• Paintball Attacks Oct 13

    Paintball Attacks Surge in Chicago Area, Increased Eye Injuries

    University of Chicago doctors said they have treated eight people for eye injuries as paintball attacks surge throughout the Chicago area. NBC 5’s Chris Coffey reports.

  • jeffery manor Oct 13

    Baby Delivered After Pregnant Woman Fatally Shot on Chicago's South Side

    A 35-year-old pregnant woman was found fatally shot early Tuesday morning in Jeffery Manor on the South Side. Doctors at the University of Chicago Medical Center were able to deliver her baby, who remains in critical condition, according to Chicago police. NBC 5’s Lisa Chavarria reports.

  • Chicago gun violence Sep 8

    Chicago Gun Violence: 10 Dead, at Least 42 Wounded in Labor Day Weekend Shootings

    Ten people have died, including an 8-year-old girl, and at least 42 others have been injured in shootings across Chicago so far this Labor Day weekend. In the first deadly shooting of the weekend, a 36-year-old man was shot and killed by a family member at a party Friday night in the 9900 block of South Van Vlissingen in the…

  • Chatham Aug 28

    2 Chicago Police Officers Seriously Injured in Chatham Crash

    Two Chicago police officers were injured Friday afternoon when their squad SUV hit a vehicle in the Chatham neighborhood on the city’s South Side, police stated. At approximately 4:32 p.m. in the 8300 block of South Rhodes, the two officers were traveling westbound on 83rd Street in a marked squad vehicle when they struck a vehicle that was attempting to…

  • Calumet Heights Aug 21

    73-Year-Old Woman Shot through Doorway of Calumet Heights Home

    A 73-year-old woman was shot and seriously wounded through the doorway of her Calumet Heights home Friday on the South Side. She was opening the back door to let a visiting relative in at 2:11 a.m. in the 9000 block of South Oglesby Avenue when someone outside fired shots, according to Chicago police. The woman was hit in the chest…

  • Dan Ryan Expressway Aug 16

    4 Hurt in Dan Ryan Crash

    Four people were injured in a crash Sunday on the Dan Ryan Expressway near Chatham on the South Side. The two-vehicle crash happened at 2:18 a.m. on northbound I-94 near 87th Street, according to Illinois State Police. Two people were taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center and two others were taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn,…

  • Englewood Aug 10

    COPA Provides Update on Englewood Police-Involved Shooting

    A preliminary investigation has revealed that a man was shot by police Sunday in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood after firing at officers during a foot chase, according to the Civilian Office of Police Accountability. At approximately 2:30 p.m. in the 5700 block of South Racine Avenue, officers were called about a man with a gun, and located an individual in the…

  • Chicago Police Aug 10

    Unrest Erupts After Man Shot by Police in Chicago's Englewood Neighborhood

    Two Chicago police officers were injured Sunday after unrest broke out in the hours following an officer-involved shooting in Englewood. NBC 5’s Christian Farr reports.

  • Englewood Aug 10

    Unrest Erupts After Man Shot by Police in Chicago's Englewood Neighborhood

    At least two Chicago police officers were injured Sunday night and one individual was arrested after clashes broke out following a police-involved shooting in the city’s Englewood neighborhood. At approximately 2:30 p.m. in the 5700 block of South Racine Avenue, officers were called about a man with a gun, and located an individual in the area who matched the suspect…

  • Greater Grand Crossing Aug 1

    1 Dead, 4 Hurt in Greater Grand Crossing Rollover Crash

    A person was killed in a rollover crash after allegedly fleeing a traffic stop Friday near Greater Grand Crossing on the South Side. Officers pulled the male driver over for a minor traffic violation about 10:40 p.m. in the 400 block of West 76th Street, according to Chicago police. During the stop, he drove away “in an erratic manner.” His…

  • chicago crime Jul 31

    Woman, 8-Year-Old Boy Shot on Chicago's Far South Side

    A woman and an 8-year-old boy were both injured in a shooting Thursday night on Chicago’s Far South Side, according to police. At approximately 8:40 p.m. in the 700 block of East 132nd Street, the victims were outside when a male offender approached on foot and fired shots at another man standing by. The 8-year-old male victim was taken to…

  • auburn gresham Jul 20

    2 Boys, 10 and 11, Shot in Chicago's Auburn Gresham Neighborhood

    A 10-year-old boy and an 11-year-old boy were both injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side, according to police. At approximately 4:32 p.m. in the 8200 block of South Ada, the two boys and a 27-year-old man were in front of a residence when an unknown vehicle approached the victims and someone…

  • gresham Jul 19

    Boy, 14, Shot in Gresham

    A teenage boy was wounded in a shooting Saturday in Gresham on the South Side. The 14-year-old was on the sidewalk about 9:30 p.m. in the 7600 block of South Green Street when someone approached with a handgun and fired shots, according to Chicago police. He was hit in the upper right side of his back and his right shoulder…

  • Grand Crossing Jul 18

    Teen, 2 Adults Injured in Shooting at South Side Candy Stand

    A 14-year-old boy and two adults were injured in a shooting Friday evening at a candy stand in the Grand Crossing neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side, police said. At approximately 5:30 p.m. in the 8200 block of South Drexel, the 14-year-old, a 21-year-old male and 27-year-old female were on a sidewalk when they were approached by an unknown vehicle and…

  • Trumbull Park Jul 15

    16-Year-Old Boy Shot Inside Trumbull Park Home

    A 16-year-old boy was wounded when he was shot Tuesday in Trumbull Park on the South Side. He was inside a home about 9:45 p.m. in the 10600 block of South Yates Avenue when he heard gunfire and felt pain, Chicago police said. The teen was struck in the leg and foot, police said. He was taken to the University…

  • South Chicago Jul 4

    3 Shot, Including 15-Year-Old Boy, in South Chicago

    A 15-year-old boy was among three people who were wounded in a shooting Friday in South Chicago. They were standing on a sidewalk about 8:52 p.m. in the 8900 block of South Exchange Avenue when shots rang out, Chicago police said. The teen was struck in the arm and taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition,…

  • Washington Park Jun 22

    18-Year-Old Woman Shot in Washington Park

    An 18-year-old woman was wounded by gunfire Monday in Washington Park on the South Side. She was driving about 12:35 a.m. in the 5100 block of South Calumet Avenue when she heard gunfire and felt pain, Chicago police said. The woman didn’t see who shot her, but told investigators there were two vehicles that appeared to chase each other just…

  • Dan Ryan Expressway Jun 21

    Dan Ryan Crash Leaves 1 Dead, 7 Injured

    One person was killed and seven others were injured in back to back vehicle crashes Sunday on the Dan Ryan Expressway on the South Side, according to preliminary information from Illinois State police. About 12:30 a.m. a vehicle occupied by four passengers crashed and rolled over on I-94 near 47th Street, according to Illinois State police. Three people stopped on…

  • Back of the Yards Jun 19

    5-Year-Old Boy, Man Shot in Chicago's Back of the Yards Neighborhood

    A five-year-old boy and a 19-year-old man were both injured in a shooting Thursday afternoon in Chicago’s Back of the Yards neighborhood on the city’s South Side, fire officials confirmed. The adult male and boy were both sitting on a porch in the 700 block of West 50th Place when an unknown male approached from a gangway, produced a...

  • Washington Park May 24

    Suspect in Custody After Teen Shot Dead in Washington Park

    The 16-year-old was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office A suspect was in custody Saturday in connection with the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old boy in Washington Park on the South Side, according to police. The person approached Darnell Fisher about 10:05 p.m....

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