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Man Killed After Hit-And-Run On West Side

A man died after a hit-and-run crash early Saturday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

08/30/2014

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Girl, 11, Killed By Stray Bullet In West Side Shooting

An 11-year-old girl was killed by a stray bullet as she played with friends Friday night in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.

07/18/2014

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Man, Missing Woman Found Dead Of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

A young mother who had been missing since Monday was found dead in a Garfield Park garage on Thursday, along with a 31-year-old man. Authorities said they died from carbon monoxide poisoning.

06/27/2014

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Police Find Two Dead In Garfield Park Garage

Nicolette Medina, 25, and Marco Acevedo, 31, were found unresponsive in the garage about 3:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Gladys Avenue.

06/26/2014

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Boy, 17, Killed In East Garfield Park Shooting

A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot early Sunday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

06/15/2014

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Two Charged In East Garfield Park Drive-By That Wounded Teen, Man

Two men have been charged with attempted murder after a drive-by shooting that wounded a teenage boy and a man Friday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

04/06/2014

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Boy, 13, Seriously Hurt In West Side Hit-And-Run

The boy was struck by a vehicle while he was crossing the street about 7:05 p.m. near South Pulaski Road and West Congress Parkway.

01/21/2014

A 27-year-old man was found lying in the street with a gunshot wound to the head early Wednesday in the 3900 block of West Congress Parkway. (Credit: NVP Video News)

Man Shot To Death In Garfield Park

Officers responding to a call of shots fired about 1:25 a.m. found the 27-year-old man lying in the street with a gunshot wound to the head in the 3900 block of West Congress Parkway.

01/15/2014

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Two Killed, One In Critical Condition After West Side Crash

Two people were killed and another critically injured in a car crash early New Year’s Day in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, authorities said.

01/01/2014

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Speed Cameras To Begin Issuing First Tickets Today

Speeders beware: you get one more warning before speed cameras at Gompers Park on the Northwest Side start issuing tickets for $35 to $100. It won’t be long before cameras at three other parks start issuing tickets, either.

10/16/2013

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Chicago Not Actually ‘Murder Capital’ Of, Well, Anything

Thanks to recent headlines, you’d think the FBI rolled out the red carpet and handed Chicago a beautiful, hand-engraved (in cursive!) plaque that reads Murderiest Murder City in Murderland. In reality, the FBI did no such thing. Here’s a closer look at the FBI’s statistics and how they do and do not relate to homicides in Chicago

09/26/2013

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Man Shot In Head In West Garfield Park

A man was shot in the head in West Garfield Park neighborhood Sunday afternoon.

08/18/2013

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City To Install First Speed Cameras Near 4 Parks

Special cameras will begin issuing warnings to speeders near four city parks as early as late next week. Actual ticketing won’t be far behind.

08/10/2013

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6 Shot Throughout City Overnight

No one was in custody for any of the shootings Friday morning.

08/02/2013

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6 Wounded In Shootings Since Wednesday Afternoon

The shootings came as July drew to a close and police officials announced the number of shootings decreased when compared to the same months in 2012 and 2011.

08/01/2013

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Man Shot While Fleeing Gunman In Garfield Park

A 35-year-old man was seriously wounded when he was shot three times in the Garfield Park neighborhood early Wednesday, police said.

07/31/2013

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Police: Teen Boy Shot Dead On West Side

A teenage boy was shot dead Monday evening in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.

07/08/2013

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Police: Man Shot Dead In West Garfield Park Gas Station

A man was shot dead Monday afternoon in a West Garfield Park neighborhood gas station, police said.

07/08/2013

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Teen Wounded In West Garfield Park Shooting

A teen was wounded in a West Garfield Park shooting early Sunday on the city’s West Side.

06/30/2013

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2 Dead, 17 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two people were killed and at least 17 others were hurt in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon, including two people shot when gunfire erupted near a passing ambulance — forcing paramedics to take cover and call for help.

06/10/2013

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