Garfield Boulevard

(credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Two Hurt By Broken Glass When Shots Fired At Wendy’s Drive-Thru

About 11:50 p.m., a vehicle tried to cut in line at the restaurant in the 200 block of West Garfield Boulevard, and a gunman in the passenger seat of an SUV opened fire, according to Chicago Police.


A police officer checks for evidence after a man was struck by a stray bullet while inside a bedroom of his home. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Struck By Stray Bullet In Back Of The Yards Home

The man was in a second-floor bedroom inside his home in the 2100 block of West Garfield Boulevard, in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, when shots were fired outside around 10:50 p.m.


A Chicago police sergeant was hospitalized after his unmarked squad car made contact with an oncoming vehicle, then crashed into a pole. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Police Sergeant Injured In Washington Park Crash

A Chicago police officer was recovering at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, after a crash that left him pinned inside his cruiser late Wednesday night.


Endia Martin (family handout)

Teen Charged In Murder Of 14-Year-Old Girl

The suspect — whose name was not released because of her age — was due in Juvenile Court on Tuesday, to face one count of first-degree murder. The suspect’s 24-year-old uncle and a 17-year-old boy also were in custody.


File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

Man Shot In South Side Parking Lot

The man, 20, was standing in a parking lot in the 100 block of West Garfield Boulevard about 3:25 a.m. when someone exited a dark-colored sedan, produced a handgun and shot at him.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot In Fuller Park

The 18-year-old was standing on the sidewalk in the 300 block of West Garfield Boulevard about 8:45 p.m. when a dark-colored sedan drove past, firing shots.


Lauren Smith, 8, was killed as a result of a rollover crash. (Family handout)

Dad Charged With DUI In Crash That Killed 8-Year-Old Daughter

Jeffery Smith, 26, was charged with aggravated DUI leading to an accident or death, in addition to citations for negligent driving, failure to reduce speed and a child restraint violation.


Rescue workers on the scene of a fatal accident on Garfield Boulevard that claimed the life of an 8-year-old girl. (NVP/Network Video)

Police: Alcohol A Factor In Christmas Eve Crash That Killed Girl, 8

Crews worked for more than 40 minutes to extricate a 26-year-old man from the vehicle, and it wasn’t until they were inside that they noticed a girl was also pinned into the vehicle, according to police and fire officials.



Man Shot And Killed In West Englewood

The shooting occurred about 8:50 p.m. in the 1800 block of West Garfield Boulevard.


Surveillance photos of a man suspected of trying to sexually assault a 22-year-old woman on Feb. 24, 2013, after she got off a Red Line train at the Garfield station. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Seek Man Who Tried To Rape Woman Near Garfield Red Line Stop

Police are asking for help finding the man suspected of trying to rape a woman after she got off a CTA Red Line train on the South Side last month.


Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

2 Adults, 3 Kids Hurt In Crash At 55th And Western

Five people – three of them children – were injured Saturday afternoon in the Gage Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012

OnStar Chase, Crash

OnStar Halts Stolen Car During Chase From West Dundee To Chicago

A dangerous high-speed police pursuit ended when a high-tech tracking device found a stolen car and shut it down.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2012

One Dead, Six Critically Injured In South Side Wreck

One of seven people who were critically injured early Sunday when a car struck a tree in the South Side Back of the Yards neighborhood has died.



Four Men Shot In Back Of The Yards

Four men were wounded in a Back of the Yards neighborhood shooting Sunday afternoon on the South Side.


Scales Of Justice

Men Hope To Be Cleared Of Rape, Murder Of Sex Worker

A Cook County judge will decide Wednesday afternoon whether to throw out the convictions of four men for a rape and murder that occurred 17 years ago.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011

Surveillance image of a man who robbed a woman at an ATM in a store in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on Aug. 17, 2011. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Police Seek Suspect Who Robbed Woman At South Side ATM

Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a robbery suspect who held up a woman at an ATM inside a store in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011

CTA 'L' Train (File Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Man Charged With Flashing Woman, Daughter On CTA Green Line

A West Woodlawn neighborhood man has been charged after flashing a mother and her daughter Tuesday night on the CTA Green Line.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

Asad Ahmuhanna, a clerk at an Englewood store, was fatally shot. (CBS)

Store Clerk Shot And Killed On South Side

A clerk at an Englewood convenience store was shot and killed Saturday night. It was the second time in six years that an employee of the store was shot and killed there.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2011

Garfield Boulevard Shooting

2 Men Shot At Back Of The Yards Gas Station

Police are looking for the man who shot two men at a gas station in the Back of the Yards neighborhood overnight.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2011