| Dec 16, 2013
| 4:02 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•The back door of a home in the 2400 block of Cimarron Court was pried open between 1 and 6:12 p.m. Dec. 6, but nothing appeared to be missing.
•Someone attempted to take two...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:44 AM
One man was fatally gunned down, a woman was stabbed and three other men were wounded during separate attacks Sunday on the city's South and West sides.
Most recently in the 300 block of West 60th Place, a 22-year-old man was shot dead on the scene...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:30 AM
A 2-year-old girl died after she was attacked by a dog Saturday afternoon at her grandfather's home in the South Chicago neighborhood and her death was ruled a homicide, authorities said.
Jah'Niyah White was pronounced dead at 3:40 p.m. at Jackson...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:57 AM
An 18-year-old man was shot in the chest in the South Shore neighborhood Monday night.
Someone shot him in the 8400 block of South Muskegon Avenue about 6:30 p.m., Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Jose Estrada said.
| Dec 14, 2013
| 7:54 AM
A firefighter was injured and at least five adults and nine children were displaced in an early morning fire broke out today on the city's South Side.
The fire started about 2 a.m. at a 3-story building on the 9000 block of South Houston Avenue in the...
| 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 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 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...
| 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 28, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Three people were hurt in a two-vehicle traffic crash in the South Side's Grand Crossing neighborhood early this morning, police said.
About 2:30 a.m., a vehicle struck a median in the 7500 block of South South Chicago Avenue, police said.
| 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...