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South Shore
The South Side neighborhood attracts Chicagoans with affordable homes and open space. Read more about South Shore, Chicago.
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  • South Shore leads Chicago in homicides

    Chicago's first triple homicide of the year was logged last week in South Shore, which has recorded more homicides this year than any Chicago community area, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Three men, ages 16, 23 and 27, were shot to...
  • Man, 44, shot on Near West Side, 4 others wounded across city

    Man, 44, shot on Near West Side, 4 others wounded across city
    Four people were wounded in South Side shootings Wednesday afternoon and a fifth wounded in a Near West Side attack early Thursday morning. The most recent shooting happened in the 1000 block of West Van Buren Street about 1:50 a.m. Police said...
  • Bail set for woman charged with arson in South Shore fire

    Bail set for woman charged with arson in South Shore fire
    Bail was set at $250,000 today for a 27-year-old woman accused of starting a fire this week that left five adults and a child injured. Whitney Holmes, of the 2000 block of East 72nd Street, was charged with aggravated arson and domestic battery....
  • Austin sees 2 homicides in 1 day

    Austin saw two separate homicides on Friday, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. An 8-year-old girl was strangled to death in the 5200 block of West Adams Street, police said. Meanwhile, a 24-year-old man was stabbed to death in the...
  • 4 dead, 9 wounded in city shootings

    4 dead, 9 wounded in city shootings
    Shootings left at least four men dead and 9 other people wounded across the city Saturday night and Sunday morning. The violence was largely confined to the South and West Sides and three of the incidents had more than one victim, according to...
  • Man charged in slaying of Far South Side teen

    Man charged in slaying of Far South Side teen
    A U.S. postal worker and another man followed a 16-year-old boy around a Chicago Housing Authority complex before the second man shot the teen to death, Cook County prosecutors alleged Saturday. On July 14, Aries Sanders, 24, the postal worker, and...
  • SUV crashes during police chase after slaying in Humboldt Park

    SUV crashes during police chase after slaying in Humboldt Park
    A man was shot and killed in the backyard of his apartment building in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side overnight, touching off a police chase that ended in a crash, police said. Efrain Cruz, 25, was behind his home in the 3200 block of...
  • 'Loved by everybody,' firefighter dies after Southwest Side blaze

    'Loved by everybody,' firefighter dies after Southwest Side blaze
    A 32-year veteran firefighter remembered as an "all around great guy and great fireman" died Friday night when he was hit by a flashover of flames while battling an extra-alarm blaze in a Gage Park home, officials said. Capt. Herbert Johnson, just...
  • Man shot during attempted robbery on South Side

    Man shot during attempted robbery on South Side
    A 45-year-old man was shot when he ran from two robbers Sunday night on the South Side. About 9:44 p.m., the man was walking on the 2100 block of East 79th Street in the city's South Shore neighborhood when two men started following him, said Chicago...
  • 2 Chicago police horses injured during break-in at stable

    2 Chicago police horses injured during break-in at stable
    A fire extinguisher was used to injure two Chicago Police Department horses that were among about 30 let loose from their stalls during a break-in Sunday night at a stable in Chicago's South Shore community, police said. A 20-year-old horse named J.R....
  • West Englewood sees 2 homicides in 4 days

    West Englewood saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On Monday, a 21-year-old man was shot to death in the 5700 block of South Elizabeth Street, police said. Four days earlier, a 27-year-old man was...
  • 1 dead, six wounded in overnight shootings across city

    1 dead, six wounded in overnight shootings across city
    A father of four was killed and at least six other people were wounded in overnight shootings across Chicago, police say. The night's only fatal shooting occurred just after midnight in the 7500 block of South Kingston Avenue in the South Shore...