2 hours ago

Police: 2 dead, 10 wounded in Chicago shootings Monday

...Southwest Side. He was walking on the sidewalk about 9:50 p.m. in the 2400 block of South California when two people approached him and fired shots, police said. He was shot in the...

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The 26-year-old was shot multiple times at 1:27 p.m in the 4100 block of West Roosevelt Road, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

...South Side. He was standing on the sidewalk about 10:40 p.m. in the 5700 block of South Justine when another male exited a vehicle nearby and fired shots, police said. The man suffered...

...men, ages 24 and 34, were standing on the sidewalk in the Gresham neighborhood’s 7900 block of South Vincennes when a male nearby opened fire, police said. The younger man was shot in the...

...attack. The 32-year-old was in a vehicle with two other people in the 6600 block of South Parnell shortly before 9 p.m. when two people walked up and shot her in the...

About 8:50 p.m., a 35-year-old man was in a vehicle in the 4900 block of West Superior in the West Side Austin neighborhood, when another male walked up and shot him in the right arm, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition stabilized.

...30-year-old was walking on the sidewalk about 8:45 p.m. in the 4600 block of South Honore when she heard gunshots and felt pain, police said. She was taken to Stroger Hospital...

Earlier Monday afternoon, a 40-year-old man was shot in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the thigh at 7:27 p.m. in the 13300 block of South Corliss Avenue, police said. The man was taken to Christ Medical Center in good condition.

    Police: 2 dead, 10 wounded in Chicago shootings Monday
    Two people were killed and at least 10 others were wounded in shootings in less than 10 hours Monday on the South and West sides. A man was killed and a woman critically injured in a shooting at 4:24 p.m. in the South Side Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

4 hours ago

Man, 18, shot in Little Village

The 18-year-old was walking on the sidewalk about 9:50 p.m. in the 2400 block of South California when two people approached him and fired shots, according to Chicago Police.

    Man, 18, shot in Little Village
    A man was shot Monday night in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The 18-year-old was walking on the sidewalk about 9:50 p.m. in the 2400 block of South California when two people approached him and fired shots, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

14 hours ago

CPD employee shot man who tried to rob him on West Side, police say

...and a 17-year-old boy, walked up to him and announced a robbery near West 13th Street and South Sawyer Avenue.The older suspect pointed a gun at the CPD employee while the younger suspect went...

    CPD employee shot man who tried to rob him, police say
    A civilian Chicago Police Department employee shot a man who tried to rob him at gunpoint a few blocks from Douglas Park on the city's West Side, police said. Police said the 57-year-old man was trying to get on his motorcycle around 6 a.m.
    http://abc7chicago.com

17 hours ago

47 baleados el fin de semana, van casi 2,300 este año

El ladrón se acercó al empleado, un ayudante de detención de 57 años, en la cuadra 1300 S. Sawyer Ave, cerca de las 6 a.m. y el empleado le disparó, de acuerdo a una declaración de la Policía.

    47 baleados el fin de semana, van casi 2,300 este año
    Cuarenta y siete personas fueron baleadas en Chicago este fin de semana, cinco de ellas fatalmente, mientras que la violencia de armas en la ciudad ha elevado el número de víctimas a casi 2,300 este año, de acuerdo a datos del Tribune.
    http://www.vivelohoy.com

Jul 18

Updated 17 hours ago

75 CPS schools now have tested positive for lead

Thomas Chalmers Specialty Elementary School 2745 W Roosevelt Rd

Josiah Pickard Elementary School 2301 W 21st Pl

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2405 Linden Avenue, Baltimore, MD 01053, 41.4822, -81.6697

John J Audubon Elementary School 3500 N Hoyne Ave

Clara Barton Elementary School 7650 S Wolcott Ave 

Edward Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center 5255 S State St

Jacob Beidler Elementary School 3151 W Walnut St

James G. Blaine Elementary School 1420 W Grace St

Blair Early Childhood Center 6751 W 63rd Pl

Lorenz Brentano Math & Science Academy 2723 N Fairfield Ave

Lyman A Budlong Elementary School 2701 W Foster Ave

Burbank Elementary School 2035 N Mobile Ave

Edmond Burke Elementary School 5356 S King Dr 

Daniel R Cameron Elementary School 1234 N Monticello Ave

Carson Elementary School 5516 S Maplewood Ave

George Washington Carver Primary School 901 E 133rd Pl

Eliza Chappell Elementary School 2135 W Foster Ave

Salmon P Chase Elementary School 2021 N Point St

Edward Coles Elementary Language Academy 8441 S Yates Blvd

Columbia Explorers Elementary Academy 4520 S Kedzie Ave

Courtenay Language Arts Center 4420 N Beacon St

Charles R Darwin Elementary School 3116 W Belden Ave 

Charles S Deneen Elementary School 7240 S Wabash Ave

Walt Disney Magnet Elementary School 4140 N Marine Dr

Disney II Magnet School 3815 N Kedvale Ave 

John B Drake Elementary School 2710 S Dearborn St

Durkin Park Elementary School 8445 S Kolin Ave

Esmond Elementary School 1865 W Montvale Ave

Edward Everett Elementary School 3419 S Bell Ave

Fairfield Elementary Academy 6201 S Fairfield Ave

Fernwood Elementary School 10041 S Union Ave

Frederick Funston Elementary School 2010 N Central Park Ave

William C. Goudy Technology Academy 5120 N Winthrop Ave

Horace Greeley Elementary School 832 W Sheridan Rd

Frank W Gunsaulus Elementary Scholastic Academy 4420 S Sacramento Ave

John H Hamline Elementary School 4747 S Bishop St 

Bret Harte Elementary School 1556 E 56th St

John Harvard Elementary School of Excellence 7525 S Harvard

Robert Healy Elementary School 3010 S Parnell Ave

William G Hibbard Elementary School 3244 W Ainslie St

Charles Evans Hughes Elementary School 4247 W 15th St

Joshua D Kershaw Elementary School 6450 S Lowe Ave 

LaSalle II Magnet Elementary School 1148 N Honore St

Josephine C Locke Elementary School 2828 N Oak Park Ave

Joseph Lovett Elementary School 6333 W Bloomingdale Ave

George Manierre Elementary School 1420 N Hudson Ave 

John L Marsh Elementary School 9822 S Exchange Ave 

Arnold Mireles Elementary Academy 9000 S Exchange Ave 

Florence Nightingale Elementary School 5250 S Rockwell St

Jesse Owens Elementary Community Academy 12302 S State St

Parkside Elementary Community Academy 6938 S East End Ave 

Helen Peirce International Studies Elementary School 1423 W Bryn Mawr Ave

William Penn Elementary School 1616 S Avers Ave 

Manuel Perez Elementary School 1241 W 19th St

Pilsen Elementary Community Academy 1420 W 17th St

Portage Park Elementary School 5330 W Berteau Ave 

Ernst Prussing Elementary School 4650 N Menard Ave

William C Reavis Math & Science Specialty Elementary School 834 E 50th St Chicago

Frank W Reilly Elementary School 3650 W School St

Washington D Smyser Elementary School 4310 N Melvina Ave

John M Smyth Elementary School 1059 W 13th St

Hannah G Solomon Elementary School 6206 N Hamlin Ave

Spencer Elementary Technology Academy 214 N Lavergne Ave

Frederick Stock Elementary School 7507 W Birchwood Ave 

Harriet Beecher Stowe Elementary School 3444 W Wabansia Ave

Mancel Talcott Elementary School 1840 W Ohio St

Henry O Tanner Elementary School 7350 S Evans Ave

Enrico Tonti Elementary School 5815 S Homan Ave

George Washington Elementary School 3611 E 114th St 

Ida B Wells Preparatory Elementary Academy 249 E 37th St

Daniel S Wentworth Elementary School 1340 W 71st St

Woodlawn Community Elementary School 6657 S Kimbark Ave

Ella Flagg Young Elementary School 1434 N Parkside Ave 

Emiliano Zapata Elementary Academy 2728 S Kostner Ave

    75 CPS schools now have tested positive for lead
    Chicago Public Schools has 75 elementary schools with amounts of lead in their drinking water that have tested above federally acceptable standards. That's about 18 percent so far of the 422 grade schools run by the city's school system. CPS released the updated numbers after 8 p.m.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

19 hours ago

Martin Luther King Jr.’s 1966 Chicago Campaign

...and with reporters and photographers in tow, helped clean up a rat-infested tenement at 1321 South Homan Avenue. “There was no heat, and there were babies wrapped in newspaper ’cause there were no...

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...month railroad flat on the top floor of a rundown building on the corner of Hamlin Avenue and 16th Street. The North Lawndale tenement, which stood two blocks from a pool hall that served as...

...week of looking at apartments in and around that neighborhood, settled on the flat at 1550 South Hamlin Avenue. Lee signed the lease before the landlord realized who the real occupant would be. Once...

...top lieutenants led roughly 450 marchers from New Friendship to H.F. Halverson Realty, at 63rd Street and Kedzie Avenue, in the heart of Gage Park. (King had a speaking engagement and was not present...

    Martin Luther King Jr. and his Fight for Justice in Chicago
    It was bitterly cold on January 26, 1966, the day Martin Luther King Jr. and his wife, Coretta, moved into a $90-a-month railroad flat on the top floor of a rundown building on the corner of Hamlin Avenue and 16th Street.
    http://www.chicagomag.com

20 hours ago

Empleado de la Policía le disparó a supuesto ladrón

Un empleado civil del Departamento de Policía de Chicago le disparó e hirió a una persona que intentó robarle en la cuadra 1300 S. Sawyer Ave. (WGN-TV)

    Empleado de la Policía le disparó a supuesto ladrón
    CHICAGO - Un empleado civil del Departamento de Policía de Chicago le disparó e hirió a una persona que intentó robarle lunes por la mañana en el barrio de Lawndale en el oeste de la ciudad, dijeron las autoridades. El tiroteo tuvo lugar poco antes de las 6 a.m.
    http://www.vivelohoy.com

20 hours ago

Chicago Police Department employee shoots attempted robber in Lawndale

The shooting happened just before 6 a.m. Monday in the 1300 block of South Sawyer Ave. in the Lawndale neighborhood.

    Chicago Police Department employee shoots attempted robber in Lawndale
    CHICAGO -- A civilian employee of the Chicago Police Department shot an attempted robber on the city's West Side. The shooting happened just before 6 a.m. Monday in the 1300 block of South Sawyer Ave. in the Lawndale neighborhood.
    http://cltv.com

20 hours ago

Person Shot By Civilian CPD Employee In Lawndale

Shortly before 6 a.m., the 57-year-old man was the victim of an armed robbery in the 1300 block of South Sawyer, according to Chicago Police.

    Person Shot By Civilian CPD Employee In Lawndale
    CHICAGO (STMW) - A person was shot by a Chicago Police Department detention aide during a robbery Monday morning in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Shortly before 6 a.m., the 57-year-old man was the victim of an armed robbery in the 1300 block of South Sawyer, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

21 hours ago

Chicago Police Department employee shoots attempted robber in Lawndale

...city’s West Side. The shooting happened just before 6 a.m. Monday in the 1300 block of South Sawyer Ave. in the Lawndale neighborhood. According to a statement from the police department, the attempted robber...

    Chicago Police Department employee shoots attempted robber in Lawndale
    CHICAGO -- A civilian employee of the Chicago Police Department shot an attempted robber on the city's West Side. The shooting happened just before 6 a.m. Monday in the 1300 block of South Sawyer Ave. in the Lawndale neighborhood.
    http://wgntv.com

21 hours ago

Chicago police civilian employee involved in shooting on West Side

A civilian working in the Chicago Police Department was involved in a shooting Monday morning, a source tells ABC7.Chicago police say they responded to an armed robbery at 13th and Sawyer and that involved a 57-year-old Chicago police civilian employee.

Two other men involved in the robbery fled and were taken into custody at a McDonald's parking lot near Roosevelt and Kedzie, the source said.

    CPD employee involved in West Side shooting
    A civilian working in the Chicago Police Department was involved in a shooting Monday morning, a source tells ABC7. Chicago police say they responded to an armed robbery at 13th and Sawyer and that involved a 57-year-old Chicago police civilian employee.
    http://abc7chicago.com

22 hours ago

23 hours ago

Person shot by Chicago Police in Lawndale

The shooting happened shortly before 6 a.m. in the 1300 block of South Sawyer, according to Independent Police Review Authority spokeswoman Mia Sissac.

    Person shot by Chicago Police in Lawndale
    A person was shot by a Chicago Police officer Monday morning in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The shooting happened shortly before 6 a.m. in the 1300 block of South Sawyer, according to Independent Police Review Authority spokeswoman Mia Sissac. IPRA is investigating the shooting. Additional details were not immediately available.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

29 hours ago

Man shot in Lawndale

The 20-year-old was standing in an alley at 10:43 p.m. in the 1300 block of South Sawyer when he heard gunfire and realized he’d been shot in the right leg, according to Chicago Police.

    Man shot in Lawndale
    A man was shot Sunday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The 20-year-old was standing in an alley at 10:43 p.m. in the 1300 block of South Sawyer when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot in the right leg, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

2 days ago

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