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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One man was beaten to death at a CTA station, a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot and at least 15 other people were wounded in separate acts of violence across the city this weekend.


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Someone You Should Know: Boxing Coach George Hernandez

Over the years, George Hernandez has trained thousands of professional and amateur boxers and at least 30 are classified as world champions.


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Mayor Emanuel Expands Local-Federal Crime-Fighting Crackdown

Mayor Rahm Emanuel says it’s a crime-fighting game-changer.


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Vehicle Fatally Strikes Pedestrian On West Side

A 33-year-old man is dead after being struck by a vehicle in the Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.


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Car Sought In West Side Hit-And-Run

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run incident that left a pedestrian seriously injured early Sunday in the Garfield Park neighborhood.


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Man, 2 Women Shot In Garfield Park

A male was critically wounded and two women were hurt in a shooting early Sunday in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood.


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Woman Suspected Of Stabbing 3 Family Members On West Side

Three members of a West Side family were hospitalized when they were stabbed, allegedly by another family member, early Saturday in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood.


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DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Jackie At Garfield Park

“People feel like it’s a store. There are so many things in it. You can shop in it.” – Jackie and her Honda CRV


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Woman, 18, Critically Hurt In Garfield Park Shooting

A woman was critically wounded early Sunday in a shooting in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood.


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1 Dead, 16 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One person is dead and at least another 16 wounded in violence throughout the city this weekend.



Four People Shot Outside West Side Nightclub

Four people were shot early Sunday outside of a nightclub in the Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.


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Four Injured In Garfield Park Crash

Four people were injured Tuesday evening during an auto accident in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood.


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Cop, Paramedic, Store Clerk Hurt In West Side Incident

A Chicago Police officer, paramedic and store clerk were injured — and a fourth person subdued with a stun gun — during a Tuesday afternoon incident at a Garfield Park store.


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Police Probe Break-In At East Garfield Park School

Police are investigating after a break-in at a public elementary school in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

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Driver Struck By Stray Bullet In Garfield Park

A 25-year-old woman who was driving her 59-year-old mother and her 2-year-old nephew early Saturday in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood was wounded when an errant bullet from a nearby shooting pierced the car’s windshield and struck her in the face.


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Police Bust Dangerous Party At Nightclub, Arrest Eight

Police shut down a dangerous party at an unlicensed nightclub early Saturday, seizing thousands of dollars in cash and arresting eight people.