| Mar 5, 2011
| 6:15 PM
A 30-year-old man who was beaten after several men broke into his West Garfield Park home last month has died, officials said tonight.
Christopher Williams of the 4400 block of West Jackson Boulevard was pronounced dead at 12:01 p.m. Saturday at Mount...
| Jul 12, 2012
Chicago announced a plan this week to rid Chicago neighborhoods of vacant buildings that are attracting gangs or crime. Many people live in fear, often because of just one bad property on their block. But as WGN’s Frank Holland reports, Chicago has...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 2:59 PM
West Pullman saw two homicides in two days this past weekend, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 20-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 11600 block of South Ada Street, police said. A day earlier, a 59-year-old man was fatally...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 7:42 PM
One man was killed and four others were injured in separate shootings on the West and South sides this afternoon, authorities said.
A 34-year-old man was shot in the chest and thigh while in the 2200 block of South Wood Street about 5:40 p.m. and taken...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 10:48 PM
Five men in their 20s and a teen were shot in three separate incidents Wednesday afternoon on the city’s South and West Sides, according to police.
Two men in their 20s were shot while sitting on a porch in the West Garfield Park neighborhood about...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 12:04 PM
Two people were seriously injured among 14 people taken to area hospitals after being injured when a bus was hit in a chain-reaction accident this afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, officials said.
The Chicago Fire Department called an...
| 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,...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 6:05 PM
A West Garfield Park man died after being shot while driving a block from his home this afternoon, police said.
Orlando Davis, 32, of the 4200 block of West Jackson Boulevard, was found shot to death in the 4100 block of West Jackson, according to the...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 4:45 PM
Austin and Bridgeport each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Austin, two men, ages 20 and 24, were shot to death Tuesday in the 200 block of South Laramie Avenue, police said.
Austin has logged 22...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 5:37 PM
A man and a woman were shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood this afternoon, police said.
The 29-year-old man and 35-year-old woman were shot in the 100 block of South Kildare Avenue about 3:15 p.m., said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer...