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Grand Crossing »

Tougher Gun Laws Would Have Kept Murder Victims in Jail, Top Cop Says

ANALYSIS: 89 shooting victims this year would have been in jail under harsher penalties pushed by cops.

Roseland »

Father of 2-Week-Old Girl Killed in Double Homicide, Family Says

William Aikens' parents waited behind police tape as officials investigated the Roseland double murder.

Bronzeville »

Police, Feds Bust 33 Gang Members Involved in Murder, Drug Ring

The drug bust includes the group's "King," who controlled Chicago murders and drugs from Las Vegas.

Riverdale »

Family Feud Led to 2011 Murder, Prosecutors Say

Camari Glover, 20, is accused in a 2011 murder stemming from an argument bewteen the two families.

Englewood »

Slain Teen's Mom: 'Don't Tell Me My Son Is Dead'

Jamal Jones was riding his bike home when he was killed Sunday morning in Englewood, family said.

Auburn Gresham »

College Student, 18, Shot Dead When Strangers Crash Family Birthday Party

Dionte Maxwell, home for the summer, was shot twice in his chest at his uncle's house Friday night.

Auburn Gresham »

Slain 15-Year-Old Had Moved to California After Father Was Shot to Death

Patrick Sykes, 15, was in town visiting family and childhood friends when he was gunned down Thursday.

Hyde Park »

Hyde Park Murders Leave Residents, Business Owners Shaken

Residents of building where Gregory Dixon was killed are still rattled, even with new cameras and guard.

South Shore »

Woman Killed Her 82-Year-Old Mom on Mother's Day, Authorities Say

Janette Glenn, 51, has been charged with murder for the Sunday death of Catherine Glenn in South Shore.

Humboldt Park »

Man Charged with Gunning Down Rival in 2011

Deshawn Neal, 29, was charged in connection with the 2011 murder of James Wilson, 26.

Hyde Park »

Cable Guy Accused of Rape, Murder Goes on Trial

Anthony Triplett, 32, was charged in a 2006 murder that made women think twice about opening the door.

Gage Park »

Two Guilty of Killing, Burning Teen Who Wouldn't Flash Gang Sign

When 15-year-old Alex Arellano wouldn't throw up a gang sign, he was beaten, shot and set on fire.

Chicago Lawn »

Slain Teen's Mom Struggling to Pay for Funeral: 'We Are Broken'

Christina Campbell is asking the community for financial help and counseling as her family tries to cope.

Washington Park »

Charges Filed in 2012 Murder of Wisconsin Man Who Was 'All About Family'

Prosecutors say Quentin Johnson, 37, was shot and killed by Maurice Terrell, 19, in March 2012.

Austin »

Two Killed, 10 Wounded in Weekend Violence

Lucas Zimmerman, 34, and  Donald Holman, 37, were killed in North and West Side shootings.