| Oct 19, 2012
| 5:38 PM
A man was fatally shot in a car in a West Englewood alley this morning, police said.
The man was identified as Eric Saunders, 34, of the 5000 block of South Damen Avenue, and was declared dead at 10:30 a.m. at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn,...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 7:19 PM
A 24-year-old man who was in the process of buying marijuana was shot in the leg this evening in the West Englewood neighborhood, police said.
The shooting happened at about 8 p.m. on the 6700 block of South Hoyne Avenue, said Chicago Police News Affairs...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Three people were wounded today in separate shootings on the city's South and West sides, officials said.
The latest shooting happened shortly after 2 p.m. on the 6400 block of South Winchester Avenue in the city's West Englewood neighborhood, said...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:03 AM
One person was injured this morning in a crash involving a fire truck on the South Side in the city's West Englewood neighborhood.
The crash happened shortly before 11 a.m. near the intersection of Garfield Boulevard and Ashland Avenue, according to...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 8:14 PM
William Rainey Harper High School, in West Englewood, is known for a few things.
It has a really good football team for its size.
In 2010 it was featured on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” for its success in boosting a dismal academic record....
| Aug 22, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Austin, Chicago Lawn and West Englewood each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Chicago Lawn, a 22-year-old man and a 15-year-old boy were shot to death Tuesday in the 5900 block of South...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 12:08 AM
A Chicago police officer fired on a gunman who fired shots into a crowd of people in the West Englewood neighborhood on the city's South Side, authorities said this morning.
No one was struck by the gunfire during the brief shootout that occurred in...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Two men were shot dead and at least five others wounded in several separate overnight shootings across the South Side, Chicago police said.
In the latest deadly shooting, police said that two bicycle-riding gunmen opened fire on a 27-year-old man sitting...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:48 AM
A Chicago police officer shot and killed a 20-year-old gunman who opened fire on two other people this morning in the South Side's West Englewood neighborhood, authorities said.
No officers were hurt and one person was being questioned by authorities...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Prosecutors say a Chicago man shot himself in the foot figuratively and in the ankle literally early Saturday morning.
After Clarence Patterson, 23, accidentally fired a round from a nickel-plated .40-caliber semi-automatic handgun into his ankle early...
| Nov 3, 2011
The father of an unarmed man shot and killed by a Chicago police officer over the summer called Wednesday for Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez to bring criminal charges against the officer.
Speaking with a microphone at Daley Plaza while...