Tomorrow marks the unofficial beginning of the school year, with the Bud Billiken Parade. It is considered one of the largest back to school celebrations in the country.
At least eight people have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Thursday night.
Three men were killed and nine others wounded in gun violence across the city since Monday afternoon, including two men who were found shot to death in West Pullman early Tuesday.
No one was in custody for any of the shootings Friday morning.
Police are warning residents in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood of robberies that occurred last week.
A motorcyclist was killed in Washington Park on the South Side Saturday morning after he was thrown into a tree after striking a curb and losing control of his motorcycle, police said.
A man said to be in his late teens was critically wounded Thursday during a confrontation with police in the Washington Park neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side.
Police are searching for a man who attacked and robbed people nearly two weeks ago in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood.
A 38-year-old man and his 12-year-old son were wounded in a shooting Saturday morning in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood.
Two men have been charged early Tuesday in connection to the shooting death of a 28-year-old man on the South Side that sparked a police chase on the Dan Ryan Expressway, authorities said.
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.
A 28-year-old man was shot dead on the South Side Sunday night and police said they were questioning two suspects after they allegedly tried fleeing on the Dan Ryan Expressway and crashed.
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.
One man was killed and another wounded in a Washington Park neighborhood shooting Wednesday night on the South Side, police said.
In another night of violence on Chicago’s South Side, five men were shot in one location.
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.