| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Shootings on the South, West and Southwest sides left at least two people dead and six people hurt overnight, including three people shot, one fatally, in a single attack in the Gresham neighborhood, according to police.
The Gresham shooting happened...
| Aug 24, 2014
At least 13 people were wounded across the city from Friday evening through Saturday afternoon, including a 3-year-old boy who was shot in the head on the West Side on Friday, according to authorities.
The boy was in a closet with at least one other...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:47 AM
A 3-year-old boy was shot in the head on the West Side and at least 10 others were wounded in shootings across the city from Friday afternoon into Saturday morning, according to authorities.
The boy was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital after he was shot in...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Three people were killed, including a 16-year-old boy, and sixteen others injured in shootings across the city between late Saturday morning and early Sunday morning, police said.
The fatal shootings occurred near Pulaski Road about two miles apart....
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:43 AM
Three people were killed and several others wounded in shootings Monday, police said.
The latest shooting happened about 9 p.m. in the Gresham neighborhood, according to police.
A gunman stepped out of a red vehicle in the 7600 block of South Hoyne...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:14 AM
Police are asking for the public's help in finding the man who sexually assaulted a jogger at gunpoint in the Marquette Park neighborhood.
The 19-year-old woman was jogging in the 6500 block of South Artesian Avenue, just north of the park, shortly...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 12:23 PM
A 16-year-old Gage Park High school student was sitting next to his bedroom window watching TV when a 15-year-old opened fire from the street outside, striking him in the neck and killing him, prosecutors said today.
Rasaan Price, who recently...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
A 15-year-old boy has been charged with murder following the slaying last week of a 16-year-old boy who was inside an apartment when he was shot in the neck on the Southwest Side, police said.
The suspect, who is not being identified by police, is...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Two men were killed and six people were wounded in shootings on the North, South, Southwest and West sides late Monday and early Tuesday morning, according to police.
About 9:55 p.m., a 34-year-old man was approached by someone as he walked down the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Conventional wisdom says Gary is a city that time forgot — the worst, ugliest, smelliest, most decrepit, dangerous city in the Midwest, if not the nation.
But here's a piece of advice for your summer travel plans: Spend a day in Gary. I did....
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:03 AM
A 16-year-old boy was killed and his father critically wounded minutes after they had lunch with a friend in the Belmont Gardens neighborhood on the Northwest Side, according to police and witnesses.
Adam Lara was shot in the head and his father was...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:09 AM
An 18-year-old man was shot and killed in the Marquette Park neighborhood and at least seven other people were wounded, including a 14-year-old boy, in shootings across Chicago Thursday, police said.
The fatal shooting happened in the 2800 block of...