| Aug 14, 2011
| 2:52 PM
A 20-year-old man died after being wounded in a drive-by shooting down the block from his home in theGresham neighborhood on the South Side this morning, authorities said.
Darius Jones, 20, of the 8100 block of South Winchester Avenue, was declared...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 12:19 PM
A 2-year-old boy was struck and killed by a vehicle in the Ashburn neighborhood on the Southwest Side this evening.
The boy was struck about 5:05 p.m. on the 3000 block of West Columbus Avenue, according to preliminary information reported to the...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 5:50 PM
A 23-year-old man was found shot in the head this afternoon inside of a vehicle in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, and he later died, officials said.
Shortly after 2 p.m., officers responded to the 8800 block of South Beverly Avenue where...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 9:34 AM
A 23-month-old girl died Saturday after she and her grandmother were struck by a vehicle on the South Side, officials said.
The driver of the vehicle, Dana Cross, 45, of the 10700 block of South Eggleston Avenue was issued one citation for failing to...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 8:59 AM
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...
| Sep 18, 2011
Instead of bouquets of freshly cut flowers, potted houseplants line the windowsill in hospital Room 537.
Like a hostess in her own home, Barbara Latasiewicz offers visitors beverages from the minifridge given to her by hospital staff one Christmas. After...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 5:35 PM
Two men were shot this afternoon, one fatally, on a street on the city's Far South Side, Chicago police said.
Both victims were wounded about 1:40 p.m. in the 11500 block of South Champlain Avenue, a police spokesman said, citing preliminary reports....
| Mar 19, 2011
| 9:21 PM
A teen was shot and wounded Saturday night, one of at least four people wounded in shootings on Chicago streets.
A 15-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound to the foot while walking in 1100 block of West 18th Place in the Pilsen neighborhood about 8:30...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 3:23 PM
A 3-year-old Bridgeview boy was killed this afternoon when a relative backing out of a driveway backed over him, police said.
The boy was struck at about 12:45 p.m. in the 8100 block of South Odell Avenue, according to Bridgeview Police Sgt. Joe...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 8:38 AM
A Chicago Heights man was killed and another person was seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash Saturday night in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side.
One victim, the driver of the vehicle involved according to police, was dead on the scene;...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:12 AM
A 32-year-old parolee was killed in a hail of gunfire on a front porch in the West Englewood neighborhood, Chicago police said this morning.
The drive-by shooting happened at about 4:50 p.m. Tuesday in the 6600 block of South Oakley Avenue, police said....