A 17-year old girl is free and safe, after escaping from an East St. Louis area home where she was allegedly held captive for more than two years.
Police are looking for a group of males who robbed people at gunpoint last week in a series of incidents in the the Grand Boulevard and Washington Park neighborhoods.
Violence has become not just a problem for Chicago’s most dangerous areas, but the adjoining neighborhoods as well.
Record high temperatures in Chicago on Monday made it another perfect day to be at any of Chicago’s beaches.
Police are sounding the alarm about a sharp rise in robberies along State Street on the city’s South Side.
Police have issued a community alert about a rash of robberies on the city’s South Side.
A teenage boy is dead, and three other boys and men were wounded, after a gunman opened fire in an apartment building in the Washington Park neighborhood.
Police continue to search for a gunman who shot and killed a teenager in the Washington Park neighborhood overnight.
A grammar school student has been charged with murder in Monday night’s gang-related shooting death of a 17-year-old in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side.
A back to school rally on Monday attracted thousands of people in Washington Park.
For many out celebrating on Monday, the unexpectedly cold temperatures made this Labor Day seem much more like an official end to summer.
A woman whose body was found in a vacant lot near Washington Park over the weekend was strangled, an autopsy determined on Monday.
It was a violent night across Chicago overnight, with at least seven people shot and wounded from the South Chicago to River North.
At least one person was killed and four others were injured by gunfire in various parts of the city Thursday night.
A 25-year-old man struck multiple times by gunfire from a drive-by shooting a few blocks from his home in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood Saturday night has died.
A rehabber and historic preservationist is hoping to turn a boarded up old house near Washington Park, and the land around it, into a winery.
Interim Police Supt. Terry Hillard says people in government must do more to keep children safe from the kind of gun violence that wounded two young people in the Washington Park neighborhood over the weekend.
Between 4 p.m. Wednesday and 1 a.m. Thursday, at least nine people were shot all around the city.
A woman at a bus stop near the University of Chicago was shot multiple times Tuesday night in the Woodlawn neighborhood.
Police are investigating two separate shootings on the city’s South Side over the weekend, in which both of the victims were teenagers.