| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:46 PM
A 49-year-old man was shot dead and another man was critically wounded today in separate shootings on the West Side.
The 49-year-old was pronounced dead after being shot this afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood, officials said.
Bruce Bennett, of...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:27 AM
UPDATE: Chicago police located the Anton Haywood safe at a relative's home, Chicago police said.
Chicago police were searching for a 10-year-old boy who disappeared from his West Side home Sunday morning.
Anton Haywood's mother told authorities that she...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 6:40 PM
A 36-year-old alleged sex offender from Iowa who had been the subject of a nationwide manhunt was captured this morning in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side of Chicago, U.S. Marshals officials said this evening.
James Julius Beaudrie was...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 3:12 AM
A 39-year-old man was stabbed to death Thursday in the North Lawndale neighborhood after he fell while running away from his attacker, police said.
Dorsey Liberty, of the 800 block of North Avers Avenue, was pronounced dead at 2:07 p.m. Thursday at...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Two men were stabbed to death in separate incidents in Chicago in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Sunday, a 71-year-old man was fatally stabbed in the 12900 block of South Manistee Avenue in Hegewisch, officials...
| May 4, 2012
| 7:11 PM
A 79-year-old woman declined to be taken to a hospital after being pulled from a burning building in the Humboldt Park neighborhood this evening, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
Firefighters were called to the 1000 block of North Lawndale...
| May 6, 2012
| 6:20 AM
Ten people were shot between Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning on the city's South and West Sides, including a man who died this morning after being shot on the Lower West Side and a 12-year-old girl who survived a gunshot wound on the West Side...
| May 6, 2012
| 5:16 AM
Chicago police are calling the death of a 58-year-old woman in Lawndale "suspicious."
Lennie Brownlee was found in her home on the 4200 block of West Cermak Road Saturday, dead from multiple cuts and stab wounds.
An autopsy was performed, and the Cook...
| May 9, 2012
| 3:48 PM
Two women and a man were stabbed to death in separate incidents in the last week in Chicago, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Tuesday, a 23-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 4600 block of South Lake Park Avenue in Kenwood,...
| May 16, 2012
| 1:08 PM
New City and Woodlawn each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Saturday in Woodlawn, a man was shot to death in the 6200 block of South Rhodes Avenue and a 28-year-old woman was fatally shot in the...
| Oct 21, 2012
When Alicia La Hoz was a child, she considered becoming an architect. She became a psychologist instead — and that has been a blessing for families throughout the Chicago area.
Instead of designing buildings, La Hoz designs bridges by collaborating...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 7:21 AM
Three people are in custody this morning after leading police on a chase that started in the Lawndale neighborhood and ended in Hammond, Ind., according to Chicago Police.About 11:15 p.m. shots were fired from a vehicle at the intersection of Ogden and...