Man Gets 55 Years For Killing Ex-Girlfriend In Front Of Her KidsA West Side man has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend in front of her two children in 2013 in the North Lawndale neighborhood.
Prosecutors: West Side Man Beaten To Death After Facebook FeudA fight that started on Facebook ended with three people using a baseball bat, broom handle and wooden beam to beat a 23-year-old man to death earlier this month on the West Side, prosecutors said.
Police: Weapons, Pot Found In Felon’s Home On West SideAuthorities found weapons and marijuana inside the home of a convicted felon Monday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.
West Side Activists Push For Special Tax To Fund Mental Health CenterIt’s not every day that homeowners agree to raise their own property taxes, especially when they’re not affluent, but a large group of West Side residents have done just that to pay for a new mental health facility.
West Side Cultural Camp For Young People ReopensAiley Camp had been shuttered the last four years because of lack of funds. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
West Side Crime Raid Results In Two Dozen ArrestsTwo dozen people were arrested in a series of Chicago Police raids Wednesday targeting organized crime on the West Side.
Police: 2-Year-Old Girl Dead, 2 Others Injured After West Side Crash A two-year-old girl has died and another child and adult have been injured in a crash on the West Side Saturday morning, according to Chicago Police.
Vice Lord 'Prince' Convicted In Federal CourtU.S. District Judge Elaine Bucklo convicted Joseph “Little Joe” Faulkner and Otis “O” Sykes after the pair went on trial for their roles in a conspiracy involving an open-air drug market at Thomas and Keystone on the West Side.
West Side Store Owner Charged With Public Aid Fraud, Money LaunderingAuthorities allege a West Side convenience store owner committed public aid fraud through the LINK card program and resold stolen merchandise in an illegal fencing operation.
Two Men Face Drug Charges After Rash Of Heroin OverdosesAlfonzo Sylvester, 24, and 26-year-old Mario Wofford sold heroin to an undercover police officer about 11:15 a.m. Friday in the 3900 block of West Congress Parkway, according to Chicago Police.
Police Warn Of Robberies On West SidePolice are warning residents of a series of robberies over the past two weeks in the West Garfield Park and East Garfield Park neighborhoods on the West Side.
Police Investigate Possibility Of Tainted Heroin After Spike In OverdosesThe Chicago Fire Department said paramedics saw heroin overdoses skyrocket this week. In a span of 24 hours, at least 23 people overdosed on heroin on the West Side. So far, one of those victims has died.

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