Building Custodian Michael Craig Called 911 Saying Wife Had Knife To His Throat, But Craig Was The One Shot And Killed By PoliceIn a call to 911 for help last month, Auburn Gresham building custodian Michael Craig said his wife had a knife to his throat.
One 16-Year-Old Boy Killed, One Wounded In Englewood HomeOne 16-year-old boy was killed and another was wounded Wednesday afternoon in Englewood.
Man Killed, Woman Wounded In Auburn Gresham ShootingA man is dead and a woman was wounded in a shooting in Auburn Gresham Sunday evening.
Violence Interrupters Work To Break 'Cycle Of Retaliation' That Leads To Shootings, But Say They Need More ManpowerChicago’s shootings are fueled by the “cycle of retaliation” according to Chicago’s top cop.
15 People Wounded In Mass Shooting Outside Funeral In Auburn GreshamAt least 15 people were wounded Tuesday evening in a mass shooting near a funeral home in the Auburn Gresham community.
Nearly 80 People Shot In Chicago, 15 Of Them Killed, In July 4th Weekend Violence Since Late FridayNearly 80 people have been shot in Chicago since Friday night this July 4th holiday weekend, and 15 of them have been killed.
Search On For Armed Robbers Striking In Vicinity Of Halsted Street Between 87th, 95th StreetsPolice on Sunday were searching for two men who have been robbing people at gunpoint in the Auburn-Gresham, Brainerd, and Longwood Manor communities.
Neighborhood Block Clubs Work To Block CrimeSigns for block clubs often outline the rules of the street and aim to keep neighborhoods safer.
Police: Two Men Wanted For Armed Robberies Of Delivery DriversThe robberies occurred at 9 p.m. Sept. 28 in the 8900 block of South Carpenter Street and at 9:15 p.m. July 9 in the 9100 block of South Racine Avenue, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
None Injured In Near West Side Building CollapseAuthorities responded about 11:05 p.m. to the roof collapse at the two-story vacant warehouse in the 300 block of North Carpenter Street, according to Chicago Police.
Man Shot In Auburn-GreshamThe man, 21, was walking on the sidewalk in the 7800 block of South Carpenter Street about 10:40 p.m. when a male walked up and opened fire, police said.
Dog Owner Cited After Boy Mauled To Death; Victim's Grandfather 'Not Happy At All'The grandfather of a 5-year-old boy killed by a dog Monday night said the dog’s owner got off too light, after being cited for two ordinance violations.
Boy, 5, Mauled To Death By DogWitnesses said the attack started inside a home, and the boy’s mother was able to drag the dog and her son outside, and began asking neighbors to help her get the dog off her son. Neighbors used sticks and rocks to try to beat away the dog, and tried to free the boy from its jaws.
2 Killed, 4 Others Wounded In Monday ShootingsAbout 7 p.m., a 30-year-old man was shot in the head and killed in the 7200 block of South Carpenter Street, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:26 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Shot In Morgan ParkThe 27-year-old was standing on a sidewalk with a group of people about 12:30 a.m. near the intersection of Carpenter Street and 113th Place when someone walked out of a gangway across the street and started shooting.