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One of two squad cars involved in a crash during a police pursuit in the South Chicago neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Four Officers Hurt In South Chicago Squad Car Crash

About 10:45 p.m., a vehicle was attempting to elude police during a traffic pursuit in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said. During the pursuit, the suspect’s vehicle crashed into two police squad cars in the 8900 block of South South Chicago Avenue.


A car crashed in the 9200 block of South Jeffery Boulevard after fleeing the scene of a shooting about 2.5 miles away. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

One Dead, Two Hurt In Crash After Police Witness South Chicago Shooting

Officers saw someone open fire and enter a vehicle about 9:45 p.m. in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said. The chase ended when the suspect crashed into a vehicle, then into a tree in the 9200 block of South Jeffery Boulevard.


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Police Shoots Suspect Holding ‘Cutting Instrument’ In South Chicago

A male was shot by a Chicago Police sergeant after allegedly fighting with police, resisting arrest and pulling out a cutting instrument Tuesday evening in the South Chicago neighborhood.


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Eight Wounded In Citywide Gun Violence

The most recent shooting occurred in South Chicago, when two people were wounded by gunfire in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue about 6:35 a.m.


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Search On For Suspect Who Hit Police Officer With Blunt Object

The search was on Friday morning for a suspect who attacked at Chicago Police officer in the South Chicago neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

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Man Held In Deadly Stabbing Of Father In Hegewisch Home

Police had a man in custody Monday morning after he allegedly stabbed his own father to death in the Far Southeast Side’s Hegewisch neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2012

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Two Firefighters Hurt Battling Calumet Heights Blaze

Two firefighters were injured while battling an attic fire in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood Monday evening.


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Man Shot, Killed In Southeast Side Backyard

A man was found shot to death in a backyard on the city’s Southeast Side this morning.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2011

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Chicago Cop And Retired Officer Shot And Killed

A Chicago Police officer was shot and wounded today in the South Chicago neighborhood. A retired police officer was also shot.

CBS Chicago–11/26/2010