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Dog Teeth (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Neighbor’s Dog Seriously Injures 9-Year-Old Boy

A nephew of the dog owner was able to pull the animal off the boy, who suffered bites to his arms and legs.

05/20/2013

Railroad Crossing

Man Struck By Train, Critically Injured In Roseland

Paramedics found him just after 8 p.m. near 114th Street and South Wentworth Avenue.

05/15/2013

Suzuki Motorcycle (Photo credit: JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash In Roseland

A motorcyclist is dead after a collision with a vehicle Wednesday night in the South Side Roseland neighborhood.

05/09/2013

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Chicago Man Killed In Riverdale Drive-By Shooting

A Roseland man is dead after a drive-by shooting early Sunday in south suburban Riverdale.

03/04/2013

William Strickland, 72, was killed in an ambush robbery. (family handout)

Elderly Man Robbed And Killed On His Way to Dialysis

An elderly man on his way to dialysis treatment, was shot and killed right outside of his door, in what police are calling a robbery.

03/02/2013

A Roseland neighborhood building that had been gutted by fire was torn down on Feb. 27, 2013, making it the 300th abandoned structure demolished by the city of Chicago since July 2012. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM Newsradio)

City Demolishes 300th Abandoned Building Since Last July

Police said abandoned buildings serve as havens for drug and gang activity.

02/27/2013

Cold Thermometer

Man Who Collapsed In Roseland Is County’s 12th Cold Death

A man who collapsed in the Far South Side Roseland neighborhood Monday is Cook County’s 12th cold-related death of the season.

02/27/2013

The crash involved four vehicles and occurred about 8:30 a.m. in a residential area, at 102nd and State streets.
(Credit: Chicago Fire Dept. - Fire Media Affairs.)

3 Killed In Roseland Crash

Three people, a woman, her boyfriend, and his twin brother, were killed and a 15-year-old girl critically injured when the woman driving the car they were in lost control of it and struck three parked vehicles in the Far South Side Roseland neighborhood Saturday morning.

01/12/2013

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3 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings, Stabbings Since Friday Night

Chrystal Kyles stood in the cold in the middle of East 51st Street on Sunday night and tried to comfort her grieving family as they grappled with the news that Chicago’s ongoing gun violence had finally touched their home.

12/31/2012

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

Man Found Shot Dead In Roseland Alley

A 19-year-old man was found shot dead Sunday in an alley not far from his home on the Far South Side, authorities said.

12/30/2012

William Terry, 55, was stabbed to death while trying to break up a domestic dispute between a husband and wife at this home in the Roseland neighborhood. (Credit: CBS)

Man Stabbed To Death Trying To Break Up Family Fight

A family is grieving this Thanksgiving after a brother, uncle, and respected neighbor was stabbed to death while he was trying to break up a fight between a husband and wife.

11/22/2012

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Two Dead, 10 Wounded In Thanksgiving Weekend Violence

A man attempting to stop a fight between a married couple was stabbed to death, another man was found shot dead in a backyard and at least ten other people — including two teenage girls and a CTA passenger shot by police — were wounded by gunfire since the start of the Thanksgiving weekend.

11/22/2012

Deon Blandon (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Shooting Death Of Girl, 16

Bond was denied Friday for a South Side man accused of fatally shooting a 16-year-old girl this week in the Roseland neighborhood.

11/16/2012

Taylor Fitting (Family Photo)

16-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed In Roseland

A 16-year-old girl died Monday night, after she was dropped off at a Far South Side Hospital, after she was shot in the head in the Roseland neighborhood.

11/13/2012

The city demolished its 200th building as part a plan to fight crime by destroying havens for gang and drug activity. (CBS)

As Gang-Fighting Tool, City Tears Down 200th Vacant Building

A program designed to ensure gang-bangers have no place to hide, reached a milestone on Monday.

10/29/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

6 Dead, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Five men have been killed and at least 23 people were wounded in gun violence on the city’s streets from Friday night to Sunday night.

09/17/2012

Police Shooting

3 Killed, 8 Wounded In Weekend Violence; Man Also Shot Dead By Police

Three men have been killed, and at least eight more have been wounded, by gunfire in Chicago since Friday night.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2012

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.

09/03/2012

Drexel Boulevard Fatal

7 Dead, 24 Others Wounded In Weekend Violence

It has been a terrifying and deadly weekend in Chicago, with at least seven people dead and at least 24 more wounded in shootings since Friday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2012

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Pedestrian Hit, Killed By Car Outside Roseland Community Hospital

A pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle Friday morning, right outside Roseland Community Hospital on the city’s Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2012

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