| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Shootings late Saturday and early Sunday left one person dead and five injured, one of them critically, authorities said.
In the most recent shooting, about 4:45 a.m., a 34-year-old man was shot in the 3900 block of West Wilcox Street in the East...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 11:39 AM
An off-duty Chicago police officer fatally shot a man on the Near West Side this morning in the third police-involved shooting since midnight and the fourth in the last 24 hours, police said.
The incident happened at 6:45 a.m. at a Chicago Housing...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:17 PM
In overnight violence in Chicago, a man was found beaetn to death Saturday morning in Washington Park and at least eight people were shot since late Friday night, including two men wounded inside Wicker Park, authorities said. About 7:05 a.m. Saturday,...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:14 PM
A 16-year-old boy was ordered held without bail today in the slaying of another 16-year-old and the wounding of a 15-year-old in the Washington Park neighborhood this week.
Deven Skipper appeared in a bond hearing midday today before Criminal Court...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 6:36 AM
A 16-year-old boy was killed and a 15-year-old boy was wounded as they sat on the porch of a home in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
A gunman rode up on a bicycle in the 5100 block of South Calumet Avenue around 7:45 p.m....
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:18 AM
A 36-year-old man died Monday night when a car struck his motorcycle in the South Loop, authorities said.
Lawrence Talbert, of the 4600 block of South Drexel Boulevard, was riding east on Cermak Road when his motorcycle was hit around 11:15 p.m. by a...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Police found a man shot inside a car they chased from a Bridgeport shooting that left one man dead and two wounded Friday night.
The three men were among at least 7 people shot overnight across the city.
They were shot inside an apartment in the...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:03 AM
One man is dead and two others are wounded after overnight shootings on the city's South and West sides, authorities said.
About 11:30 p.m. Sunday, a 25-year-old man was shot in the 6400 block of South Morgan Street, Chicago Police Department News...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 1:11 PM
A 27-year-old man was ordered held in lieu of $1 million bail in connection with the stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend's new 51-year-old boyfriend.
Oliver Spann of the 700 block of North Trumbull Avenue was charged with first-degree murder in the...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 10:10 AM
Severe thunderstorms that included high winds, hail and torrential rains that downed trees and halted trains passed over the Chicago area over night as rain continues on Saturday.
Scattered and isolated thunderstorms are expected to continue in the area...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:29 PM
A 17-year-old boy was killed and a man in his 20s was wounded within 30 minutes of each other in separate shootings on the South Side this afternoon.
The teen was shot around 1 p.m. in the 7900 block of South Avalon Avenue in the Avalon Park...