Tracking homicides in Chicago

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Showing 29 homicides since Jan. 1, 2006.

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story
Date, time +
case number
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Locale
Elmer Brown, 73
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3/10/14
HX179976
11500 S. Avenue G
East Side
Gunshot
Residence
Willie Cooper, 74
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12/19/13
5:18 a.m.
HW576284
7000 S. East End Ave.
South Shore
Gunshot
Street
Marjorie Ivy, 70
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10/9/13
12:41 p.m.
HW486012
1300 W. Thorndale Ave.
Edgewater
Stabbing
Apartment
Virginia Spaulding, 70
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6/10/13
9:52 a.m.
HW312196
1100 E. 81st St.
Avalon Park
Stabbing
Porch/hallway
William Strickland, 72
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3/2/13
4 a.m.
HW176064
400 E. 95th St.
Roseland
Gunshot
Residential Yard
William Thomas, 73
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10/12/12
7:14 p.m.
HV515657
6800 S. East End Ave.
South Shore
Gunshot
Street
Nikolaus Douzopoulos, 71
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4/22/12
10 p.m.
HV253828
12900 S. Manistee Ave.
Hegewisch
Stabbing
Residence
Webster Gater, 74
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10/29/11
6 a.m.
HT564834
1500 S. Harding Ave.
North Lawndale
Gunshot
Sidewalk
Virginia Perillo, 73
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10/22/11
9:20 p.m.
HT554970
3300 S. Parnell Ave.
Bridgeport
Assault
Garage
Cezar Waskowski, 73
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6/6/11
12:28 p.m.
HT333339
3700 N. Kilpatrick Ave.
Portage Park
Stabbing
Apartment
Melvin Terry, 72
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11/30/10
4:27 a.m.
HS638823
7100 S. Cyril Ave.
South Shore
Stabbing
Apartment
Anthony Anglin, 71
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8/20/10
1 a.m.
HS471694
10800 S. Sangamon St.
Morgan Park
Gunshot
Residence
James Evans, 70
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8/3/10
2 a.m.
HS443344
7000 S. Hermitage Ave.
West Englewood
Stabbing
Residence
Andres Cardona, 72
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8/21/09
2:15 p.m.
HR496194
6000 W. Arthington St.
Near West Side
Abuse
Nursing home/retirement home
Bernard Smith, 70
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8/8/09
1 a.m.
HR472369
10000 S. Eberhart Ave.
Roseland
Gunshot
Residence
Floyd Butler, 70
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5/18/09
HR326833
7300 S. Merrill Ave.
South Shore
Gunshot
Residence
Florence McCollum, 73
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4/27/09
1:28 p.m.
HR290192
3400 S. Giles Ave.
Douglas
Stabbing
Apartment
Saint Barton, 74
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2/25/09
HR187353
6100 S. Maplewood Ave.
Chicago Lawn
Assault
Residence
Robert Ferris, 73
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8/24/08
3 a.m.
HP531695
4300 N. Western Ave.
North Center
Gunshot
Residential yard
Dorothy Taylor, 71
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6/16/08
12:26 p.m.
HP398366
7200 S. Coles Ave.
South Shore
Strangling
Other
Maggie Browder, 70
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3/24/08
6:10 a.m.
HP240730
12200 S. Morgan St.
West Pullman
Gunshot
Residence
Alexander Barnes, 70
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12/23/07
1:06 a.m.
HN773816
100 S. Campbell Ave.
Near West Side
Stabbing
CHA apartment
Ismael Santana, 70
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12/8/07
7:30 p.m.
HN752096
1000 N. Francisco Ave.
West Town
Trauma
Residence
Hassen Wali Sr., 70 10/7/07
1 p.m.
HN634292
5600 S. Damen Ave.
West Englewood
Gunshot
Residence
Anna Kukis, 71
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8/21/07
3 p.m.
HN542883
6500 W. Catalpa Ave.
Norwood Park
Gunshot
Residence
Cary Matthews, 74 4/18/07
HN291770
6400 S. Ellis Ave.
Hyde Park

Apartment
Errald Williams, 71
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4/3/07
10:40 p.m.
HN264064
7400 S. Champlain Ave.
Greater Grand Crossing
Assault
Apartment
Everleana Brame, 74
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4/27/06
11 p.m.
HM316537
7700 S. Oglesby Ave.
South Shore
Trauma
Residence
Thomas Cranfield, 71 3/15/06
1:45 a.m.
HM232477
5300 S. Princeton Ave.
Fuller Park
Assault
House

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Tracking homicides in Chicago is an ongoing project of the RedEye. This site is updated regularly with information from the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office, the Chicago Police Department and the Chicago Breaking News Center. Information is subject to change. Data points appear Thursdays in RedEye’s print edition.

EveryBlock was a source for 2008 homicide data.

dataSteal the data that drives this application

This application is based on Homicide Report, created for the Los Angeles Times by Ken Schwencke. It was adapted for use in Chicago by Ryan Mark, Chris Groskopf, Joe Germuska and Brian Boyer.

Tracy Swartz wrangles the data and writes the posts.

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