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Kenneth Williams, 20 (left) and Michael Ward, 18 (right) charged in the murder of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton

Arrests and Charges in Pendleton Murder Case

Almost two weeks after 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton was shot and killed in a Southside park, police have charged two men in death of the teen. Michael Ward, 18, and Kenneth Williams, 20, are charged with first-degree murder, attempted murder and aggravated battery with a firearm in the attack that killed Hadiya and left 2 other teens injured. According to police, […]

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Man critical after being shot by police during burglary

Man critical after being shot by police during burglary

A police officer shot a man during a burglary-in-progess call Sunday morning, according to Police. The shooting happened about 6:54 a.m. in the 2000 block of West Monroe Street, said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Laura Kubiak. According to preliminary information, the suspect allegedly hit the officer with a vehicle, Kubiak said. The officer was taken to Rush University Medical Center […]

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12-Year-Old Boy Shot Outside School

12-Year-Old Boy Shot Outside School

A 12-year-old boy walking out of out a South Side elementary school was shot in the back, said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Darryl Baety. The shooting happened at about 2:45 p.m. at Cook Elementary School in the 8150 block of South Bishop Avenue, according to Baety. The boy was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in serious condition, Baety […]

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Police Officer Shot In Englewood

Police Officer Shot In Englewood

A police officer was grazed by a bullet in Englewood Monday evening, according to Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford. The officer was transported to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in fair condition, according to Langford. Another victim was on the scene, said Langford, but he did not immediately have information regarding the person’s condition. CTA buses and trains were also affected in the area, said CTA spokeswomen […]

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3 dead, 2 shot on Far North Side

3 dead, 2 shot on Far North Side

Three people are dead and two are injured, including a Chicago Police Officer Saturday evening after a police pursuit. Gang crimes officers were on surveillance on the 5800 block of North Winthrop as a part of a natcotics-realtaed homicide case, when they saw a group of people run from a building, minutes before a “shots fired” call came from the […]

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Man Robbed of Snowblower Gets Shot

And with the end of the blizzard brings new crime.

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Charges made in Officer Slaying

A Chicago teen was charged last Wednesday in the shooting death of Officer David Blake, who was found shot to death in his SUV in November 2010.

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