Tracking homicides in Chicago

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Showing 9 homicides since Jan. 1, 2006.

Name, age +
story
Date, time +
case number
Block +
Community area
Cause +
Locale
Cornelio Farfan, Unknown
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12/5/10
3 a.m.
HS646613
4700 S. Ada St.
New City
Gunshot
Alley
Name Unknown, Unknown
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6/8/10 5900 S. Aberdeen St.
Englewood
Assault
Timothy Pittman, Unknown
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8/29/08
3:22 p.m.
HP541868
4800 N. Sheridan Rd.
Uptown
Gunshot
Sidewalk
Name Unknown, Unknown
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8/10/08
8:36 p.m.
HP505936
1000 E. 130th St.
Riverdale
Gunshot
Vehicle
Name Unknown, Unknown 12/4/07
5:14 p.m.
HN742122
100 E. 77th St.
Greater Grand Crossing

Apartment
Name Unknown, Unknown
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7/22/06
6:13 p.m.
HM492478
2100 W. 53rd Pl.
New City
Gunshot
Street
Name Unknown, Unknown 7/19/06
HM482320
2700 W. 36th St.
Brighton Park

Street
Name Unknown, Unknown
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7/12/06 2300 S. Lumber St.
Lower West Side
Asphyxia
River
Name Unknown, Unknown 6/2/06
2:30 a.m.
HM388269
9900 S. Michigan Ave.
Roseland

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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.