West Garfield Park
Teenager Ed Cooper was gunned down in broad daylight while playing basketball Monday. Police say the teen had no gang ties or criminal background.
Three people — including a 15-year-old boy — were fatally shot Monday afternoon on the West Side, police said.
A fire spread to three buildings Thursday afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
A man was shot to death Friday afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
The number of people killed or wounded over the last few days added up to the single-most violent weekend in Chicago this year. Those killed ranged in age from 16 to 40.
The fire broke out in the one-and–a-half story home in the 4100 block of West Gladys Avenue in the West Garfield Park neighborhood about 4 a.m.
One man was killed and nine were wounded in shootings across the city that began Wednesday afternoon and continued until just past midnight Thursday.
A convicted felon on parole for a 2009 robbery was charged with attempted first-degree murder after he allegedly shot two teenage girls in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Tuesday morning.
Three people have been killed and at least another five wounded in gun violence throughout Chicago this weekend.
A gunman opened fire at Chicago Police officers overnight on the city’s West Side.
A girl suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen in a shooting Friday morning in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, fire officials said.
For the second time in four months, a transgender woman has been killed on the West Side.
Services have been all but shut down at an HIV/AIDS service center on the city’s West Side for the past two weeks, after vandals stole copper from the building and left it without electricity or air conditioning.
A man was shot in the head Wednesday night in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Two people were killed and eight others were wounded in gun violence that struck several neighborhoods on the city’s South and West sides overnight.
A 52-year-old woman was trying to cross a West Side street when she was hit by a car that didn’t stop. Now she’s fighting for her life, hospitalized in critical condition.
One man was killed and two others critically injured in a shooting Monday afternoon in the West Side West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Gunfire rang out on every side of Chicago overnight, leaving at least six people injured.
A West Garfield Park neighborhood man apparently believed he looked enough like an alderman – or that enough people had no clue what the alderman in question looked like – to go around impersonating the city lawmaker.
Community groups are rallying for answers after a transgender woman was found shot and killed on the city’s West Side earlier this week.