| Jan 26, 2013
| 12:27 PM
A judge denied bail today for an Urbana man charged with murder in connection with the slaying of a West Side Chicago resident in July 2012.
Quinn Holmes, 40, of the 300 block of West Park Street, was arrested Thursday by Chicago police with the U.S....
| May 29, 2013
| 6:37 AM
A man died when a fire broke out this morning in a West Side home that lacked working smoke detectors, authorities said.
The fire was reported at 3:47 a.m. in the 4100 block of West Gladys Avenue in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, according to...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:27 PM
A West Humboldt Park man was found fatally shot in the hallway of a West Garfield Park apartment building Tuesday, authorities said.
Darvelle Brown, 24, of the 4300 block of West Crystal Street, was pronounced dead at 6:32 a.m. at Mount Sinai Hospital,...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 4:09 AM
An extra-alarm fire gutted most of a six-flat apartment building in the West Garfield Park neighborhood late Friday and early Saturday.
The fire, in the 4000 block of West Wilcox Street, broke out before 11 p.m. Responders upgraded the alarm to bring...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Arrested on Chicago's West Side with a loaded automatic handgun, one Elgin teenager told officers he was seeking revenge for a friend's shooting, police said.
Jeremy Jones and Dawan J. Nelson, both 19, were arrested shortly before 10 p.m. Saturday night...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The wedding of an Iowa couple was almost ruined this weekend when their car was stolen with the bride's wedding dress in the trunk. Luckily the police recovered the car and the dress just in time for the wedding: Chicago police say a car thief disrupted...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:35 AM
The body of a 51-year-old Wheaton man was discovered in a West Side gangway this morning, the apparent victim of foul play, Chicago police said. …...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 12:51 AM
A man and a woman escaped a carjacking on Chicago's West Side late Thursday, but crashed into several other cars in their getaway, police said this morning.
The incident began about 10:15 p.m. in the 4400 block of West Gladys Avenue in the West Garfield...
| 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 20, 2012
A spy story worthy of John le Carre began and ended 70 years ago this summer in Chicago.
It had classic elements of an espionage tale — enemy agents landed from submarines, explosives hidden in the sand of an East Coast beach, orders written in...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 10:52 AM
A Gary, Ind. man and a Southwest Side teen were killed and at least six other people wounded in attacks across the city Friday night into Saturday morning, according to police.
The latest homicide happened about 5:40 a.m. Saturday in the 11600 block of...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 10:42 AM
Police are asking for help finding a car that struck and critically injured a woman in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Thursday evening and then fled the scene.
The victim was taken to John H. Stroger Hospitalin serious condition from the accident...