4 hours ago

5 in custody after 5-hour standoff in South Chicago

...the scene. The commander was checking out a suspicious person in an alley in the 8800-block of South Saginaw Avenue around 10:20 p.m. Thursday when one or more people opened fire on his...

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...fired at officers in the midst of a sting operation targeting gun sales in the 6100-block of South Kolmar Avenue on the city's Southwest Side. No one was hurt. Two reputed gang members were...

    5 in custody after 5-hour standoff in South Chicago
    SWAT teams swarmed a home in the city's South Chicago neighborhood after shots were fired at a police district commander late Thursday night. A five-hour standoff with the suspects ended early Friday morning. Police said five suspects were taken into custody around 3:30 a.m. Friday without incident and several weapons were recovered from the scene.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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South Chicago Standoff Is Third Time Cops Shot At This Week, Police Say

A police supervisor was driving an unmarked police car at around 10:20 p.m. Thursday in the 8800 block of South Saginaw Avenue when at least one person fired shots at the supervisor, police said.

    Cops Fired at 3 Times This Week, Police Say
    CHICAGO - Three men have been arrested following a standoff with a SWAT team in South Chicago after the group allegedly shot at a police official, according to the department. It is the third time police have been fired at since Sunday, Chicago police said.
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5 hours ago

Shots fired at Chicago police commander; 5-hour standoff ensues

...the scene.The commander was checking out a suspicious person in an alley in the 8800-block of South Saginaw Avenue around 10:20 p.m. Thursday when one or more people opened fire on his...

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On Monday, shots were fired at officers in the midst of a sting operation targeting gun sales in the 6100-block of South Kolmar Avenue on the city's Southwest Side. No one was hurt. Two reputed gang members were charged with attempted murder.

    Shots fired at Chicago police commander; 5-hour standoff ensues
    SWAT teams swarmed a home in the city's South Chicago neighborhood after shots were fired at a police district commander late Thursday night. A five-hour standoff with the suspects ended early Friday morning. Police said five suspects were taken into custody around 3:30 a.m. Friday without incident and several weapons were recovered from the scene.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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Abren fuego contra Policías por segunda vez esta semana al sur de Chicago

...Policía conducía una patrulla sin marcar en un callejón en la cuadra 8800 S. Saginaw Ave., cuando alguien le disparó huyó, según la Policía. El agente, quien no result...

    Abren fuego contra Policías por segunda vez esta semana al sur de Chicago
    CHICAGO - Un equipo SWAT de la Policía de Chicago acudió el jueves a una casa al sur de la ciudad luego de que alguien disparara contra un oficial, dijo la Policía. Después de un enfrentamiento de varias horas, tres personas fueron arrestadas.
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11 hours ago

3 in custody following standoff in South Chicago

...10 p.m., a Chicago Police Department supervisor was driving an unmarked car in the 8800 block of South Saginaw Avenue when shots were fired at the supervisor. The gunman went inside a nearby building, which...

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    3 in custody following standoff in South Chicago
    CHICAGO -- A tense barricade drama has come to an end in the city's South Chicago neighborhood. Just after 10 p.m., a Chicago Police Department supervisor was driving an unmarked car in the 8800 block of South Saginaw Avenue when shots were fired at the supervisor.
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11 hours ago

Shots Fired At Chicago Police Officer Lead To South Side Standoff

The supervisor was driving an unmarked squad car about 10:20 p.m. near the mouth of an alley in the 8800 block of South Saginaw when someone opened fire on him, according to police. No one was hurt.

    Shots Fired At Chicago Police Officer Lead To South Side Standoff
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Three people were arrested after a five-hour standoff that started late Thursday when at least one person fired shots at a Chicago Police supervisor in the South Chicago neighborhood, police said. The supervisor was driving an unmarked squad car about 10:20 p.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

11 hours ago

Shots fired at Chicago police supervisor; 5-hour standoff ensues

...supervisor was driving an unmarked squad car at the mouth of an alley in the 8800-block of South Saginaw Avenue when one or more people opened fire.The supervisor saw at least one suspect run...

    Shots fired at Chicago police supervisor; 5-hour standoff ensues
    SWAT teams swarmed a home in the city's South Chicago neighborhood after shots were fired at a police supervisor late Thursday night. A five-hour standoff with the suspects ended early Friday morning. Police said three suspects were taken into custody around 3:30 a.m. Friday without incident. Around 10:20 p.m.
    http://abc7chicago.com

2 days ago

Updated 11 hours ago

Police: 2 killed, 10 wounded in city shootings Tuesday

...the South Shore and South Chicago neighborhoods, where officers responding to a shooting in the 2800 block of East 79th Street found a 30-year-old man on a sidewalk with two gunshot wounds to the...

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The other homicide happened about 1:30 a.m. in the Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side. Officers responding to calls of a person down in the 2500 block of North Lavergne found a 51-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the lower abdomen. He died at the scene at 1:50 a.m., authorities said.

...a 29-year-old man sitting in the passenger seat of a van in the 2300 block of West Adams and opened fire, grazing his head. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition...

About 8:30 p.m., someone walked up to a 14-year-old boy taking out trash in a North Austin alley and shot him in the leg in the 1700 block of North Linder. The boy took himself to Loretto Hospital and his condition was stabilized, police said.

...45 p.m. in Roseland on the Far South Side. They were walking in the 11400 block of South Eggleston when someone got out of a dark-colored vehicle and shot a 16-year-old...

About 2:20 p.m., a 21-year-old man was standing outside in the 7900 block of South Justine in Auburn Gresham when someone in a red vehicle shot him in the back, police said. He was in fair condition at Christ Medical Center.

Twenty minutes before that, a white SUV pulled up to a 17-year-old boy sitting in a vehicle parked in the 3300 block of West Congress in East Garfield Park and opened fire about 2 p.m., hitting him in the wrist, police said. The teen went to Rush University Medical Center in good condition.

...three men were shot in West Garfield Park. They were on a corner in the 100 block of South Kostner when someone in a passing silver vehicle opened fire, hitting an 18-year-old in...

...the South Side Park Manor neighborhood. A 30-year-old man was driving in the 7000 block of South King Drive when he heard shots and realized he’d been hit in the leg, police said...

    Police: 2 killed, 10 wounded in city shootings Tuesday
    Two people were slain and at least 10 more wounded in shootings across the city on Tuesday, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened shortly after 8 p.m. along the border of the South Shore and South Chicago neighborhoods, where officers responding to a shooting in the 2800 block of East 79th Street found a 30-year-old man on a sidewalk with two gunshot wounds to the chest.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

  • Where are all the cameras at in these neighborhoods the city has plenty of money to install cameras in every neighborhood in Chicago start installing them instead of stealing taxpayers money and raising property taxes and water bills and cable and cellphone taxes we are fed up with higher taxes and get nothing in return we Chicagoan's cannot afford NO MORE HIGHER TAXES ALL POLITICIANS SHOULD START PAYING THEIR SHARE.all politicians should pay higher taxes not the people who cannot afford it

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18 hours ago

SWAT police responding to barricade situation in South Chicago

The incident began at 10:20 p.m. in the 8800 block of South Saginaw, police said.

    SWAT police responding to barricade situation in South Chicago
    A Chicago Police SWAT team responded to a barricade situation late Thursday night the South Chicago neighborhood. The incident began at 10:20 p.m. in the 8800 block of South Saginaw, police said.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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2 Killed, 11 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across Chicago

...the South Shore and South Chicago neighborhoods, where officers responding to a shooting in the 2800 block of East 79th Street found a 30-year-old man on a sidewalk with two gunshot wounds to the...

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The other homicide happened about 1:30 a.m. in the Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side. Officers responding to calls of a person down in the 2500 block of North Lavergne found a 51-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the lower abdomen. He died at the scene at 1:50 a.m., authorities said.

...Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. A 28-year-old man was walking in the 6700 block of South May when someone fired shots from a dark-colored vehicle nearby, striking him in the left...

About 9:15 p.m., a car pulled up to a 29-year-old man sitting in the passenger seat of a van on the Near West Side in the 2300 block of West Adams and opened fire, grazing his head. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

About 8:30 p.m., someone walked up to a 14-year-old boy taking out trash in a North Austin alley and shot him in the leg in the 1700 block of North Linder, according to police. The boy took himself to Loretto Hospital and his condition was stabilized.

...45 p.m. in Roseland on the Far South Side. They were walking in the 11400 block of South Eggleston when someone got out of a dark-colored vehicle and shot a 16-year-old...

About 2:20 p.m., a 21-year-old man was standing outside in the 7900 block of South Justine in Auburn Gresham when someone in a red vehicle shot him in the back, police said. He was in fair condition at Christ Medical Center.

Twenty minutes before that, a white SUV pulled up to a 17-year-old boy sitting in a vehicle parked in the 3300 block of West Congress in East Garfield Park and opened fire about 2 p.m., hitting him in the wrist, police said. The teen went to Rush University Medical Center in good condition.

...three men were shot in West Garfield Park. They were on a corner in the 100 block of South Kostner when someone in a passing silver vehicle opened fire, hitting an 18-year-old in...

...the South Side Park Manor neighborhood. A 30-year-old man was driving in the 7000 block of South King Drive when he heard shots and realized he’d been hit in the leg, police said...

    2 Killed, 11 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across Chicago
    The latest killing happened shortly after 8 p.m. along the border of the South Shore and South Chicago neighborhoods, where officers responding to a shooting in the 2800 block of East 79th Street found a 30-year-old man on a sidewalk with two gunshot wounds to the chest.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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