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December 14, 2011 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
West Garfield Park this week saw two homicides in 13 hours, police said. At 11 a.m. Tuesday, a 34-year-old man was shot to death in the 4200 block of West Wilcox Street, officials said. Thirteen hours earlier, an 18-year-old man was fatally shot in the 4200 block of West Jackson Boulevard, police said. West Garfield Park has recorded 14 homicides so far this year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. The West Side community area logged 18 homicides last year, RedEye data shows.
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April 30, 2014 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Three women were shot to death in separate incidents in Chicago in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On Monday, a 14-year-old girl was shot to death in the 900 block of West Garfield Boulevard in New City, police said. One day earlier, a 21-year-old woman was fatally shot in the 3600 block of West Fullerton Avenue in Logan Square, according to officials. On Friday, a 32-year-old woman was shot to death in the 11500 block of South Laflin Street in West Pullman, police said.
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March 19, 2014 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
West Englewood and West Garfield Park each recorded a gunshot homicide in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In West Englewood, a 35-year-old man was shot to death Saturday in the 2000 block of West 67th Street, police said. West Englewood has recorded two homicides so far this year. The South Side community area logged 21 homicides last year, up from 19 homicides in 2012, RedEye determined. In West Garfield Park, a 21-year-old man was fatally shot March 13 in the 4000 block of West Van Buren Street, police said.
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March 19, 2014 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
West Englewood and West Garfield Park each recorded a gunshot homicide in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In West Englewood, a 35-year-old man was shot to death Saturday in the 2000 block of West 67th Street, police said. West Englewood has recorded two homicides so far this year. The South Side community area logged 21 homicides last year, up from 19 homicides in 2012, RedEye determined. In West Garfield Park, a 21-year-old man was fatally shot March 13 in the 4000 block of West Van Buren Street, police said.
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January 30, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Bridgeport, Englewood and West Garfield Park each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In Bridgeport, two men were shot to death Saturday in the 500 block of West Pershing Road, police said. Bridgeport has logged two homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded four homicides last year, according to RedEye data. In Englewood, a 38-year-old man was fatally shot Saturday in the 7000 block of South Carpenter Street, police said.
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October 3, 2012 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Two men were found beaten to death Friday in the 2400 block of West 45th Street in Brighton Park, police said. Brighton Park has logged six homicides so far this year. The Southwest Side community area recorded 10 homicides last year, RedEye determined. Citywide, gunshot homicides were logged in the last week in Bridgeport, Calumet Heights, Oakland, Roseland and West Garfield Park, RedEye data shows. September ended this week with 41 homicides, up from 39 homicides in September 2011, RedEye data shows.
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February 12, 2014 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Auburn Gresham recorded its second homicide of the month last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. A 29-year-old man was shot to death Feb. 6 in the 8100 block of South Marshfield Avenue, police said. Auburn Gresham has logged two homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded 17 homicides last year, up from 16 homicides in 2012, according to RedEye data. Citywide, gunshot homicides were logged in the last week on the Near West Side and West Garfield Park, based on police information.
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September 29, 2012 | By Tracy Swartz @tracyswartz and RedEye
Chicago on Friday surpassed 400 homicides for the year--the fastest the city has done so in nearly 10 years. On Friday morning, two men were found beaten to death in the trunk of a vehicle in the 2400 block of West 45th Street in Brighton Park, officials said. On Friday night, a 17-year-old boy was fatally shot in the 9200 block of South Chappel Avenue in Calumet Heights, police said. Later that evening, a 33-year-old man was shot to death in the 3800 block of West Congress Parkway in West Garfield Park, according to officials.
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August 28, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Englewood recorded two homicides in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data. A 51-year-old man was found beaten to death Monday in the 700 block of West 61st Street, officials said. Five days earlier, a 22-year-old man was shot to death in the 6700 block of South Sangamon Street, according to police. Englewood has logged 15 homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded 21 homicides last year, RedEye determined. Citywide, gunshot homicides were logged in the last week in East Garfield Park,...
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September 19, 2013 | By Rachel Cromidas, @rachelcromidas and RedEye
A Safe Passage worker tasked with ushering students safely to and from schools has been accused of punching one mother in the face and stealing her food stamps card in two separate incidents this month. Lashia Brown, 22, of the 100 block of North Kostner Avenue, was arrested Tuesday afternoon while working her Safe Passage Route in the 3100 block of West Madison Street and charged with theft and misdemeanor battery, according to court records. County prosecutors said Brown was working at her Safe Passage job, helping one West Garfield Park...
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March 5, 2014 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Auburn Gresham and New City each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In Auburn Gresham, an 18-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 8000 block of South Elizabeth Street, police said. Two days earlier, a 34-year-old man was fatally shot in the 8000 block of South Sangamon Street, according to officials. Auburn Gresham has logged four homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded 17 homicides last year, up from 16 homicides in 2012, RedEye determined.
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February 12, 2014 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Auburn Gresham recorded its second homicide of the month last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. A 29-year-old man was shot to death Feb. 6 in the 8100 block of South Marshfield Avenue, police said. Auburn Gresham has logged two homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded 17 homicides last year, up from 16 homicides in 2012, according to RedEye data. Citywide, gunshot homicides were logged in the last week on the Near West Side and West Garfield Park, based on police information.
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September 19, 2013 | By Rachel Cromidas, @rachelcromidas and RedEye
A Safe Passage worker tasked with ushering students safely to and from schools has been accused of punching one mother in the face and stealing her food stamps card in two separate incidents this month. Lashia Brown, 22, of the 100 block of North Kostner Avenue, was arrested Tuesday afternoon while working her Safe Passage Route in the 3100 block of West Madison Street and charged with theft and misdemeanor battery, according to court records. County prosecutors said Brown was working at her Safe Passage job, helping one West Garfield Park...
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August 28, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Englewood recorded two homicides in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data. A 51-year-old man was found beaten to death Monday in the 700 block of West 61st Street, officials said. Five days earlier, a 22-year-old man was shot to death in the 6700 block of South Sangamon Street, according to police. Englewood has logged 15 homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded 21 homicides last year, RedEye determined. Citywide, gunshot homicides were logged in the last week in East Garfield...
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January 30, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Bridgeport, Englewood and West Garfield Park each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In Bridgeport, two men were shot to death Saturday in the 500 block of West Pershing Road, police said. Bridgeport has logged two homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded four homicides last year, according to RedEye data. In Englewood, a 38-year-old man was fatally shot Saturday in the 7000 block of South Carpenter Street, police said.
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January 9, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
West Garfield Park has recorded two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. A 24-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 4000 block of West Wilcox Street, police said. A 33-year-old man was stabbed to death Saturday in the 4000 block of West Gladys Avenue, according to officials. West Garfield Park has logged two homicides so far this year. The West Side community area recorded 13 homicides in 2012, RedEye data shows. Citywide, gunshot homicides were logged in the last week in Chatham, Gage Park, the Lower...
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March 5, 2014 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Auburn Gresham and New City each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In Auburn Gresham, an 18-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 8000 block of South Elizabeth Street, police said. Two days earlier, a 34-year-old man was fatally shot in the 8000 block of South Sangamon Street, according to officials. Auburn Gresham has logged four homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded 17 homicides last year, up from 16 homicides in 2012, RedEye determined.
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November 28, 2012 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
New City has recorded four homicides in the last 10 days, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On Nov. 22, a 19-year-old man was shot to death in the 4900 block of South Seeley Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 19-year-old man was fatally shot in the 4500 block of South Halsted Street, according to officials. On Nov. 18, a 23-year-old man was shot to death in the 700 block of West 51st Street, and a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot in the 4300 block of South Hermitage Avenue, according to police.
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October 3, 2012 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Two men were found beaten to death Friday in the 2400 block of West 45th Street in Brighton Park, police said. Brighton Park has logged six homicides so far this year. The Southwest Side community area recorded 10 homicides last year, RedEye determined. Citywide, gunshot homicides were logged in the last week in Bridgeport, Calumet Heights, Oakland, Roseland and West Garfield Park, RedEye data shows. September ended this week with 41 homicides, up from 39 homicides in September 2011, RedEye data shows.
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