Langley Avenue

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

Man Shot And Killed By Chicago Police Officer In Greater Grand Crossing

A Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who allegedly pointed a gun at him Thursday night in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.


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Three Shot, One Fatally, In Chatham

The men were standing outside in the 7900 block of South Langley Avenue about 3:10 p.m., police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala said. That’s when a maroon van pulled up, two men got out out and started firing.


The scene of the fire in Chatham early Tuesday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Firefighters Battle Blaze In Chatham

Firefighters responded to the 8200 block of South Langley about 1:50 a.m., Fire Media Affairs said. Officials described the blaze as a “small fire that occurred in the rear” of the building.


An off-duty police officer was in serious condition after he was shot early Friday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Off-Duty Officer Shot In Greater Grand Crossing; 3 Suspects At Large

A manhunt was underway early Friday, after an off-duty Chicago police officer was shot during a robbery attempt in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.


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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.


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Driver Flees On Foot After Pedestrian Killed In Woodlawn Crash

A driver was arrested after trying to run away from a Woodlawn neighborhood crash that killed a pedestrian Tuesday morning.


Vehicle Strikes Girl On Far South Side

An 11-year-old girl was critically injured when she was struck by a vehicle Sunday in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood.


Chicago police on the scene after an officer shot a person in the foot, after the person allegedly pointed a handgun at the officer and his partner. (Credit: CBS)

Cop Shoots Person Wielding Handgun Near Altgeld Gardens

A police officer shot a person in his foot after he allegedly pointed a semi-automatic handgun at him and his partner Sunday night in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.


Unidentified Woman

Police Seek To Identify Woman Who Doesn’t Know Her Name

Police are trying to identify a woman who was brought to St. Bernard Hospital and Health Care Center in the Englewood neighborhood on June 30, and did not know her name.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Langley Avenue Fire

Fire Breaks Out In West Woodlawn Home

A fire broke out early Wednesday in a home in the West Woodlawn neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2012

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3 Shot Within 2 Hours In Woodlawn Neighborhood

A man was shot in the leg in the Woodlawn neighborhood Saturday evening, two hours before two other shootings took place — one of them fatal — in the same five-block radius.


87th Place Shooting

Gunman Shoots, Kills Man Right In Front Of Police

A gunman was behind bars Thursday morning, after police say he brazenly shot and kill a man right in front of officers.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2012


Woman, Teen Boy Wounded In Altgeld Gardens Shooting

A woman and teenage boy were wounded in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood Wednesday evening on the Far South Side.


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Three Wounded In Woodlawn Shooting

One man was shot in the face and two other men suffered less serious wounds during a Saturday afternoon shooting in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.


Langley Avenue Stabbing

2 Women Stabbed At Mother’s Day Cookout

What started as a Mother’s Day cookout in the South Side’s Park Manor neighborhood ended with two women being stabbed.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

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Man Hurt In Fire In Altgeld Gardens

A man was injured Friday afternoon in a fire at a home on the Far South Side.