Two Men Wrongfully Convicted Of 1993 Murder To Go FreeA Cook County judge has ordered the immediate release of two men who spent 23 years in prison, after prosecutors agreed to dismiss all charges against them.
Man Charged With Fatal Shooting At Austin House PartyEric Black, 33, faces counts of murder, attempted murder and unlawful use of a weapon for the Sunday shooting in the 5000 block of West Jackson, according to Chicago Police.
Man Charged With January Killing On Far South SideA man has been charged with shooting another man to death earlier this year in the Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.
Man Charged With Murder Of 14-Year-Old Boy In Back Of The YardsA man who accidentally shot himself over the weekend has been charged with the murder of a 14-year-old boy in the South Side Back of the Yards neighborhood in May.
20 Years Later, New Trial For 2 Men Convicted In Double MurderTwo men who’ve spent 20 years behind bars for murder had their sentences thrown out Monday and were granted new trials in light of fingerprint evidence their attorneys say conclusively points to another culprit.
Lyons Man Accused Of Beating Stepfather To Death With HammerAuthorities say a 33-year-old man used a hammer to kill his stepfather when a fight escalated Friday night at their home in west suburban Lyons.
Reward Offered In Probe Of Hazel Crest Triple MurderOfficials in south suburban Hazel Crest have announced a $5,000 reward for information leading to a conviction in the murder of a 39-year-old man and his two daughters.
Man Charged With Fatal Ford Heights ShootingDuboris Harden, 22, faces first-degree murder charges for the Friday morning shooting in the 1400 block of 14th Place in Ford Heights, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Second Man Charged With 2015 Double Murder In Horan ParkRicky Dortch, 29, was arrested Thursday and charged with two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of aggravated battery with a firearm, all felonies, according to Chicago Police.
Special Prosecutor To Investigate Cops Tied To Jason Van DykeA Cook County judge on Friday ruled that a special prosecutor will be appointed to look into whether additional Chicago Police officers covered up the circumstances that led to the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Man Charged In Fatal Stabbing In West Garfield ParkA West Side man who already served time for a murder was charged with fatally stabbing a rival during a fight about drugs in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Lawyer Says Man Charged In Fatal CTA Stabbing Has SchizopreniaArthur Jones, 29, has been institutionalized at least 10 times since he was diagnosed with the illness in high school and was kicked out of DuSable in ninth grade, defense attorney Julie Koehler told Judge Adam Bourgeois Jr.