Andrew Holmes

Donatello Herrera. (Family-provided photo)

Police Searching For Gunman Who Killed Father Of Three Near Bus Stop

Chicago Police are looking for the killer of a 35-year-old father of three who was gunned down early Wednesday morning at a CTA bus stop, right after he left work.

12/17/2014

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Two Teens Shot In Greater Grand Crossing

The nephew of a prominent community activist was critically wounded on Thursday, when he and another teenager were shot in broad daylight in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.

09/26/2014

The assault occurred in an alley near 99th and South Indiana. (Credit: CBS)

Teen Charged In Roseland Sex Assault Was On Electronic Monitoring For Unrelated Crime

The suspect in the sexual assault of a pregnant college student was already on electronic monitoring for an unrelated crime.

09/15/2014

Antonio Smith. (Family provided photo.)

Reward To Find Child’s Killer Grows To $13,500

If you have information, call (800) 883-5587.

08/21/2014

Andrew Holmes (CBS)

Activist: Gage Park Property Was Used For Human Trafficking

A community activist says teenage girls — runaways — were held captive and forced by pimps to have sex.

05/12/2014

The mother of an abandoned baby, center, arrives to talk with Chicago police Monday. (CBS)

Mother Of Abandoned Infant Arrives At Police Station

The 24-year-old suspect was accompanied by activist Andrew Holmes, who helped facilitate her surrender to detectives.

03/24/2014

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy. (File Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

McCarthy Points To Significant Drop In Gang Shootings

Chicago Police Superintendent outlined a significant drop in key stats on Wednesday and as Brad Edwards reports, they used one face as a shining example of what’s right.

03/19/2014

Andrew Holmes (CBS)

Community Activist Andrew Holmes: ‘It’s About Helping People’

The well-known community activist is recognized with a day in his honor. CBS 2’s Jim Williams sat down with him.

02/26/2014

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Community Activist Warns About Paintball Attacks On Halloween

Community activist Andrew Holmes said the people who fire paintball guns at trick-or-treaters think it’s funny, but the victims often end up in the hospital, because of injuries.

10/30/2013

Jonylah Watkins was shot and killed while with her father in a parked minivan on the South Side. Police believe the shooter was targeting her father. (Facebook)

One Month After Baby’s Shooting Death — Silence

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on why the trail seems to have gone cold in the murder of 6-month-old Jonylah Watkins.

04/12/2013

William Lee Martin of Springfield was killed Friday night.

Chicago Mother Loses Two Sons In One Year To Gun Violence

William Lee Martin was killed Friday night, making it two sons killed in one year for Thelma Smith,

12/01/2012

Halloween

Activists To Help Protect Trick-Or-Treaters From Egg-Throwers

Some Chicago neighborhood activists will be out on Halloween night, trying to protect trick-or-treaters from egg-throwers.

WBBM Newsradio–10/26/2012

Torrence Avenue Fatal Shooting

5 Shot Dead In 12 Hours In Chicago

Five people were shot to death between Thursday night and early Friday morning in the city of Chicago, including two men whose bodies were found outside a South Deering neighborhood car wash.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2012

Shootings

1 Dead, 12 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

One teenage boy was killed and 12 others were injured in Chicago just between 9 p.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

Martrell Stevens, seen here in 2009, was left paralyzed when he was shot in May 2008, while sitting in his family car, caught in gang crossfire. (Credit: CBS)

8-Year-Old Boy Paralyzed By Bullet Not Slowing Down

An 8-year-old boy paralyzed from the waist down in gang crossfire says he wants to see an end to the violence, but he’s not letting his injury slow him down — on the basketball court or off.

WBBM Newsradio–01/15/2012

Yasmin Acree Age-Enhanced Photo

Family Marks 4th Anniversary Of Yasmin Acree’s Disappearance

Four years ago Sunday, a 14-year-old Austin High School student disappeared from her home. Saturday, more than 50 family members, police, community residents and ministers joined in prayers for her return.

WBBM Newsradio–01/15/2012

A billboard of the movie "Colombiana" is raising concerns in the Englewood neighborhood. (CBS)

Billboard For Female Assassin Flick Riles Englewood Activists

An Englewood neighborhood billboard for a new shoot-‘em-up action movie is stirring an outcry. CBS2’s Mike Parker explains why community leaders are upset and want the billboard removed.

08/29/2011

Arianna Gibson, 6, (right) was shot and killed as she slept at her grandmother's house in Englewood on Aug. 7, 2011. (Family Photo)

Activist: Slain Girl’s Family Knows Who Shot Her

A Chicago activist on Tuesday was calling on a South Side family to tell police what they know about a gunman who opened fire on their home, killing a 6-year-old girl.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2011