| Dec 23, 2011
| 12:46 AM
A 21-year-old man driving a vehicle was shot by a group of men in another vehicle about 12:20 a.m. on Friday, according to police.
He was driving on the 3800 block of South Rockwell Street, according to a release from the Chicago Police Department's News...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 7:20 PM
Someone shot two teen boys this afternoon in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side during an attack police said was gang-related.
A 13-year-old was wounded in the shoulder while a 17-year-old was shot in the right foot about 2:10 p.m. in...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 4:40 AM
Chicago police are warning Brighton Park and Heart of Chicago residents after five robberies in the two South Side neighborhoods.
In a pair of robberies in the 4300 and 4400 South blocks of Western Avenue in Brighton Park, four people in a dark SUV...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 1:44 PM
As the second fastest-growing neighborhood in the city, Brighton Park is home to a large proportion of Chicago's low-income families and children. Dramatic changes in the last decade have transformed a previously predominant Polish, Irish, Lithuanian, and...
| May 7, 2012
| 4:52 AM
UPDATE: Chicago police have confirmed this morning that Maria Miranda and her two daughters were found safe in Arizona, but didn't immediately have details.
Chicago police are searching today for a 41-year-old woman and her two daughters, ages 19 and 1,...
| May 16, 2012
| 10:01 PM
Relatives of the bride found dead in a Burbank bath tub said they know very little about the woman’s new husband, who is wanted by police and charged with her murder.
Arnoldo Jimenez of Chicago's Brighton Park neighborhood allegedly stabbed to...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Greater Grand Crossing and the Lower West Side each recorded two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Greater Grand Crossing, a 30-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 7000 block of South Perry...
| May 25, 2012
| 4:38 AM
A 36-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash in the Brighton Park neighborhood early Friday morning, according to Chicago police.
Eugenio Campos, of the 3900 block of South Campbell, was pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 1:41 a.m., a...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 5:56 AM
West Nile cases in the United States are 40 percent up from last week. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports there are 1,590 confirmed cases nationally.
There have been 66 deaths so far this year.
More than 70 percent of the cases were...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 8:25 PM
One man died and eight others were wounded in separate shooting attacks across the city Friday night and Saturday morning, police said.
A 26-year-old man was shot on the 1300 block of West Washburne Avenue in the University Village / Little Italy...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:56 AM
Four men were killed and at least 19 other people, including a 16-year-old boy, were wounded in overnight shootings across the city, according to police.
Police responded to the violence on a steamy night punctuated by the constant calls of illegal...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Three people were taken to hospitals in good condition following a collision involving a CTA bus and a car this afternoon in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the city’s Southwest Side.
A southbound Western Avenue bus No. 49 was stopped when it was...