| Nov 17, 2012
| 5:17 PM
A 20-year-old man was killed in the Little Village neighborhood, another fatally shot in West Englewood and at least seven people were wounded in shootings across Chicago early Saturday, police said.
The 20-year-old, Freddie Hernandez, was gunned down...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 5:37 AM
Chicago police shot a man who turned toward them with a gun while running early Saturday morning, according to officials, one of two overnight shooting incidents that involved officers.
Police tried to stop the man they eventually shot, along with two...
| 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....
| Oct 22, 2011
| 4:29 PM
In the video, Flint Farmer was lying on the grass between the curb and the sidewalk. It was shortly before 2 a.m. on a June morning in the West Englewood neighborhood, and Farmer had been shot by a Chicago police officer. Then, according to the video, the...
| Jun 17, 2012
A Chicago police officer cracked Greg Larkins' head open with a baton back in 2006, requiring him to be stitched up at a hospital.
Within a few days, several relatives of Larkins who said they witnessed the allegedly unprovoked attack gave statements...
| 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...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 6:58 PM
Six men and two women were shot to death in eight South Side community areas from Monday to Tuesday, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
The victims Monday were: a 16-year-old woman in the 900 block of West Garfield Boulevard in New City;...