives are warning South Side residents about a man who at least twice this month has posed as a federal agent and robbed people.
The man robbed people about 2:10 p.m. Tuesday and about 3 p.m. Sept. 15, both in the South Chicago Police District,...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 10:07 PM
A 33-year-old Chicago State University student was preparing for his last year of studies when he was shot and killed Sunday afternoon during a robbery at his apartment building in the South Chicago neighborhood, authorities said.
The gunman shot Telkia...