Deering District

Bridgeport Woman Excited About Neighborhood's New Police Commander“I think it's incredible. I mean, we couldn't have asked for anything better,” January Overton said. “I truly believe that this is gonna change drastically what’s happening on our block, and in the area.”
McCarthy Details Police Department ShakeupChicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy is making more changes in his top command as he tries to get a handle on violence in the city, particularly on the South and West Sides.
Police Go After Drug Markets On South SideChicago Police are going after drug gangs, in an effort to cut the level of gun violence in the city.
1 Bridgeport Robber Shot Dead By Police, 1 EscapesOne robber remains on the loose, and another was shot and killed by police, after officers caught them holding up a convenience store in the Bridgeport neighborhood.