| Dec 23, 2013
| 6:47 PM
A 19-year-old woman was killed and a 23-year-old man was injured in a shooting this afternoon in the West Pullman neighborhood, police said.
The shooting was reported at 12:37 p.m. on the 11700 block of South Eggleston Avenue on the Far South Side,...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:48 AM
West Englewood has logged five homicides so far this month including a double homicide last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
An 18-year-old man was found shot to death Monday in the 5900 block of South Winchester Avenue,...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 4:59 PM
At least seven people have been wounded citywide during six shootings from Saturday night through early Sunday, officials said.
Police had earlier said that a 48-year-old man was shot in the back as he sat in his vehicle in the 100 block of East...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 7:54 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A 30-year-old man was critically hurt when someone opened fire during a dispute involving a cell phone early this morning in the Far South Side's West Pullman neighborhood, police said....
| Oct 22, 2013
| 12:53 PM
A West Pullman man has been charged with attempted murder after he shot a man over a dispute involving a cell phone, police said.
Letroy Fields, 34, is accused of shooting a 30-year-old man on a front porch in the 11600 block of South Harvard Avenue at...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:33 AM
A bid to restore a South Side elementary school building's connection to track star Jesse Owens after a name change earlier this year that many considered culturally tone-deaf will face a final vote later this month, officials said Wednesday.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:45 PM
A man was shot found to death in an alley in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Thursday night, police said.
Reginald Jackson, 22, was found shot in the 4400 block of West Adams Street about 7:45 p.m. After an autopsy today, the Cook County medical...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Chicago police are investigating the death of a 24-year-old man whose decomposed body was found this morning inside a West Pullman apartment with a gunshot wound to the head.
Police were called to the Far South Side apartment in the 200 block of East...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 7:39 PM
A 56-year-old man died this morning after he was found shot in the head at his home, police said.
Police were called to the 12200 block of South Aberdeen Street at a 7:41 a.m., said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer John Mirabelli.
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:44 AM
President Barack Obama will come to Chicago on Friday and talk about guns, heeding the calls from crime-ridden communities to make the city a priority in his national anti-violence agenda.
But young African-American men, those most likely to be hit by...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Police investigate fatal shooting on 120th Place, east of State Street, late Thursday night. (Terrence Antonio James, Chicago Tribune)
Investigators wiped blood from Dequantay Bingmon’s face as he lay dead on the ground, arms spread out to the...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Nine of the 14 homicide victims killed in Chicago in the last week were in their 20s, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police and autopsy information.
The victims were killed by gunshot wounds in Austin, Chatham, Englewood, Humboldt Park,...