Tracking homicides in Chicago

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Showing 40 homicides since Jan. 1, 2006.

Name, age +
story
Date, time +
case number
Block +
Community area
Cause +
Locale
Name Unknown, 46
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7/3/15 9100 S. Ashland Ave.
Washington Heights
Gunshot
Jose Hernandez, 26
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7/3/15 4900 S. Justine St.
New City
Gunshot
Name Unknown, 20
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7/3/15 2700 S. Karlov Ave.
South Lawndale
Gunshot
Name Unknown, 50
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7/1/15 3600 W. 16th St.
North Lawndale
Gunshot
Avery Williams, 22
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6/30/15 11100 S. Hamlet Ave.
Morgan Park
Gunshot
Vanessa V. Taylor, 49
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6/30/15 4300 W. Flournoy St.
West Garfield Park
Asphyxia
Name Unknown, 20
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6/29/15 2100 W. Sunnyside Ave.
Lincoln Square
Stabbing
Eric Turner, 21
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6/27/15 7300 S. Dorchester
South Shore
Gunshot
Joaquin Rocha, 32
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6/27/15 4500 S. Hermitage Ave.
New City
Gunshot
Name Unknown, 23
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6/21/15 6000 S. Justine St.
West Englewood
Stabbing
Name Unknown, 27
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6/21/15 100 N. Parkside Ave
Austin
Gunshot
Chad Harris, 18
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6/20/15 4200 W. Division St.
Humboldt Park
Gunshot
James Jones, 21
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6/20/15 8400 S. Colfax Ave.
South Chicago
Gunshot
Name Unknown, 43
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6/18/15 6600 S. Champlain Ave.
Woodlawn
Gunshot
Hammond Dawoudi, 23
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6/18/15 7900 S. State St.
Chatham
Gunshot
Arthur Wyatt, 55
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6/13/15 4200 S. Kedzie Ave.
Brighton Park
Assault
Kevin Ross, 35
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6/8/15
7:52 p.m.
HY293164
9200 S. Aberdeen St.
Washington Heights
Gunshot
Street
Steven Delatorre, 45
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6/3/15
4:50 p.m.
HY286550
1500 W. Chase Ave.
Rogers Park
Gunshot
Apartment
Quentin Thompson, 27
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3/31/15
HY201343
8800 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Chatham
Gunshot
Street
Talal Aljohani, 19
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3/15/15
4:49 a.m.
HY185125
5000 N. Harding Ave.
Albany Park
Stabbing
Apartment
Steve Paliatsos, 44
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5/4/10 5600 W. 47th St.
New City
Gunshot
Martin Groves, 41
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> Follow-up coverage
8/13/08
5:50 p.m.
HP511361
3100 W. 63rd St.
Chicago Lawn
Gunshot
Retail Store
Name Unknown, Unknown
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8/10/08
8:36 p.m.
HP505936
1000 E. 130th St.
Riverdale
Gunshot
Vehicle
Randy Cedeno, 20
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7/19/08
2:15 a.m.
HP461315
4600 W. Shakespeare Ave.
Belmont Cragin
Gunshot
Street
Michael Stewart, 44
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11/2/07
6:55 p.m.
HN685599
11600 S. Michigan Ave.
West Pullman
Strangling
Vacant property
Hassen Wali Sr., 70 10/7/07
1 p.m.
HN634292
5600 S. Damen Ave.
West Englewood
Gunshot
Residence
John Lambert, 25
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6/25/07 2700 S. California Ave.
East Garfield Park
Assault
Jail
Jerry Friend, 22
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6/2/07 8700 S. Princeton Ave.
Roseland
Gunshot
Herbert Cosey, 20
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6/2/07 8700 S. Princeton Ave.
Roseland
Gunshot
Brian Holman, 20
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12/24/06
1:15 a.m.
HM791801
700 S. Kenneth Ave.
West Garfield Park
Gunshot
Street
Eulalio Ramirez, 29 10/13/06
11:10 p.m.
HM658697
2100 N. Austin Ave.
Belmont Cragin
Auto Crash
Street
Humberto Davila, 33
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10/1/06
HM633355
100 E. Monroe St.
Loop
Asphyxia
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
Stanley Nevils II, 30
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7/13/06
11:36 p.m.
HM474070
1500 W. 87th St.
Auburn Gresham
Gunshot
Residence
Name Unknown, Unknown
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7/12/06 2300 S. Lumber St.
Lower West Side
Asphyxia
River
George Washington, 18
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1/1/06 6900 S. Kimbark Ave.
Greater Grand Crossing
Gunshot
Name Unknown, 34
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5/1/04 8100 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Chatham
Gunshot
Name Unknown, 34
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5/1/04 8100 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Chatham
Gunshot
Name Unknown, 34
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5/1/04 8100 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Chatham
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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