Tracking homicides in Chicago

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Showing 31 homicides since Jan. 1, 2006.

Name, age +
story
Date, time +
case number
Block +
Community area
Cause +
Locale
Vanessa V. Taylor, 49
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6/30/15 4300 W. Flournoy St.
West Garfield Park
Asphyxia
Eddie Taylor, 22
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10/11/14
1:09 a.m.
HX463147
4400 W. Madison St.
West Garfield Park
Gunshot
Barber shop/beauty salon
Darren Foggey, 16
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7/23/14
9:40 p.m.
HX357680
6700 S. Artesian Ave.
Chicago Lawn
Gunshot
Street
Darren Ray, 42
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4/19/14
10:04 a.m.
HX229266
2900 W. Flournoy St.
East Garfield Park
Gunshot
Street
Valentino Taylor, 26
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3/31/14
10:10 p.m.
HX206223
11300 S. Forest Ave.
Roseland
Gunshot
Residence
Fredrick Taylor, 27
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6/9/13
1:08 a.m.
7200 S. Lafayette Ave.
Greater Grand Crossing
Gunshot
Expressway embankment
Johnny Taylor, 23
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1/9/13
1:06 a.m.
HW111381
100 S. Springfield Ave.
West Garfield Park
Gunshot
Alley
Taylor Fitting, 16
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11/12/12
11:35 p.m.
HV559550
11300 S. Stewart Ave.
Roseland
Gunshot
Street
Taylor Diorio, 17
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> Follow-up coverage
8/18/12
5:05 a.m.
HV435647
2400 W. 35th St.
Mckinley Park
Gunshot
Street
Marshaun Taylor, 16
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8/7/11
12:35 a.m.
HT435897
6900 S. Oakley Ave.
Chicago Lawn
Gunshot
Street
Kenneth Taylor, 24
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7/29/11
3:32 p.m.
HT421725
8200 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Chatham
Gunshot
Street
Lavarro Taylor, 26
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5/30/11
7:55 p.m.
HT321920
7600 S. Eberhart Ave.
Greater Grand Crossing
Gunshot
Street
Henry Taylor, 32
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5/20/11
6:20 p.m.
HT305737
4700 W. Van Buren St.
Austin
Gunshot
Sidewalk
Wesley Taylor, 23
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8/28/10
6:30 p.m.
HS487003
4400 W. Wilcox St.
West Garfield Park
Gunshot
Street
Johnny Taylor, 34
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8/15/10
9:10 p.m.
HS464438
9000 S. Commercial Ave.
South Chicago
Gunshot
Sidewalk
James Taylor, 23
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6/24/10
9:30 p.m.
HS377241
1700 W. 51st St.
New City
Stabbing
Sidewalk
Darren Johnson, 29
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11/1/09
9:12 p.m.
HR621079
6800 S. Aberdeen St.
Englewood
Gunshot
Sidewalk
Jamar Taylor, 26
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10/25/09
10:27 p.m.
HR608049
3900 W. Grenshaw St.
North Lawndale
Gunshot
Vehicle
Danny W. Taylor, 24
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4/5/09
11:13 p.m.
HR253677
6200 S. Campbell Ave.
Chicago Lawn
Gunshot
Residence
Nathaniel Taylor Jr., 39
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9/28/08
5:32 a.m.
HP597541
7900 S. Clyde Ave.
South Chicago
Gunshot
Street
Devon Taylor, 26
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8/21/08
12:33 a.m.
HP525528
5100 W. Chicago Ave.
Austin
Gunshot
Gas station
Dorothy Taylor, 71
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6/16/08
12:26 p.m.
HP398366
7200 S. Coles Ave.
South Shore
Strangling
Other
Anthony Taylor, 32
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6/13/08
2:53 a.m.
HP392058
2900 S. State St.
Douglas
Gunshot
CHA parking lot/grounds
Sharkeila Taylor, 15
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5/26/08
10:49 p.m.
HP358219
1400 E. 69th Pl.
South Shore
Gunshot
Street
Channon Taylor, 18
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3/8/08
5:54 p.m.
HP214809
1800 S. Lawndale Ave.
North Lawndale
Gunshot
Street
Howard Taylor, 19
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8/13/07
9:18 p.m.
HN527400
800 E. 130th St.
Riverdale
Gunshot
Street
Kiarah Taylor, 4 months
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7/15/07
4 p.m.
HN469388
8200 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Chatham
Child Abuse
Residence
Mack Taylor, 49
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6/16/07
11:34 p.m.
HN410322
1800 W. Marquette Rd.
West Englewood
Stabbing
Street
Oliver Taylor, 50 5/7/07
11:57 p.m.
HN325419
2200 N. Damen Ave.
Logan Square
Assault
Street
Veronica Taylor, 25
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5/25/06
10:26 p.m.
HM373412
9000 S. Escanaba Ave.
South Chicago
Gunshot
Apartment
Darren Taylor, 14 2/20/06
3:45 a.m.
HM190337
7200 S. Ridgeland Ave.
South Shore
Gunshot
Gangway

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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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