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Man Suspected Of Killing Girlfriend Arrested In Minnesota

A 33-year-old man suspected of killing his girlfriend at a northwest Indiana motel was arrested in Minnesota on Sunday after his mother contacted police.

06/08/2015

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Markham Man’s Death Ruled Homicide

Mark Angelous, 35, was killed in the 15700 block of Trumbull Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. He lived on the same block and was pronounced dead at 12:05 a.m. Wednesday at Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey.

05/07/2015

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Opinion: Defensive Gun Use Doesn’t Make Up For Accidental Injuries, Homicides

No, friend, I’m not worried about an Uber driver who knows how to responsibly use a firearm — I’m worried about everyone else.

05/05/2015

Justus Howell, a Zion teen, was killed in a police-involved shooting. (CBS)

Autopsy Concludes Zion Teen’s Death Was Homicide

Howell was shot while fleeing police about 2 p.m. on April 4, near 24th and Galilee, police said. A handgun was recovered, police said. Two witnesses have told the Sun Times that Howell was not armed at the time of the shooting.

04/28/2015

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Man Charged In Ford Heights Homicide

A 21-year-old man has been charged in connection with a homicide in Ford Heights last February, the Cook County Sheriff’s office said.

04/12/2015

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East Garfield Park Woman’s Fire Death Ruled A Homicide

Margaret Noble, 79, died Saturday following the March 8 fire at her home in the 300 block of South Albany Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

03/24/2015

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Woman Killed, Man Critically Wounded In Gary Shooting

A woman was shot to death early Sunday morning in northwest Indiana.

03/15/2015

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Chicago Shooting Deaths Are Up … Or Down, Depending On How You Look At It

Johnson: It’s annoying that people constantly scream about year-to-year shooting statistics on every article that decides to use a different stat, and it’s annoying that we (the press) cling to year-to-year changes as if two years can tell our readers everything they need to know. Two years is nothing!

01/28/2015

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One Of The Final Homicide Victims Of 2014 Was A Devoted Father, Relatives Say

(STMW) — A man fatally wounded on New Year’s Eve at a South Side tire shop was a gregarious, churchgoing devoted father of three, relatives tell the Chicago Sun-Times. The violent death of Reginald Jones, […]

01/01/2015

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2014 On Track To See Fewer Homicides, With Some Chicago Neighborhoods Still Being Left Behind

As of November 30th, Chicago’s homicides are down when compared to last year. Though it looks likely 2014 will see fewer homicides than 2013, there are many factors, including a substantial rise in homicides in November, that could stop that from happening.

12/04/2014

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Year After Year, These Chicago Neighborhoods Continue To See The Most Homicides

Over the span of seven years, the same neighborhoods continued to log more homicides than the rest of the city.

11/26/2014

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The Chicago Neighborhoods That Didn’t See A Drop In Homicides

The sizable drop in homicides in 2013 is great… as long as you don’t live in one of the neighborhoods that saw an increase.

11/19/2014

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Chicago Homicide Rate Saw A Large Drop In 2013, But Still Lags Behind The Nation

With a significant decrease in homicides from 2012 to 2013, it’s hard to continue calling Chicago the Murder Capital of America.

11/10/2014

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Man Beaten To Death Over Stolen Skateboard In Romeoville

A southwest suburban man was beaten to death with baseball bats Sunday morning after confronting a group of teens for stealing his son’s skateboard several days earlier.

08/11/2014

A Lake County, Ind. police car patrols a Gary, Ind. neighborhood. (CBS)

Woman Found Shot To Death In Gary

The woman was lying in a pool of blood and investigators noticed a trail of blood from a nearby wooded area.

08/09/2014

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Woman, 22, Murdered In Gary

A 22-year-old woman was found beaten to death in Gary, Ind. Saturday morning.

07/06/2014

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Chicago Man Shot, Killed In Lansing

A Chicago man was shot and killed Sunday morning in south suburban Lansing.

05/25/2014

Police said a 3-year-old girl's death at her home in the 3300 block of North Natchez Avenue was a homicide. (Credit: CBS)

DCFS Investigating Mother In Death Of 3-Year-Old Girl

Criminal charges could come later today in the death of a 3-year-old Northwest Side girl.

05/20/2014

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Cubs Parking Lot Attendant Killed At Home

Jabari Davis operated a lot for the Cubs on Irving Park Road for more than a decade. He was more than just another face, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.

05/05/2014

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Hammond Woman Shot And Killed At Her Home

A woman was found shot to death at her home in Northwest Indiana early Sunday.

03/30/2014

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