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Two Teens Shot In Chatham

They were standing on the sidewalk in the 8100 block of South Vernon Avenue at 9:08 p.m. when a male shooter walked up and started firing.

06/20/2013

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6 Dead, 41 Hurt In Weekend Shootings; Police Shoot 3 Others, 2 Fatally

The number of people killed or wounded over the last few days added up to the single-most violent weekend in Chicago this year. Those killed ranged in age from 16 to 40.

06/17/2013

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Police: 1 Dead, 3 Hurt In Shooting At Chatham Club

One man was killed and three others were wounded in a shooting early Sunday at a nightclub in the South Side Chatham neighborhood, police said.

06/16/2013

A man was killed when he crashed his BMW into a vacant home in the Chatham neighborhood on June 13, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Motorist Dead After Crashing Into Chatham Home

According to witnesses, a white BMW was traveling at a high rate of speed while turning west onto 87th Street from Indiana Avenue, when the driver lost control, and struck a home at 77 E. 87th St. about 5:15 a.m.

06/13/2013

Chicago Police Officers (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Mayor Touts Success Of Foot Patrol Saturations, But Residents Not So Sure

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said Thursday that a recent move to step up foot patrols in some of the most violence-prone neighborhoods is paying off.

CBS 2–04/25/2013

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DCFS Investigating After 4 Kids Hospitalized Following Domestic Disturbance

The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating allegations of abuse and neglect after four children were hospitalized after police responded to a domestic disturbance in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side on Tuesday night.

04/10/2013

A CTA train. (CBS)

Man Killed After Being Pinned Under Train At South Side Red Line Station

Most of the CTA’s Red Line trains were suspended for about two hours on the South Side Thursday night because a man was killed by a train, authorities said.

03/15/2013

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Two Women Found Stabbed To Death Inside Burning Building

Two women found dead inside a burning Chatham neighborhood building were stabbed to death before the building was intentionally set on fire, authorities said.

02/20/2013

A 21-year-old man was seriously injured when he was struck by a car in a hit-and-run in the Chatham neighborhood on Feb. 12, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Man Seriously Injured In Chatham Hit-And-Run

The man was struck by a dark-colored vehicle about 11 p.m. at 83rd Street and Ingleside Avenue.

02/13/2013

Jeanette Holt (Credit: Chicago Police)

Woman Allegedly Lied About Baby’s Abduction To Get Cops To Find Stolen Car

Police rushed to a Chatham neighborhood daycare center around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, after 25-year-old Jeanette Holt called 911 to report her 1997 Chevy Monte Carlo had been stolen with her 1-year-old son inside.

CBS 2–02/06/2013

A 14 year-old was killed overnight in Humboldt Park. (Credit: CBS)

Teens Among 8 Shot, 3 Fatally, Since Friday

Three people have been killed and five others wounded in Chicago gun violence since Friday afternoon, authorities said. Many of the shooting victims, including two of the people killed, are teenagers.

01/12/2013

Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church plans to turn the 14.5-acre block of empty property into a school, a massive church auditorium. (Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church)

Former Soft Sheen Factory Site Could Become Mixed-Use Church Complex With School

CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports the plans are part commercial – but mostly spiritual.

01/07/2013

Keith Joshawn Anthony Jr., 24, was charged with one count of first-degree murder.

Second Man Charged In April Murder In Chatham

Keith Joshawn Anthony Jr., 24, was charged with one count of first-degree murder.

12/09/2012

The well-manicured lawns and well-maintained homes of Chatham. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Chatham

The South Side neighborhood has seen some changes — some good, some bad. But those that live there now are proud of where they call home, CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan reports.

12/07/2012

Students walk by displayed art at Dixon Elementary School. (CBS)

New Film Looks At Art’s Influence On Dixon Elementary School Students

“The Curators Of Dixon School” looks at the relationship between artworks on display at the CPS school and its influence on youngsters. CBS 2′s Derrick Blakley, a Dixon alum, reports.

11/15/2012

Police Lights Police Car

Teenager Dies After Being Shot By Police In Chatham

A 16-year-old boy died Monday after allegedly pointing a gun and firing at police officers, one of whom shot him Sunday night in the South Side Chatham neighborhood.

10/30/2012

ICE Theater in Chatham (CBS)

ICE Theater In Chatham Closes Its Doors After 15 Years

Now people living in the community must travel 11 miles north to the south loop, seven miles west to Ford City, or 13 miles south to South Suburban Lansing.

10/22/2012

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Man Killed After Being Shot In Head In Chatham

A man was fatally shot in the head at his Chatham home Thursday afternoon on the South Side.

10/11/2012

Officer Run Over

Officer Run Over While Conducting Traffic Stop On South Side

A Chicago Police officer was in stable condition Thursday morning, after he was run over by a hit-and-run driver.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

2 Dead, 9 Hurt In Weekend Shootings

At least 11 people were wounded — two fatally — in gun violence in the city since Friday night.

09/09/2012

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