| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:45 PM
A man was shot found to death in an alley in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Thursday night, police said.
Reginald Jackson, 22, was found shot in the 4400 block of West Adams Street about 7:45 p.m. After an autopsy today, the Cook County medical...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 5:27 AM
Charges have been filed against a man who impersonated a federal agent, calling himself "Officer Franklin" in a string of robberies across the South Side.
James Blackman, 46, of the 6400 block of South Morgan Street in the Englewood neighborhood, has...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:27 AM
At least ten people were wounded in South and West side attacks overnight, according to police, including an incident that left four young men wounded on a city Safe Passage route.
The four were shot in the 6100 block of South Indiana Avenue in the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Two men were shot and wounded in a drive-by attack in the South Chicago neighborhood this morning, police said.
A 19-year-old man was wounded in the right shoulder and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center for treatment, while a 20-year-old suffered a...
| Oct 6, 2013
Shortly after news of Pearl Harbor reached Chicago, Army Pvt. John Landers walked into the Warren Avenue police station and told the cops he'd gone AWOL from a base in Texas 13 days earlier. The 20-year-old had intended to the see the sights of the big...
| 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,...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:39 PM
Shootings on the South and West Sides left two people hurt Wednesday night, authorities said.
About 9:30 p.m., a woman in her 20s arrived at Advocate Trinity Hospital with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, police said, citing preliminary information....
| Sep 13, 2013
| 1:51 PM
A teenager charged with robbing a 78-year-old man who died a month after the 2012 attack has now been charged with murder.
Dalvin Rayford, 19, originally was charged with the armed robbery of J.W. Moore, who lived near 102nd Street and Bensley Avenue,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Washington Park saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 26-year-old man was beaten to death Saturday in the 5100 block of South Ellsworth Drive, police said. Three days earlier, a 16-year-old boy was...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:48 PM
A 23-year-old man died after being shot in the South Chicago neighborhood this morning.
Chicago Police said the man was shot in the head about 9:10 a.m. in the 8300 block of South Baltimore Avenue.
The man was taken to Advocate Christ Hospital and...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Two men and three boys, ages 14, 15 and 16, have been charged in connection with two shootings within minutes of each other in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Shortly before 11 p.m. Tuesday, a 21-year-old man was wounded in the 8800 block of South...