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Person Seriously Hurt Jumping From Roof During Roseland Fire

The blaze began in the second floor of the single-family home in the 11500 block of South Lafeyette Avenue at 12:23 a.m., Chicago Fire Department spokesman Juan Hernandez said. Someone made it to the roof and jumped off to escape the fire.

01/12/2015

A car crashed into several parked vehicles in the 9900 block of South State Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Car Crashes Into Several Parked Vehicles, Driver In Serious Condition

The man was driving south about 2:45 a.m. when his vehicle crashed into a parked car, which then crashed into several other cars in the 9900 block of South State Street, police said, citing preliminary information.

12/29/2014

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10-Year-Old Boy, Mother Attacked By Pit Bull In Roseland

A 10-year-old boy and his mother have both been hospitalized after being bitten by a dog in the South Side Roseland neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, according to Chicago Fire Media.

12/23/2014

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3 Killed, 29 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A 15-year-old boy shot dead during a robbery attempt was among three people killed and at least 29 others wounded in shootings across the city this weekend.

12/15/2014

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Man Killed In Roseland Drive-By

A 27-year-old man was shot to death in a drive-by attack on Friday evening in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.

12/13/2014

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9 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across Chicago

Nine people were shot throughout the city on Tuesday, including two teenagers who were waiting for a bus.

12/10/2014

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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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Four Critically Injured After Exposure To Dangerous Levels Of CO

At least four people are in critical condition after being exposed to dangerously high levels of carbon monoxide in a residence in the Roseland neighborhood, according to the Chicago Fire Department.

11/19/2014

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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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3 Dead, 19 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

An 18-year-old woman was fatally shot early Sunday while she was in a Belmont Cragin apartment on the Northwest Side. Alexandra Burgos was sitting in an apartment in the 5300 block of West Oakdale about 12:35 a.m. when gunshots came from outside and struck her in the head.

10/20/2014

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Teen Shot, Seriously Wounded In Roseland

A teenage boy was shot Sunday morning in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.

10/12/2014

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12 Wounded In City Shootings On Tuesday

Most recently, two men were wounded in a shooting in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The men, ages 22 and 24, were standing outside in the 1800 block of South Hamlin about 9:15 p.m., when someone shot them both.

10/08/2014

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Two Shot In Roseland

The man, 20, and the 17-year-old boy were sitting on a porch near 95th Street and Harvard Avenue at 8:35 p.m. when four unknown males walked up and started shooting, police said. The man was shot in the back, and the boy in the nose.

10/03/2014

The Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center and Juvenile Court building. (Credit: CBS)

Critics: Juvenile Offender Monitoring Needs Overhaul In Wake Of Roseland Rape

Some county and union leaders are demanding action after the rape of a pregnant Chicago State University student, allegedly by a teen on electronic monitoring.

09/18/2014

The assault occurred in an alley near 99th and South Indiana. (Credit: CBS)

Teen Charged In Roseland Sex Assault Was On Electronic Monitoring For Unrelated Crime

The suspect in the sexual assault of a pregnant college student was already on electronic monitoring for an unrelated crime.

09/15/2014

The assault occurred in an alley near 99th and South Indiana. (Credit: CBS)

Teen Charged With Sexually Assaulting CSU Student

A 24-year-old woman was walking to her car earlier this week when a suspect came up behind her at 98th and Indiana and displayed a knife.

09/13/2014

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Chicago State Students On Alert After Coed Is Attacked Near Campus

Chicago state security officials were passing out flyers Thursday, detailing the sexual attack of student just steps from the campus. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

09/11/2014

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Pregnant Woman Sexually Assaulted, Forced Into Trunk Of Car In Roseland

Police say a 24-year-old woman was sexually assaulted near 99th and Indiana.

09/10/2014

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Landlord Sued In South Side Blaze That Killed 4 Children

The mother of a man forced to jump with his girlfriend from a third-floor apartment window to escape a fatal blaze Monday has sued the building’s owner and management company, the Sun-Times is reporting.

09/10/2014

Eriana Smith, Carlvon Clark, Shamarion Clark, and Carliysia Clark (left to right) were killed in a fire at their Roseland apartment early Monday. (Family photos)

Building Owner Calls Death Of Four Children ‘The Saddest Situation’

The owner of the building where four children died in a fire early Monday called the tragedy “the saddest situation I’ve ever gone through in my life.”

09/09/2014

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