Special Ed Teacher Killed By Stray Bullet In ChathamDr. Betty Howard, 58, taught at Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep Academy High School, where students and staff were remembering her as a life-changing educator.
Man Charged With Killing Boy, 15, Blocks From Obama’s HomeKevin Culverson, 20, was charged with first-degree murder for firing a handgun into a crowd of people in the backyard of a home in the 5000 block of South Evans Avenue on April 22.
Boy, 9, Recovering After Being Shot In The Chest A 9-year-old boy had stabilized in the hospital Thursday after being shot in the chest while riding in a car with his mother the night before.
1 Dead, 5 Wounded In Shootings Over Just 1 HourIt was another violent night in Chicago, with one man killed and five others injured in shootings in a period of just one hour.
3 Shot Dead In West Woodlawn ApartmentPolice had no suspects Wednesday morning in a late night shooting that left people dead in the West Woodlawn neighborhood.
At Least 20 Wounded In Weekend Violence Through Sunday MorningAt least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.
2 Dead, 13 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In ChicagoAt least six people were wounded in shootings overnight, bringing the total to two dead and at least 13 wounded in gun violence in the city since Friday night.
Break In Murder Of Veteran Chicago Police Officer?There is a possible break in the murder last year of a Chicago Police officer, who was gunned down as he polished his new car outside of his home.
At Least 5 Wounded In City Shootings
Police Open Fire On Man In Altgeld GardensPolice opened fire at a man in the Altgeld Gardens public housing development overnight, after he allegedly pointed a gun they say he was ready to use.