With 3 Mass Shootings In 4 Days On West Side, Community Leaders Hold Peace Walk And Talk With Neighbors About CrisisThree mass shootings transpired over a period of four days recently on the city’s West Side – leaving two teenagers dead and 13 other people injured after gunshots rang out in North Lawndale and Austin. As CBS 2’s Jackie Kostek reported Sunday, community members say the violence does not sit well with them.
5 Men Shot In Yard In AustinThe five men were standing in a yard in the 4800 block of West Race Avenue just before 12:30 a.m. when an unknown man showed up and shot all the men in the legs.
Community Prayer Vigil To 'Build Up Austin'The women said despite more violence prevention programs, shootings are increasing and shooters and victims are younger.
3 Chicago Police Officers Hospitalized After Hit-And-Run Crash In AustinThree Chicago police officers are OK after a hit-and-run crash sent them through a fence early Sunday morning on the city's West Side.
2 Mass Shootings Reported At The Same Time In Chicago Hours After President Biden Announces Plan To Address City's ViolenceIn the hours since President Biden announced his five-point plan to address crime, Chicago had two late night mass shootings a the same time.
Porch Collapse Left 6 Injured On West Side This Week, But Porch Violations Overall Are Down In Chicago In Recent YearsA porch collapsed and left half a dozen people injured in the South Austin neighborhood this week, and on Wednesday, we wanted to know how effective new city building codes are at preventing such accidents.
Man Killed, Another Man Injured In Drive-By Shooting In Austin NeighborhoodA drive-by shooting in the Austin neighborhood left a man dead and another man injured.
Woman Carjacked At Gunpoint In South AustinA 47-year-old woman was carjacked at gunpoint Tuesday morning in the Austin neighborhood.
3 People Shot While Driving In The Austin Neighborhood; 1 Later DiesThree people were shot while driving in the Austin neighborhood Monday morning.
Rush University Medical Center Opens COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic In Austin CommunityA grassroots effort hopes to get more COVID-19 shots to people in Chicago’s hard-hit Austin neighborhood.
Teen Charged With Shooting Victim During Second Of Two CarjackingsThe teen, whose name is not being released because he is a juvenile, is charged with three counts of aggravated vehicular hijacking and one count of aggravated battery.
Austin Shootings Leave 3 Wounded On 3 Different BlocksPolice said officers responded to multiple ShotSpotter reports of gunfire and calls of people shot around 11:45 a.m. near the intersection of Leamington Avenue and Washington Boulevard.
Shooting At West Side Chicago Community Center Leaves Two InjuredTwo men were shot Wednesday inside a community center on Chicago's West Side.
CPD Officers Witness West Side Shooting, Fire Shots At GunmanChicago Police Chief of Patrol Brian McDermott said officers on the Community Safety Team saw a gunman open fire on the victim, who was driving south on the 1500 block of North Laramie Avenue.
LOCATED: Kingston Smith, 2, Was Abducted From South AustinKingston was abducted from the 900 block of North Massasoit Avenue on Thursday by his biological mother, who took the child from his guardian without authority, police said.