A Chicago man is accused of setting a fire that spread to a Lawndale home and then broadcasting video of the arson – and bragging about setting the blaze – as the building continued to burn, according to police and local reports.
MASS SHOOTING: Five people were outside among a large group when an unknown person inside a black four-door Nissan fired shots.
A man was fatally shot Wednesday morning near an elementary school in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.
The victim chased the robbers to get her phone back, and then one grabbed her and sexually assaulted her.
A 16-year-old was charged in connection with a carjacking Tuesday in the Lawndale neighborhood.
She appeared to have stab wounds to the neck and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
It has been 10 days since Chicago police were fired on in what has been described as a traffic stop gone wrong.
Pastor Phil Jackson previews Saturday's FireFest One Lawndale and talks about why it's important to build community in the neighborhood.
The woman was the passenger in a vehicle at about 6:20 p.m. when a silver Sedan drove up alongside the vehicle and an occupant from the vehicle fired shots.
A 32-year-old man has been reported missing from Lawndale on the West Side.
A woman was injured following a hit-and-run Wednesday night in Lawndale on the West Side.
Two men were shot to death Wednesday afternoon at a salon in Lawndale on the West Side.
Showtime is donating half-a-million dollars to go toward the South and West sides.
Chicago neighborhoods are getting a huge facelift from a television network.
A second teen has died in a mass shooting that killed a 15-year-old boy and left three others wounded last week in North Lawndale on the West Side.
No patients were hurt, but people ran in terror as bullets smashed through the windows of a hospital in Chicago.
Fr. Larry Dowling of St. Agatha Catholic Church says violence has erupted in the community for several reasons including disinvestment, over-policing and wrongful convictions.
Chicago police say despite all of the victims and witnesses, nobody is talking.
Wednesday evening she called Demarion and told him he needed to come home. "He said, 'I know, I know. I love you, mom.'" Minutes later, he was shot in the head and killed.
Chaos broke out in the North Lawndale neighborhood Wednesday night, where just after 6 p.m. ten people were shot, one fatally, in two mass shootings that happened within five minutes of one another.