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  • Man killed in South Side shooting

    Chicago police have started a homicide investigation into the shooting death of a man found on a South Side street early this morning, police said this morning. Police were called to the 5700 block of South Winchester Avenue in West Englewood where they...
  • 8 young men shot to death in last week

    Eight men in their 20s or younger were shot to death in eight Chicago community areas in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. The victims were: a 17-year-old Monday in Roseland; a 19-year-old Sunday in West Englewood; a 23-...
  • Detectives warn South Side businesses of robberies

    Police today warned businesses in three South Side neighborhoods to watch out for a man who has robbed two businesses in the area this week. In both robberies, a man entered a business, displayed a shotgun and announced a robbery, according to an alert...
  • Chicago reaches 100 homicides for the year

    Chicago reaches 100 homicides for the year
    Chicago on Wednesday reached 100 homicides for the year--the fastest the city has hit this mark in at least seven years, RedEye and police data show. Seventeen homicides have been recorded in the last week--including four each on Saturday and Sunday, a...
  • 16-year-old boy shot to death on South Side street

    16-year-old boy shot to death on South Side street
    A 16-year-old boy was shot to death on a West Englewood street this afternoon, police said. The boy was shot in the head in the 1400 block of West 73rd Street at about 2:40 p.m., said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Daniel O'Brien. The victim was...
  • Chicago posts worst first quarter of homicides since '03

    Chicago ended the first quarter of 2012 last week with 118 homicides, the worst first quarter for homicides in nine years, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. The city recorded 50 homicides in March, up from 22 homicides in March 2011,...
  • Friday was Chicago's deadliest day of the year

    Six homicides were logged in Chicago on Friday, making it the deadliest day of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Three of the homicides that day occurred in the Chatham community area, according to officials. At about 3:30 a....
  • Chicago cop under scrutiny for 3 shootings, 2 of them fatal

    Chicago cop under scrutiny for 3 shootings, 2 of them fatal
    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...
  • Father calls for state's attorney to prosecute officer who shot his son

    Father calls for state's attorney to prosecute officer who shot his son
    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...
  • Teen accidentally shot on South Side

    Teen accidentally shot on South Side
    A 16-year-old boy was seriously wounded in what appeared to be an accidental shooting this evening in the West Englewood neighborhood, authorities said. The boy was in the 7100 block of South Honore Street when he was shot about 6:20 p.m., according to...
  • 6 hurt in overnight shootings on South Side

    6 hurt in overnight shootings on South Side
    Three people were shot in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side Friday night, one of three overnight shooting incidents on the South Side that left six people wounded, officials said. At 9:19 p.m. fire paramedics were called to the 7200 block...