| 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...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 1:35 PM
Humboldt Park recorded homicides on three consecutive days in the past week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Monday, a 36-year-old woman was shot to death in the 3300 block of West North Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 21-...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Chicago police wounded a gunman after seeing him fatally shoot a man late in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, police union officials say.
The shooting occurred at about 10 p.m. in the 7800 block of South Marshfield Avenue, according to Pat...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 2:38 AM
A 24-year-old man was killed and another man wounded in a shooting in the Gresham neighborhood Wednesday afternoon, Chicago police said.
Killed was Jabari Minter, of the 8000 block of South Justine Street, according to the Cook County medical examiner'...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 12:39 PM
A teenager has been charged with attempted murder after he exchanged gunfire with Chicago police in an alley in the Gresham neighborhood earlier this week, authorities said.
Andre Jackson, 17, of the 8900 block of South Parnell Avenue, also faces two...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 5:47 PM
In an attempt to call attention to the city’s increasing violence, a coalition of Chicago clergy announced an effort Friday to gather 100,000 signatures on a petition to support legislation that would require gun owners statewide to register their...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 3:42 AM
A Chicago man has been charged with four counts of aggravated assault to a police officer with a firearm after police say he pointed a gun at them early Friday morning.
Jovan Killingsworth, of the 6400 block of South May Street, was also charged with...
| May 29, 2012
| 10:17 PM
A Chicago police sergeant was taken to a hospital Tuesday night after becoming ill while executing a search warrant on the South Side.
Police officials had no information this morning on the condition of the 40-year-old sergeant assigned to the Gresham...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Chicago police detectives today released surveillance photos of a man who robbed at least six stores, most of them small retail shops, on the South Side last month.
Area South detectives are asking for help finding the man, who has been targeting the...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 5:08 AM
Police have released surveillance photos of three men and two cars involved in a string of robberies at ATMs.
At least seven robberies have taken place at ATMs near Bank of America branches across the South Side between Jan. 17 and May 15, according to...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 4:43 PM
A Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at him after the officer and his partner chased the man for a few blocks in the Greater Grand Crossing area this morning, police and a union spokesman said.
The shooting took place a little...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 7:07 AM
A 32-year-old man was critically wounded this morning in a stabbing on the city's South Side in the Gresham neighborhood, officials said.
Chicago Fire Department paramedics responded shortly before 8 a.m. to the 7900 block of South Carpenter Street, said...