Tracking homicides in Chicago

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Showing 19 homicides since Jan. 1, 2006.

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Odell Branch, 77
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3/9/15
7:41 p.m.
HY177958
200 W. 105th St.
Roseland
Gunshot
Street
Margaret Noble, 79
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3/8/15 300 S. Albany Ave.
East Garfield Park
Arson
Leannia Hall, 76
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3/20/14
12:04 a.m.
HX191550
900 N. Central Park Ave.
Humboldt Park
Strangling
Residence
Theresa Urban, 79
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9/21/13
9 a.m.
HW540050
5600 S. Neenah Ave.
Garfield Ridge
Strangling
Residence
Alameen Muhammad, 75
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8/16/13
9:55 p.m.
HW410923
5600 S. Racine Ave.
West Englewood
Trauma
Apartment
J.W. Moore, 78
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12/10/12
HV596929
10200 S. Bensley Ave.
South Deering
Assault
Donald Ellens, 75
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6/26/12
10:26 p.m.
HV354699
9000 S. East End Ave.
Calumet Heights
Stabbing
Residence
Frankie Baity, 76
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3/6/12
9:02 p.m.
HV186143
4200 S. Indiana Ave.
Grand Boulevard
Assault
Street
Thelma Watkins-Cato, 79
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9/17/11
7:22 p.m.
HT502027
8200 S. Stony Island Ave.
Avalon Park
Assault
Street
Thais Suarez, 78
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4/16/10
HS260300
1600 W. Balmoral Ave.
Edgewater
Asphyxia
Residence
Ralph Elliott, 79
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12/24/09
3:58 p.m.
HR704527
800 E. 47th St.
Kenwood
Gunshot
Parking lot/garage
Joe Washington, 79
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9/22/09
5:30 p.m.
HR551133
2200 S. Kildare Ave.
North Lawndale
Gunshot
Residence
Johnnie Washington, 77
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9/22/09
5:30 p.m.
HR551133
2200 S. Kildare Ave.
North Lawndale
Gunshot
Residence
Harlan Hayes, 77
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8/19/08
HP521585
6300 S. Ellis Ave.
Woodlawn
Arson
Apartment
Willie Anderson, 77
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8/5/08
5:58 p.m.
HP496021
2200 W. Monroe St.
Near West Side
Stabbing
Street
Tommye Freeman, 78
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7/3/08
6:35 p.m.
HP431484
7600 S. State St.
Greater Grand Crossing
Auto Crash
Street
Ivory Jackson, 77
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5/30/08
6:45 a.m.
HP364469
3500 S. Giles Ave.
Douglas
Assault
Nursing home/retirement home
Richard Capra, 78 1/3/07
HN104786
3000 S. Archer Ave.
Bridgeport
Assault
Apartment
Paul Goodson, 78
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12/8/06
3:14 p.m.
HM763064
500 W. Madison St.
Near West Side
Gunshot
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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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