| Jun 6, 2011
| 6:33 PM
For more than a year, Eleanor Bridges stirred from her sleep, walked onto her neat porch and scanned the dark street in her West Englewood neighborhood, hoping to see her daughter making her way home.
As Bridges held on to hope that her missing...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 5:23 PM
Five homicides were recorded in Chicago on Monday, making it the deadliest day of the year so far, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
At about 1:50 a.m., a 25-year-old man was shot and killed in the 5600 block of South May Street in...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 2:41 PM
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-...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 3:36 PM
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...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 6:52 AM
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...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 3:39 AM
Nine people were shot Thursday night and Friday morning, according to police, including two teens and three men in separate attacks in the Englewood and West Englewood neighborhoods.
A 20-year-old was shot in the 5100 block of South Archer Avenue about...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Two adults and two infants were injured this afternoon in a fire at a building on the South Side in the city's West Englewood neighborhood.
The fire broke out shortly after 1 p.m. at a building located at 5923 S. Damen Ave., according to Chicago Fire...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:20 AM
A 16-year-old girl and four other people were killed and at least 20 others wounded Saturday afternoon into Sunday morning across the city, from the Near North Side west to the Austin neighborhood and as far south as 107th Street.
From Friday evening...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Chicago police are asking for the public’s help finding a man who beat and sexually assaulted a teenage girl early Sunday in the Englewood neighborhood.
The 17-year-old girl was walking in the 500 block of West Englewood Avenue about 2:10 a.m. when...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:32 PM
A teen-aged boy was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday in the weekend slaying of a 16-year-old girl in the South Side's West Englewood neighborhood.
Antuan Joiner, 16, of Chicago, is accused of shooting Shakaki Asphy three times in the chest and...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Austin saw three homicides in two days this week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Tuesday, two men, ages 22 and 25, were shot to death in the 1200 block of North Mason Avenue, police said. Two days earlier, a 35-year-old man was...